Corporate Governance Biography


Melvin L. Keating

Board of Director and Chair of the Audit Committee
Mr. Keating became our Board of Director in August 2016. Mr. Keating serves as a consultant, providing investment advice and other services to private equity firms, since November 2008. Mr. Keating also serves as consultant to Red Lion Hotels Corporation, a hospitality company primarily engaged in the franchising, ownership and operation of hotels, since July 2010 and served as Chairman of the Board of Directors from January 2013 through September 2015. In addition, since September 2015, Mr. Keating serves as a director of Agilysys Inc., a leading technology company that provides innovative software for point-of-sale (POS), property management, inventory and procurement, workforce management, analytics, document management and mobile and wireless solutions and services to the hospitality industry. Mr. Keating also currently serves as a director of Harte Hanks, Inc., a leader in developing customer relationships, experiences and defining interaction-led marketing. During the past five years, Mr. Keating also served on the Boards of Directors of the following public companies: Red Lion Hotels Corporation (2010-2017); API Techonologies Corp.; Crown Crafts Inc. (August 2010 – August 2013) and ModSys International Ltd. (formerly BluePhoenix Solutions Ltd.), a legacy platform modernization provider. Mr. Keating holds a B.A. degree in Art History from Rutgers University, as well as an M.S. in Accounting and an M.B.A. in Finance, both from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.
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