Scotts Valley, CA – February 1, 2021

Effective Jan. 25th, 2021, Nir Merry has joined DDI as CEO

Digital Dynamics, Inc. (DDI), a leader in the design and manufacture of custom electronics, is pleased to introduce Mr. Nir Merry as our new Chief Executive Officer (CEO).

Mr. Merry joins DDI with over 30 years of hardware and software experience developing processes and controls for semiconductor manufacturing.

A long-time Applied Materials executive, Mr. Merry’s career has resulted in over 30 patents. He holds BS and MS degrees in Mechanical Engineering from the University of California, Berkeley.

Mr. Merry replaces Daryl Gault, who will retire after 24 years with DDI. While CEO, Mr. Gault transitioned the company to Employee Owned through an Employee Stock Ownership Program (ESOP). Mr. Gault will continue his duties as Chairman of the Board.

DDI builds control electronics and related products in Scotts Valley, CA, for capital equipment in semiconductor and photovoltaic wafer fabrication, metrology, and research markets.

DDI is currently shipping our next generation of I/O controllers called the SuperIOr® Controller. SuperIOr is designed for applications that may require high speed (8kHz) plus large (>1000) distributed I/O counts with sub-millisecond response times and configurable safety interlocks. More information is available at

Digital Dynamics, Inc., 5 Victor Square, Scotts Valley, CA 95066, 831-438-4444
HR: Jessyca Hallett, Head of Human Resources, 831-438-4444
Sales: Tony DiLeonardo VP, Sales & Marketing, 831-269-5951