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Nominating Committee

It is the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee’s duty to (i) recommend to our board of directors nominations of persons for election by our Common Stockholders to our board of directors, (ii) create procedures for identification of nominees, (iii) consider and recommend to the board of directors criteria for nomination to our board of directors, (iv) receive and consider nominations submitted by our stockholders, (v) review and make recommendations with respect to director compensation, and (vi) oversee the self-evaluation of the board of directors and the Compensation Committee’s evaluations as to the performance of management as reported to the board of directors.

  • Clifford Press

    Clifford Press is an experienced governance oriented investor, and has served on the Boards of numerous public companies in the course of his career. He currently serves as a director of Newcastle Investment Corp (NYSE:NCT) and Quantum Corporation (NYSE:QTM).

    Associated Committees

    • Nominating Committee

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  • Arnaud Ajdler

    Arnaud Ajdler has served as the managing partner of Engine Capital LP, a value-oriented investment firm focused on companies going through changes, since February 2013. He was previously a partner at Crescendo Partners, a value-oriented activist investment firm, from 2005–2013.

    Associated Committees

    • Compensation Committee

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  • Thomas G. Apel

    Thomas G. Apel, Chairman of the Board, is Chief Executive Officer of VLN, Inc., a non-conforming mortgage lending operation in Edmond, Oklahoma. He is also a research affiliate with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, currently focused on business model taxonomy and IT portfolio strategies.

    Associated Committees

    • Nominating Committee

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