DAVIS, Calif., March 19, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Marrone Bio Innovations, Inc. (MBI) (Nasdaq:MBII), a leading global provider of bio-based pest management and plant health products, announced it has hired Linda V. Moore in the newly created general counsel position. She previously served as General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer for Merix Corp., Phoenix Technologies, and Jabil Circuit, in addition to being co-founder and principal of The Moore Group. Moore brings extensive experience in the areas of intellectual property, securities regulations and compliance, corporate governance, labor relations, and litigation management. She also has managed international tax, labor, and facilities issues with expatriate and extended assignments in Europe, Asia and Latin America.
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"Linda brings a very valuable set of skills to MBI. Her broad corporate experience in the critical issues facing a rapidly growing company such as ours is outstanding. She will be a great addition to our leadership team," comments Pam Marrone, CEO of Marrone Bio Innovations. She adds, "And, as MBI continues to expand outside the U.S., her background in international operations will become increasingly more important."
Moore earned her J.D. at Michigan State University School of Law.
About Marrone Bio Innovations
Marrone Bio Innovations, Inc. (Nasdaq:MBII) is a leading provider of bio-based pest management and plant health products for the agriculture, turf and ornamental, and water treatment markets. Our effective and environmentally responsible solutions help customers operate more sustainably while controlling pests, improving plant health, and increasing crop yields. We have a proprietary discovery process, a rapid development platform, and a robust pipeline of pest management and plant health product candidates. At Marrone Bio Innovations we are dedicated to pioneering better biopesticides that support a better tomorrow for users around the globe. For more information, please visit www.marronebio.com.
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