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OCZ Appoints Steve Lee as New SVP of Product Management, BU General for PSU Division

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OCZ Technology Group, Inc., a leading provider of high-performance solid-state drives (SSDs) and power supplies for computing devices and systems, today announced the appointment of Steve Lee as Senior Vice President of Product Management and BU General Manager for power supplies.

“We are pleased to announce Steve Lee’s new position as he is an expert in the power management field and an excellent addition to our executive team,” said Ryan Petersen, CEO of OCZ Technology Group. “Steve’s extensive experience in power supply design and product management will help OCZ to enhance our position and expand the company’s PSU product offerings in both the consumer and commercial markets.”

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tl;dr: OCZ bagged Corsair's PSU head-honcho. It already has PCP&C's team. Expect awesome PSUs in the near future.
 
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I thought it was like Intel appointing will.i.am as "Creative Director." :laugh:
 

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I thought it was like Intel appointing will.i.am as "Creative Director." :laugh:
thats just marketing bullshit :laugh:

Expecting great things from OCZ soon ;)
 

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OCZ is already producing good PSUs, not as great as Corsair, but good enough for me to recommend them as budget alternatives. Hope this will signal the end of "Corsair is teh best, no one comes close" mentality among the general crowd.
 

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exactly, i have owned 7 ocz psus and one Cheiftec, They have all been cheap and extremely good
 

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Weird that the 'OCZ fraud paper' didn't make it onto this site.
 

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Weird that the 'OCZ fraud paper' didn't make it onto this site.
i saw that, doesn't affect end user and plus in business people spread rumors in order to affect share prices and make quick bucks.
Most likely untrue/dumb comments in the first place
 

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i saw that, doesn't affect end user and plus in business people spread rumors in order to affect share prices and make quick bucks.
Most likely untrue/dumb comments in the first place
Well it could definitely affect the user in the long run..
I see they are making some acquisitions of talent but it brings into question what the actual value and stability of the company is.

The paper is certainly written to make quick bucks; some of it is conjecture, some of it not entirely true, but it does have points that are valid, and mirror my own concerns about the company in general.

The company's stock price has jumped from 1.88 to 10.48 in 8 months and then evaporated by 27% from that high in the past two weeks.
 

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OCZ is already producing good PSUs, not as great as Corsair, but good enough for me to recommend them as budget alternatives. Hope this will signal the end of "Corsair is teh best, no one comes close" mentality among the general crowd.
Those in the know buy Enermax anyway.
 

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tl;dr: OCZ bagged Corsair's PSU head-honcho. It already has PCP&C's team. Expect awesome PSUs in the near future.
PCP&C is history. They might have had great PSU's but considering how long OCZ owns them, they could have released something half decent till now. Instead, pretty much all OCZ PSU's were mediocre at best.