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    1. Evogene Appoints a New Member to Board of Directors and a New Chief Operating Officer

      Evogene Appoints a New Member to Board of Directors and a New Chief Operating Officer

       Evogene Ltd. (NYSE:EVGN) (TASE:EVGN), a leading biotechnology company for the improvement of crop productivity and economics for the food, feed and fuel industries, announced today the appointment of Ms. Sarit Firon to the Company's Board of Directors and the appointment of Mr. Yuval Ben-Galim as Chief Operating Officer, replacing Mr. Assaf Kacen.....

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    2. Entegra Financial Corp. Elects Craig A. Fowler to Board of Directors

      Entegra Financial Corp. Elects Craig A. Fowler to Board of Directors

      Entegra Financial Corp. Elects Craig A. Fowler to Board of Directors August 02, 2016 16:30 ET | Source: Entegra Financial Corp. FRANKLIN, N.C., Aug. 02, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Entegra Financial Corp. (NASDAQ: ENFC ) (the “Company”), the holding company for Entegra Bank (the “Bank”), announced that Craig A. Fowler has been elected to the Boards of Directors of the Company and the Bank....

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    3. Rob Bender Joins AlphaPoint Board of Directors

      Rob Bender Joins AlphaPoint Board of Directors

      Mr. Bender brings to AlphaPoint over 20 years of experience in financial and operational leadership.  Most recently, he served as EVP & CFO of Axioma, where he helped lead the company from a 12-person startup into a leading Wall Street analytics provider.  During his tenure, Axioma realized 50X revenue growth, raised $100 million in capital, and increased its headcount tenfold ...

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    4. Agile Therapeutics Appoints Seth H. Z. Fischer to its Board of Directors

      Agile Therapeutics Appoints Seth H. Z. Fischer to its Board of Directors

      Agile Therapeutics Appoints Seth H. Z. Fischer to its Board of Directors Industry Veteran Brings Significant Management and Commercial Experience July 28, 2016 16:11 ET | Source: Agile Therapeutics, Inc. PRINCETON, N.J., Agile Therapeutics, Inc., (Nasdaq: AGRX ) today announced the appointment of Seth H. Z. Fischer to the Company's Board of Directors, effective July 28, 2016. Mr. Fischer will serve on Agile’s Compensation and Nominating & Corporate Governance Committees......

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    5. Blue Calypso Appoints Hal Brierley as Chairman of the Board

      Blue Calypso Appoints Hal Brierley as Chairman of the Board

      Learning & Support Blue Calypso Appoints Hal Brierley as Chairman of the Board 30-Year Veteran and Loyalty Advisor to Fortune 500 Consumer Brands Appointed Chairman of Blue Calypso to Accelerate Rollout of Mobile Engagement Platform July 26, 2016 08:31 ET | Source: Blue Calypso DALLAS, July 26, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Blue Calypso, Inc. (OTCQB:BCYP), an innovator of mobile consumer activation, engagement and social advocacy solutions for manufacturers and brick-and-mortar retailers, has appointed Harold ‘Hal’ Brierley, as chairman of the board of directors, succeeding Founder and CEO Andrew Levi, who will remain on the board as a director and continue as ...

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    6. Cohera Medical, Inc.® Appoints Paul Thomas to its Board of Directors

      Cohera Medical, Inc.® Appoints Paul Thomas to its Board of Directors

      Paul is a proven industry leader with extensive strategic and operational expertise that will support Cohera Medical’s success as it continues to bring new and innovative products to the market,” said Ali Satvat, Member of KKR and Chairman of the Board of Directors of Cohera Medical.  “We are thrilled to have Paul join our team...

       

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    7. Compensation for Outside Corporate Directors Increased Moderately in 2015

      Compensation for Outside Corporate Directors Increased Moderately in 2015

      According to Willis Towers Watson’s annual analysis of director compensation at Fortune 500 companies, median total direct compensation for directors climbed 3% last year, to $263,500, an increase from nearly $255,000 in 2014. Total compensation, which includes cash pay, and annual or recurring stock awards, had increased 4% the previous year. The median value of cash compensation increased 6% in 2015, to more than $108,000. Meanwhile, the value of stock compensation rose 3% at the median, to almost $150,000 ...

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    8. Former Assistant U.S. Attorney Andrew Porter Joins Drinker Biddle

      Former Assistant U.S. Attorney Andrew Porter Joins Drinker Biddle

      Former Assistant U.S. Attorney Andrew Porter Joins Drinker Biddle Continues expansion of White Collar Defense and Corporate Investigations team July 06, 2016 10:42 ET | Source: Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP PHILADELPHIA, July 06, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP has continued the expansion of its White Collar Defense and Corporate Investigations team with the addition of former Assistant U.S. Attorney, Andrew C. Porter. He joins as a partner residing in the firm’s Chicago office.....

