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Kenneth H. Traub

Chairman of Directors

MRV Communications Inc

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MRV Communications Inc

20415 Nordhoff St.

Chatsworth, California,91311

United States

Company Description

MRV Communications, Inc. ("MRV") is a leading provider of network equipment and services, and optical components. MRV's networking business provides equipment used by commercial customers, governments and telecommunications service providers, and includes swit... more.

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Background Information

Employment History

Managing Partner

Raging Capital Management LLC


President and Chief Executive Officer

Ethos Management LLC


Designee

Foxhill


Position, Board

Settlement Agreement


President and Chief Operating Officer

ABHS


President and Chief Executive Officer

American Bank Note Holographics Inc


General Partner

Rosemark


Vice President

JDSU Corporation


Vice President

Trans-Resources , Inc.


Affiliations

iPass Inc

Board Member


Phoenix Technologies Ltd.

Board Member


MIPS Technologies , Inc.

Board Member


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Member of the Board of Directors - Chairman of Strategic Committee


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Board Member


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Board Member


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Board Member


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Committee Composition and Charters

Board Member


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Board Member


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Board Member


Voxware , Inc.

Co-Founder


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Board Member


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Board Member


Education

B.A.

Emory College


Masters

Business Administration

Harvard Business School


Masters

Business Administration

Harvard Graduate School of Business Administration


Masters in Business Administration degree

Harvard University


Web References(78 Total References)


Governance - Board- Investor Relations - DSP Group

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Kenneth H. Traub - Director
Kenneth was appointed as a director in 2012. Currently serving as President and Chief Executive Officer of Ethos Management, a private investment and consulting firm, Kenneth also serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors of MRV Communications, a global supplier of optical communications systems and services. In addition, Kenneth is a member of the Board of Directors of iPass, a leading global supplier of mobility services for enterprises and carriers, and MIPS Technologies, a provider of industry-standard processor architectures and cores. Previously, Kenneth served as President, Chief Executive Officer and a member of the Board of Directors of American Bank Note Holographics, a publicly traded product and document security company. Kenneth also served as a member of the Board of Directors of Phoenix Technologies.


Committee Composition - Intermolecular, Inc.

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Kenneth H. Traub
Mr. Traub serves as a Managing Partner of Raging Capital Management, LLC ("Raging Capital") a diversified investment firm. Previously, Mr. Traub was President and Chief Executive Officer of Ethos Management LLC, and, he served as an Affiliate Partner of Rosemark Capital, a private equity firm. Mr. Traub also served as President and Chief Executive Officer of American Bank Note Holographics, Inc. (ABNH), a leading global supplier of optical security devices for the protection of documents and products against counterfeiting. Following the sale of ABNH, he served as Vice President of JDS Uniphase Corp., a global leader in optical technologies and telecommunications. Mr. Traub previously co-founded Voxware, Inc., a pioneer in voice over Internet protocol communication technologies, and served as its Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. He also he served as Vice President of Trans-Resources, Inc., a multi-national holding company and investment manager. Mr. Traub currently serves on the boards of directors of MRV Communications, Inc., a leading provider of packet and optical communications network equipment, DSP Group, Inc., a leading global provider of wireless chipset solutions for converged communications, Athersys, Inc., a biotechnology company engaged in the discovery and development of therapeutic product candidates, and A. M. Castle & Co., a specialty metals and plastics distribution company. He previously served on the boards of directors of Phoenix Technologies, Inc., iPass, Inc., MIPS Technologies, Inc., Xyratex Limited, and Vitesse Semiconductor Corporation. Kenneth H. Traub Kenneth H. Traub Mr. Traub serves as a Managing Partner of Raging Capital Management, LLC ("Raging Capital") a diversified investment firm. Previously, Mr. Traub was President and Chief Executive Officer of Ethos Management LLC, and, he served as an Affiliate Partner of Rosemark Capital, a private equity firm. Mr. Traub also served as President and Chief Executive Officer of American Bank Note Holographics, Inc. (ABNH), a leading global supplier of optical security devices for the protection of documents and products against counterfeiting. Following the sale of ABNH, he served as Vice President of JDS Uniphase Corp., a global leader in optical technologies and telecommunications. Mr. Traub previously co-founded Voxware, Inc., a pioneer in voice over Internet protocol communication technologies, and served as its Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. He also he served as Vice President of Trans-Resources, Inc., a multi-national holding company and investment manager. Mr. Traub currently serves on the boards of directors of MRV Communications, Inc., a leading provider of packet and optical communications network equipment, DSP Group, Inc., a leading global provider of wireless chipset solutions for converged communications, Athersys, Inc., a biotechnology company engaged in the discovery and development of therapeutic product candidates, and A. M. Castle & Co., a specialty metals and plastics distribution company. He previously served on the boards of directors of Phoenix Technologies, Inc., iPass, Inc., MIPS Technologies, Inc., Xyratex Limited, and Vitesse Semiconductor Corporation.


