Michele Landry

Michele Landry has 25 years of experience in public relations, corporate and marketing communications. At Spansion, now Cypress Semiconductor Corp., she led corporate and product PR, branding, executive communications, employee communications, industry analyst relations, marketing communications, social media and web. Prior to Spansion, she held senior communications roles at Openwave Systems, Weber Shandwick and Golin Harris Communications. Her client experience includes work with organizations including Cisco Webex, IBM, NEC, Sybase and J.D. Edwards. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Southern Methodist University and a Master of International Management degree from Thunderbird School of Global Management.
Articles by Michele Landry
  • Drivers Love Car Technology, But What Else Do They Value?

    In a world where cars are equipped with an endless amount of technology features, many drivers still value the little things. Spansion recently conducted a survey with over 550 respondents to determine what drivers love about their cars and their sentiments toward current and future car technologies. Our survey found that technologies, including Web connectivity

  • Drivers & Their Cars: A Love Story

    It’s that time of year again – love is in the air! While everyone is putting in their last minute orders for the perfect bouquet of flowers or box of chocolates, we at Spansion are focused on showing the same devotion to one of the most important things in a lot of consumers’ lives –

  • Putting the Focus on Corporate Social Responsibility in 2014

    Every year around this time, you hear the phrase ‘tis the season for giving. For Spansion employees, this is something that we think about all year round. Corporate citizenship is at our core and operating in a responsible and accountable manner enables us to make a larger impact in our local communities and the larger

  • Survey: Why Do You Love Your Car? Let Us Know and You Could Win a $500 Auto Prize Package

    Did you know that according to the National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA), 16 million new cars and light trucks will be purchased or leased in the United States in 2015? The number might seem high at first, but with all the technology developments going into new cars, it’s really not surprising to think that many

  • Spansion Energy Harvesting PMIC Recognized at CTIA 2014 Emerging Technology Awards

    This week at CTIA’s Super Mobility Week, Spansion was awarded second place at the E-Tech Award in the M2M, IoT, Sensors, RFID & NFC category for its MB39C811, part of the Energy Harvesting PMIC family. The E-Tech Award winners represent the most innovative emerging mobile services, solutions and technology from areas such as the cloud,

  • Tech with Flash

    Welcome to Austin – the home of Spansion’s manufacturing facility (Fab 25) where we manufacture products that go in embedded devices we all rely on in our daily lives. These devices continue to get more creative and innovative. You can see many of them here in Austin at the South by SouthWest conference—or as locals and regulars spell it, SXSW.

  • Welcome to Core & Code: Spansion’s New Blog and Digital Magazine

    As our capabilities have grown with the addition of microcontrollers, analog and mixed signal products and technologies, so must the content that we deliver.  It’s my pleasure to introduce you to our new blog – Core & Code. In this blog, our thought leaders will share their insights and opinions on a broad range of

  • Worldwide Community Involvement Part of Spansion’s Culture

    It’s the time of the year where we reflect on what we achieved at Spansion in 2013.  In addition to the many milestones we achieved in new products, partnerships and customer achievements, the one that is ingrained into the culture at Spansion is community involvement.  Spansion employees around the world spend approximately 6,000 hours annually

  • Energy Harvesting – What Will Be the Catalyst for Embedded Designers to Start Developing New Applications?

    I attended the Embedded Technology Conference in Japan last week where embedded systems vendors, including Spansion, showed off their latest products. One of my favorite demos at the show was energy harvesting – using vibration, lights and temperature as sources of energy.

  • Smart Home Photo Contest: Week 1

    We’re one week into the Smart Home Photo Contest and we’re already starting to see some great entries.

  • What Does Spansion Do?

    I’m regularly asked by my friends outside of the industry, what does Spansion do?  I can tell them that we are the leading supplier of Flash memory for embedded systems.  Or that our products power many of the electronics you interact with every day—in your car, across networks, in medical and industrial systems as well

  • ‘Tis the Season

    For many of us, December brings thoughts of holidays, spending time with friends and family and giving back to the community. 

  • How Has Technology Affected Your Life? Share Your Perspective in Our New Tech Trends Survey … and Enter to Win a New iPad!

    Spansion is launching a Secret Memory of Things campaign to highlight the perspective of industry thought leaders and consumers on how technology and Flash-enabled devices are shaping today’s increasingly mobile, “Internet of Things” connected world. 

  • Memories Matter: Sunnyvale Centennial Celebration & Memories in Your Everyday Lives

    It’s exciting living in Silicon Valley and seeing and being a part of developing the next technologies that will shape how we live, work and play in the future. However, sometimes we need to step back and appreciate the impact of the past and remember.

  • Corporate Social Responsibility: Building Stronger Communities

    When I lived in Australia, I was amazed at the strong sense of community in my son’s school and the area where we lived. Working and living in Silicon Valley, it is easy to get caught up in our busy lives and not have time to volunteer and give back to the communities where we