Rick Darnaby - President & Chief Executive Officer, Sound IDRick Darnaby joined Sound ID in April of 2005 as President and Chief Executive Officer.Mr. Darnaby
brings a wealth of global executive level experience and success from Motorola, NutraSweet, Monsanto, and Somera Communications, Inc.He
has a track record of running efficient, agile, entrepreneurial, operating companies within these large corporations.His
strong strategic and financial focus, operational skills, and leadership capacity, are tremendous assets as Sound ID
aggressively builds a new category in the global medical device and consumer electronics markets.Mr. Darnaby
has built a number of large global businesses in a variety of industries.His
global business experience is extensive and includes Region President and General Manager for the Motorola Company
in EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa).He also served as the Senior Vice President and General Manager of the Global Consumer Solutions Groups, which included the consumer products businesses.Following Motorola, Mr. Darnaby served as President and CEO of Somera Communications, Inc., a global provider of telecom and IP infrastructure equipment and services traded on NASDAQ.He is the former President of The NutraSweet Group, a subsidiary of Monsanto, and also CEO of Monsanto, Canada.Mr. Darnaby has served on a number of corporate boards of directors, as well as a number of government and academic boards and committees in the United States and abroad.He has been a guest lecturer at top graduate business schools, including Harvard and Northwestern's Kellogg school.Mr. Darnaby holds a B.S. and an M.B.A. from Oklahoma State University, and an Advanced Management Degree from the I.N.S.E.A.D. (Institute of European Administration) in Fountainbleau, France.