IMI | Company | Management | Board of Directors

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Kenneth H. Traub
Mr. Traub serves as a Managing Partner of Raging Capital Management, LLC ("Raging Capital") a diversified investment firm. Previously, Mr. Traub was President and Chief Executive Officer of Ethos Management LLC, and, he served as an Affiliate Partner of Rosemark Capital, a private equity firm. Mr. Traub also served as President and Chief Executive Officer of American Bank Note Holographics, Inc. (ABNH), a leading global supplier of optical security devices for the protection of documents and products against counterfeiting. Following the sale of ABNH, he served as Vice President of JDS Uniphase Corp., a global leader in optical technologies and telecommunications. Mr. Traub previously co-founded Voxware, Inc., a pioneer in voice over Internet protocol communication technologies, and served as its Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. He also he served as Vice President of Trans-Resources, Inc., a multi-national holding company and investment manager. Mr. Traub currently serves on the boards of directors of MRV Communications, Inc., a leading provider of packet and optical communications network equipment, DSP Group, Inc., a leading global provider of wireless chipset solutions for converged communications, Athersys, Inc., a biotechnology company engaged in the discovery and development of therapeutic product candidates, and A. M. Castle & Co., a specialty metals and plastics distribution company. He previously served on the boards of directors of Phoenix Technologies, Inc., iPass, Inc., MIPS Technologies, Inc., Xyratex Limited, and Vitesse Semiconductor Corporation.


ir.intermolecular.com

Kenneth H. Traub
Mr. Traub serves as a Managing Partner of Raging Capital Management, LLC ("Raging Capital") a diversified investment firm. Previously, Mr. Traub was President and Chief Executive Officer of Ethos Management LLC, and, he served as an Affiliate Partner of Rosemark Capital, a private equity firm. Mr. Traub also served as President and Chief Executive Officer of American Bank Note Holographics, Inc. (ABNH), a leading global supplier of optical security devices for the protection of documents and products against counterfeiting. Following the sale of ABNH, he served as Vice President of JDS Uniphase Corp., a global leader in optical technologies and telecommunications. Mr. Traub previously co-founded Voxware, Inc., a pioneer in voice over Internet protocol communication technologies, and served as its Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. He also he served as Vice President of Trans-Resources, Inc., a multi-national holding company and investment manager. Mr. Traub currently serves on the boards of directors of MRV Communications, Inc., a leading provider of packet and optical communications network equipment, DSP Group, Inc., a leading global provider of wireless chipset solutions for converged communications, Athersys, Inc., a biotechnology company engaged in the discovery and development of therapeutic product candidates, and A. M. Castle & Co., a specialty metals and plastics distribution company. He previously served on the boards of directors of Phoenix Technologies, Inc., iPass, Inc., MIPS Technologies, Inc., Xyratex Limited, and Vitesse Semiconductor Corporation.


