Reaction Design announced that Neil Rappaport has joined its board of directors. The San Diego-based company enables transportation manufacturers and energy companies to achieve their clean technology goals by automating the analysis of chemical processes via computer simulation and modeling solutions,
Rappaport spent 17 years as vice president of sales for Vitesse (Nasdaq: VTSS), where he built a worldwide sales team and helped grow revenues from inception to over $500 million. Prior to Vitesse, Rappaport was national sales manager of North American sales for San Diego-based AMCC (Nasdaq: AMCC), where he was a member of the founding team. Most recently, he has been involved with a number of venture-backed companies through his association with WindwardVentures and ArcturusCapital.