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    9. Global Power Announces Appointment of Nelson Obus to its Board of Directors

      Global Power Announces Appointment of Nelson Obus to its Board of Directors

       Global Power Equipment Group Inc. (OTC:GLPW) (“Global Power”) today announced that it has appointed Nelson Obus, President of Wynnefield Capital, Inc., to its Board of Directors. Charles Macaluso, Chairman of the Board, commented, “We look forward to benefiting from Nelson’s breadth of experience as we work to rebuild value ...

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    10. VBL Therapeutics Announces Appointment of Dr. Rachel W. Humphrey to Head of the Scientific Advisory Board

      VBL Therapeutics Announces Appointment of Dr. Rachel W. Humphrey to Head of the Scientific Advisory Board

      VBL Therapeutics, a clinical-stage biotechnology company focused on the discovery, development and commercialization of first-in-class treatments for cancer, today announced the appointment of Rachel W. Humphrey, MD, PhD, an expert in oncology drug development and one of the pioneers of the immuno-oncology field, to head of the Company’s Scientific Advisory Board ...

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    11. Cesca Therapeutics Appoints Mark Bagnall to Its Board of Directors

      Cesca Therapeutics Appoints Mark Bagnall to Its Board of Directors

      Cesca Therapeutics Inc. (www.cescatherapeutics.com) is engaged in the research, development, and commercialization of cellular therapies and delivery systems for use in regenerative medicine. The Company is a leader in the development and manufacture of automated blood and bone marrow processing systems that enable the separation, processing and preservation of cell and tissue therapeutics.....

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    12. Bojangles’, Inc. Welcomes New Board Member

      Bojangles’, Inc. Welcomes New Board Member

      Bojangles’, Inc. Names William A. Kussell Non-Executive Chairman of the Board June 17, 2016 16:15 ET | Source: Bojangles', Inc. CHARLOTTE, N.C., Effective June 8, 2016, following its annual meeting of stockholders, Bojangles’, Inc. (NASDAQ: BOJA ) named William A. Kussell to the position of Non-Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors. Mr. Kussell assumes the role from James (“Randy”) Kibler, who will continue to serve as a director on the company’s Board..........

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    13. OceanFirst Financial Corp. Announces Plans to Transition Chairman of the Board of Directors

      OceanFirst Financial Corp. Announces Plans to Transition Chairman of the Board of Directors

      OceanFirst Financial Corp., the holding company for OceanFirst Bank, today announced that John R. Garbarino has decided to step down from his responsibilities as Chairman of the Board effective December 31, 2016, and upon his recommendation the Board of Directors has designated President and Chief Executive Officer Christopher D. Maher as Chairman ...

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    14. Pinnacle Entertainment Elects Carlos Ruisanchez to Its Board of Directors

      Pinnacle Entertainment Elects Carlos Ruisanchez to Its Board of Directors

      Mr. Ruisanchez joined Pinnacle in August 2008 as its Executive Vice President, Strategic Planning and Development. He was promoted to Chief Financial Officer in 2011, and named President in 2013.  In his current role, Mr. Ruisanchez is responsible for managing the financial and administrative functions of the finance department ...

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    15. Wingstop Inc. Appoints Wesley McDonald to Board of Directors

      Wingstop Inc. Appoints Wesley McDonald to Board of Directors

      Wingstop Inc. (NASDAQ:WING) today announced that Wesley McDonald has been appointed to the Company’s Board of Directors as an independent director, effective May 18, 2016.  Mr. McDonald will also serve on the Audit Committee.  Inclusive of this appointment, Wingstop’s Board of Directors now consists of seven members......

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    16. Dr. Jerry Karabelas Appointed to REGENXBIO Board of Directors

      Dr. Jerry Karabelas Appointed to REGENXBIO Board of Directors

      ROCKVILLE, Md., May 27, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- REGENXBIO Inc., a leading biotechnology company in gene therapy, today announced the appointment of Jerry Karabelas, Ph.D., to its board of directors. "Jerry is an experienced biopharmaceutical leader who brings to REGENXBIO more than 20 years of success in key strategic, operational, commercial, research and development, and board roles," said Don Hayden, Chairman of REGENXBIO's board of directors...

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    17. Kingdom Ridge Capital Founder Christopher Zepf to Join AppliedMicro Board

      Kingdom Ridge Capital Founder Christopher Zepf to Join AppliedMicro Board

      SUNNYVALE, Calif., May 14, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Applied Micro Circuits Corporation (Nasdaq:AMCC), also known as AppliedMicro, announced today that it has invited long-time AMCC investor Christopher Zepf to join its Board of Directors. The appointment of the founder and Managing Principal of Kingdom Ridge Capital, LLC to the AppliedMicro Board will be formalized at the upcoming directors' meeting on May 20, 2015. "I am pleased to welcome Chris to our Board of Directors...

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