Leadership - MRV Communications – Empowering the Optical Edge

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Ken Traub
Chairman Mr. Traub has served as our Chairman of the Board of Directors since January 2012 and as a director of MRV since October 2011. He has over 20 years of senior management, corporate governance, turnaround and transactional experience with public and private companies. Since 2009, Mr. Traub has been the president and chief executive officer of Ethos Management LLC, a private investment and advisory firm which specializes in driving strategic, operational and financial improvements in undervalued public companies in order to build and unlock shareholder value. Mr. Traub served as president, chief executive officer and a director of American Bank Note Holographics, Inc. ("ABNH"), a publicly-traded, leading global supplier of optical security devices, from 1999 until its sale in 2008 to JDS Uniphase Corporation ("JDSU"), a leading global provider of optical products and test and measurement solutions for the communications industry. Mr. Traub managed the turnaround, growth and sale of ABNH and under his leadership ABNH stockholders achieved a gain exceeding 1000 percent. Following the sale of ABNH, Mr. Traub served as vice president of JDSU in 2008. In 1994, Mr. Traub co-founded Voxware, Inc., a pioneer in Voice over IP, and served as its executive vice president, chief financial officer and director until 1998. From 1988 to 1994, Mr. Traub served as a vice president at Trans-Resources, Inc., a multi-national holding company and investment manager. Mr. Traub currently serves on the boards of directors of the following SEC-reporting companies in addition to MRVC: (i) DSP Group, Inc., (NASDAQ: DSPG) a global provider of wireless chipset solutions for converged communications; (ii) Athersys, Inc., (NASDQ: ATHX) a biotechnology company engaged in the discovery and development of therapeutic product candidates; (iii) Vitesse Semiconductor Corporation, (NASDAQ: VTSS) a leading supplier of integrated circuit solutions for next-generation carrier and enterprise networks; and (iv) Xyratex Ltd., (NASDAQ: XRTX) a leading provider of data storage technology. Mr. Traub also serves on the board of directors of Tix Incorporated, a provider of ticketing services. He also served as a director of Phoenix Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: PTEC), the market leading supplier of the Basic Input Output System to computer manufacturers, from December 2009 until the company was sold in December 2010, MIPS Technologies, Inc., (NASDAQ: MIPS), a provider of processor architectures and cores for digital consumer and business applications from December 2011 until the company was sold in February 2013, and iPass, Inc. (NASDAQ: IPAS), the global Wi-Fi roaming leader for enterprises and telecom service providers, from June 2009 through June 2013. Mr. Traub also served as the chairman of the board of the New Jersey chapter of the Young Presidents Organization ("YPO"). He received a bachelor of arts degree from Emory College in 1983, and a master's degree in business administration from Harvard Business School in 1988. Close Ken Traub Ken Traub Chairman Mr. Traub has served as our Chairman of the Board of Directors since January 2012 and as a director of MRV since October 2011. He has over 20 years of senior management, corporate governance, turnaround and transactional experience with public and private companies. Since 2009, Mr. Traub has been the president and chief executive officer of Ethos Management LLC, a private investment and advisory firm which specializes in driving strategic, operational and financial improvements in undervalued public companies in order to build and unlock shareholder value. Mr. Traub served as president, chief executive officer and a director of American Bank Note Holographics, Inc. ("ABNH"), a publicly-traded, leading global supplier of optical security devices, from 1999 until its sale in 2008 to JDS Uniphase Corporation ("JDSU"), a leading global provider of optical products and test and measurement solutions for the communications industry. Mr. Traub managed the turnaround, growth and sale of ABNH and under his leadership ABNH stockholders achieved a gain exceeding 1000 percent. Following the sale of ABNH, Mr. Traub served as vice president of JDSU in 2008. In 1994, Mr. Traub co-founded Voxware, Inc., a pioneer in Voice over IP, and served as its executive vice president, chief financial officer and director until 1998. From 1988 to 1994, Mr. Traub served as a vice president at Trans-Resources, Inc., a multi-national holding company and investment manager. Mr. Traub currently serves on the boards of directors of the following SEC-reporting companies in addition to MRVC: (i) DSP Group, Inc., (NASDAQ: DSPG) a global provider of wireless chipset solutions for converged communications; (ii) Athersys, Inc., (NASDQ: ATHX) a biotechnology company engaged in the discovery and development of therapeutic product candidates; (iii) Vitesse Semiconductor Corporation, (NASDAQ: VTSS) a leading supplier of integrated circuit solutions for next-generation carrier and enterprise networks; and (iv) Xyratex Ltd., (NASDAQ: XRTX) a leading provider of data storage technology. Mr. Traub also serves on the board of directors of Tix Incorporated, a provider of ticketing services. He also served as a director of Phoenix Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: PTEC), the market leading supplier of the Basic Input Output System to computer manufacturers, from December 2009 until the company was sold in December 2010, MIPS Technologies, Inc., (NASDAQ: MIPS), a provider of processor architectures and cores for digital consumer and business applications from December 2011 until the company was sold in February 2013, and iPass, Inc. (NASDAQ: IPAS), the global Wi-Fi roaming leader for enterprises and telecom service providers, from June 2009 through June 2013. Mr. Traub also served as the chairman of the board of the New Jersey chapter of the Young Presidents Organization ("YPO"). He received a bachelor of arts degree from Emory College in 1983, and a master's degree in business administration from Harvard Business School in 1988.


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