Iteris, Inc. (NASDAQ: ITI), the global leader in applied informatics for transportation and agriculture, today announced that Kevin C. Daly, Ph.D. has informed the Board of his intention if elected to serve on the Iteris Board of Directors until March 31, 2020, at which time he will step down from the Board. Iteris will retain a nationally recognized executive search firm to assist in the process of identifying independent candidates to serve as Dr Daly’s replacement.
Thomas L. Thomas, chairman of the Board, said: “The Company and the Board have benefited from Kevin’s valuable insights, guidance and leadership. We thank Kevin for his years of service to Iteris and for assisting us in providing an orderly transition period. The Board looks forward to finding a replacement with the knowledge, experience and skills to match the needs of our business as we grow and evolve. Further, the Company remains committed to implementing best practices in corporate governance, including the continuous refreshment of our Board.”
Dr Daly said: “I am honored to have served on the Board of Iteris for many years, during which time the Company has accumulated a valuable portfolio of intellectual property. While I remain very excited and enthusiastic about the Company’s future, I want to spend more time with my family and focus on other business pursuits. I look forward to the transition to another director who can help the Company achieve its future goals.”
About Iteris, Inc.
Iteris is the global leader in applied informatics for transportation and agriculture, turning big data into big breakthrough solutions. We collect, aggregate and analyze data on traffic, roads, weather, water, soil and crops to generate precise informatics that lead to safer transportation and smarter farming. Municipalities, government agencies, crop science companies, farmers and agronomists around the world use our solutions to make roads safer and travel more efficient, as well as farmlands more sustainable, healthy and productive. Visit www.iteris.com for more information and join the conversation on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook.
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