FREMONT, Calif., Sept. 10, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Identiv (NASDAQ:INVE) today announced the following changes to its executive team and board of directors:
- Steven Humphreys has been appointed chief executive officer and remains a member of the board of directors.
- Jason Hart continues to serve as president, and will increase his focus on product innovation, sales and marketing and remains a member of the board of directors.
- James Ousley, a current member of the board of directors, has been appointed independent chairman.
"Over the past two years, Jason and the team have led Identiv's transformation from a group of disparate small companies to a single well-funded identity technology leader. Our combined management team brings together people with a track record of growth, customer focus, profit, operational excellence and product leadership," said Steven Humphreys, CEO, Identiv.
"With industry leading products and first class partners to deliver its identity solutions, the company is well positioned to drive the next generation of global premises, enterprise security and everyday items in the marketplace," said Jason Hart, President, Identiv. "I am thrilled to be working with Steve again, as Identiv continues to utilize its assets and new market position to scale the business and bring innovative solutions to new customers."
"We believe the deep experience of our board members facilitates strong shareholder representation amidst our progressive business and marketplace," said Jim Ousley, Chairman, Identiv.
Identiv is a global security technology company that establishes identity in the connected world, including premises, information, and everyday items. CIOs, CSOs, and product departments rely upon Identiv's trusted identity solutions to reduce risk, achieve compliance, and protect brand identity. Identiv's trust solutions are implemented using standards-driven products and technology, such as digital certificates, trusted authentication, mobility, and cloud services. For more information, visit identiv.com.
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