|[March 03, 2014]
Richard Nottenburg Elected to Violin Memory Board of Directors
SANTA CLARA, Calif. --(Business Wire)--
Memory®, Inc., (NYSE:VMEM), a leader in persistent memory-based
storage solutions, today announced that Dr. Richard N. Nottenburg has
been elected to its Board of Directors, effective February 28, 2014. Dr.
Nottenburg is a business consultant and private investor working with
early-stage and established technology companies in the semiconductor,
software and wireless communications industries.
Kevin DeNuccio (News - Alert), Violin Memory president and chief executive officer,
said, "I'm very pleased to welcome Dr. Nottenburg to the Violin board.
Rich brings extensive leadership experience as a CEO and Fortune 500
senior executive, along with deep technical insight and public company
governance experience that will be an asset to the Board as we focus on
executing our strategy to create value for our stakeholders."
Dr. Nottenburg's prior management experience includes serving as the
chief executive officer of two public companies, Sonus Networks, Inc.
and Multilink Technology Corporation. He also held various executive
officer positions with Motorola (News - Alert), Inc., ultimately serving as its
Executive Vice President, Chief Strategy Officer and Chief Technology
In addition to Violin Memory, Dr. Nottenburg currently serves on the
boards of Aeroflex (News - Alert) Holding Corp. (NYSE:ARX), PMC-Sierra, Inc.
(NASDAQ:PMCS) and Verint Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:VRNT).
Dr.�Nottenburg holds a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Polytechnic
Institute of New York University, an M.S. in Electrical Engineering from
Colorado State University, and a Doctor of Science in Electrical
Engineering from the Ecole Polytechnique F�d�rale de Lausanne in
About Violin Memory
Violin Memory (NYSE:VMEM) enables businesses to access real-time
information by delivering memory-based storage solutions that close the
compute storage gap. Named by Gartner (News - Alert) Inc. as the 2012 market share
leader in flash-based storage systems, Violin Memory brings storage
performance in-line with demanding, high-speed applications, servers and
networks at disk economics. Violin Memory solutions are optimized from
the ground up to leverage the inherent capabilities of flash memory,
enabling performance of memory at compelling economics for
business-critical applications, virtualized environments and big data in
enterprise data centers. Founded in 2005, Violin Memory is headquartered
in Santa Clara, California. For more information, visit�www.violin-memory.com.
Forward Looking Statements
This press release contains forward-looking statements within the
meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995,
including statements regarding Violin Memory's efforts to execute on its
strategy to create value for its stakeholders. There are a significant
number of factors that could cause actual results to differ materially
from statements made in this press release, including: Violin Memory's
history of large purchases by a limited number of customers; its limited
operating history, particularly as a new public company; risks
associated with a transition in executive leadership; its relationship
with Toshiba (News - Alert) as its sole supplier of flash-based memory; as well as
general market, political, economic and business conditions. Additional
risks and uncertainties that could affect Violin Memory's financial
results are included under the captions "Risk Factors" and "Management's
Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of
Operations," in the company's quarterly report on Form 10-Q, which was
filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, and is available
on the Company's investor relations website at investor.violin-memory.com
and on the SEC's website at www.sec.gov.
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