Corporate Governance - Board of Directors

Gerald (Gerry) K. Perkel
President and Chief Executive Officer
Director Since September 2005
Mr. Perkel has served as President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company since September 2005. At that time, Mr. Perkel was also elected to the Board of Directors. Mr. Perkel served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Merant PLC, a provider of ECM (enterprise change management) software, from 2001 to 2004, when the company was acquired by Serena Software. Mr. Perkel served as president of the Office Printing Business at Xerox from 2000 to 2001. Prior to that, Mr. Perkel was President of the Color Printing and Imaging Business at Tektronix, Inc. from 1995 to 2000. Mr. Perkel brings the experience of a long career in operational and leadership roles in public technology companies and offers the Board additional insight regarding the Company’s markets, technologies, business operations and management, and employee skills and abilities.

J. Michael Gullard
Chairman
Director Since November 2006
Mr. Gullard is the founder and a General Partner of Cornerstone Management, a family of technology focused venture capital funds. Mr. Gullard received a BA from Stanford University and an MBA from the Graduate School of Business at Stanford University. Mr. Gullard also serves on the Board of Directors of JDA Software, Inc., Dyntek, Inc., Selectica Inc., Proxim Corp., and Ditech Network, Inc. Mr. Gullard brings to the Board broad and significant entrepreneurial experience as a long time venture capital investor in technology companies. Mr. Gullard also brings extensive experience as a board member of a number of private and public technology companies.


Richard S. Hill
Director Since June 2013
Mr. Hill retired as Chairman/CEO of Novellus Systems in June 2012. Mr. Hill was CEO of Novellus Systems from December 1993 until June 2012. He was Chairman of Novellus Systems from May 1996 until his retirement in June 2012. Mr. Hill serves on the Board of Directors of Arrow Electronics, Inc., LSI, Inc., Cabot Microelectronics Corporation and Tessera, Inc. Mr. Hill holds a Bachelor of Science degree in bioengineering from the University of Illinois and a Masters of Business Administration from Syracuse University. Mr. Hill brings to the Board extensive experience as a chief executive and board member of public technology companies.

Sam Khoury
Director Since June 2013
Mr. Khoury founded and has been a senior partner with RSK Enterprises, an acquisition and turnaround management company, since 2001. Mr. Khoury has been a turnaround CEO for more than 20 years and has grown, turned around, and recreated value in 17 manufacturing and distribution companies. Prior to forming RSK Enterprises, Mr. Khoury spent several years working for Fortune 500 companies. He began his career in financial management with NBC, before moving into financial and strategic planning with Avery Label Company and ultimately into healthcare in financial and general management positions within Omnicare, Inc. Mr. Khoury received a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Southern California (USC), an MBA from the USC Marshall School of Business, and a Juris Doctor from Loyola Law School. He is a non-active member of the California Bar. Mr. Khoury brings significant turnaround and operational expertise to the Board.

Harold Hughes
Director Since February 2014
Mr. Hughes has more than 30 years of experience in the high technology industry. Previously, he served as the Chief Executive Officer and President at Rambus Inc. from January 2005 to June 2012. Mr. Hughes founded and served as Chief Executive Officer of Pandesic, a provider of web-based SAP systems, which was sold to SAP AG. He also founded and served as the Vice President of Intel Capital, Intel's venture investment operation. Mr. Hughes has held various board positions with major multi-national companies, including Cortina Systems, Pandesic Company, View, Inc., Cresta Technology Corporation, Berkeley Technology Ltd., Finisar Corp., and Rambus Inc. Mr. Hughes holds an MBA from the University of Michigan and a BA in Liberal Arts from the University of Wisconsin.