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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Steven Shea

56 2015 Chairman of the Board

Robert Palle

69 2015 President, Chief Executive Officer, Secretary, Director

Eric Skolnik

50 2003 Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President, Treasurer, Assistant Secretary

Nezam Nikoo

51 2013 Chief Technology Officer, Vice President-Engineering

Jeffrey Smith

51 2011 Vice President - Sales

Allen Horvath

63 2003 Vice President - Manufacturing

Anthony Bruno

74 2008 Independent Director

Charles Dietz

67 2011 Independent Director

Gary Scharmett

59 1997 Independent Director

James Williams

57 2014 Independent Director

James Williams

83 2015 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Steven Shea

Mr. Steven L. Shea is Chairman of the Board of Blonder Tongue Laboratories, Inc. Mr. Shea has more than twenty-five years of investment banking experience. He currently serves as managing partner of EnREIT, LLC and Energy Infrastructure Capital, LLC, entities which invest in the energy and oil and gas exploration industry. Mr. Shea assumed these positions in April, 2013 and also continues to serve Hardesty Capital Management, LLC as Chairman of the Executive Committee. From January, 2011 until November, 2013, he served as President of Hardesty Capital Management, LLC (an SEC registered investment advisor) and Hardesty Capital Corporation, which provide investment advisory services to corporations, institutions and individuals. Prior thereto, Mr. Shea was an Executive Vice President of Ferris, Baker Watts, Inc. (“Ferris Baker”), from 1999 until the sale of such firm in 2008. Mr. Shea also served as the Executive Director of the Capital Markets Division of Ferris Baker and was a member of their Board of Directors and Executive and Strategic Alternative Committees of the Board of Directors. Prior to his position at Ferris Baker, Mr. Shea was a Vice President with Mercantile Safe Deposit and Trust Company from 1989 to 1993, and was a Vice President at Maryland National Bank from 1981 to 1989. Mr. Shea presently serves on the Board of Directors of Trade River Finance USA.

Robert Palle

Mr. Robert J. Palle, Jr., is President, Chief Executive Officer, Secretary, Director of Blonder Tongue Laboratories, Inc. In April 2015, in light of the resignation of Mr. Luksch, the Board of Directors delegated the duties and powers of our Chief Executive Officer to Mr. Pallé on an interim basis, pending further review and consideration by the Board of Directors of various corporate governance policy and procedural matters in the coming months. Mr. Pallé also served as our Executive Vice President from April, 1989 until May, 2003 and as our Interim Treasurer from March through April, 2001.

Eric Skolnik

Mr. Eric S. Skolnik is Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President, Treasurer, Assistant Secretary of Blonder Tongue Laboratories, Inc. Mr. Skolnik served as our Interim Chief Financial Officer from January, 2001 through April, 2001. He was our Corporate Controller from May, 2000 through January, 2001. From 1994 until May, 2000, Mr. Skolnik worked as a certified public accountant with BDO Seidman, LLP.

Nezam Nikoo

Mr. Nezam Nikoo is Chief Technology Officer, Vice President of Blonder Tongue Laboratories, Inc. He was our Vice President-Digital Technologies from February, 2009 through May 2013. Mr. Nikoo served as our Chief Digital Engineer from July, 2000 until February, 2009 and as our Senior Design Engineer from 1995 until 2008. From 1988 to 1995, Mr. Nikoo held several positions at Lockheed Martin Corporation, including his final position as Lead Electrical Design Engineer, integrating space shuttle payload experiments. Mr. Nikoo is the spouse of Emily Nikoo, our Executive Vice President, and the son-in-law of James A. Luksch, who was our Chief Executive Officer and one of our Directors until his resignation on March 26, 2015.

Jeffrey Smith

Mr. Jeffrey Smith is Vice President - Sales of Blonder Tongue Laboratories, Inc., since May, 2011. Mr. Smith served as our Vice President-North American Sales from October 2007 through May 2011, as our National Director of Sales from December 2006 through October 2007, and as our Director of South Central Regional Sales from January 2006 through December 2006. From February 2002 through May 2005, Mr. Smith worked as Director of Commercial Installations at Dish Network®.

Allen Horvath

Mr. Allen Horvath is Vice President - Manufacturing of Blonder Tongue Laboratories, Inc., since May, 2003. Mr. Horvath served as our Manufacturing Manager from 1998 until May, 2003. Since 1976, Mr. Horvath has served us in various management positions in the areas of production testing, engineering, quality control and manufacturing.

Anthony Bruno

Mr. Anthony J. Bruno is an Independent Director of Blonder Tongue Laboratories, Inc., since February 1, 2008. Since 2007, Since 2007, Mr. Bruno has been a financial consultant providing corporate acquisition advisory services to various companies located in the United States. Prior to 2007, Mr. Bruno was the Vice-President of Finance for 18 years for Besam Entrance Solutions, the United States subsidiary of ASSA ABLOY Entrance Systems, a Swedish Company, managing all aspects of its financial activities in North America. Mr. Bruno also previously served as Blonder’s Vice President of Finance from 1981 to 1989.

Charles Dietz

Mr. Charles E. Dietz is an Independent Director of Blonder Tongue Laboratories, Inc., since September 14, 2011. Since 2008, Mr. Dietz has been an independent cable industry consultant to various clients within the cable industry. Prior to 2008, Mr. Dietz was Senior Vice President of Engineering for 12 years at Insight Communications, a multiple systems operator, and from 2001 to 2008 served as Insight Communications’ Chief Technical Officer. Mr. Dietz was responsible for all technical aspects of Insight Communications’ operations, including technology development and implementation, system construction and maintenance, purchasing, and technical regulatory compliance. Mr. Dietz has been a member of the Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers since 1978, and a member of Cable TV Pioneers since 2010.

Gary Scharmett

Mr. Gary P. Scharmett is an Independent Director of Blonder Tongue Laboratories, Inc., since December, 1997. Since January, 1989, Mr. Scharmett has been a partner in the law firm of Stradley Ronon Stevens & Young, LLP, our outside counsel, and served on the Board of Directors of that firm from January, 2001 until December, 2003. He presently serves as the Co-Chair of that firm’s Finance & Restructuring Practice Group. Mr. Scharmett is also currently the President, a member of the Executive Committee, and a member of the Board of Directors of The Association of Commercial Finance Attorneys, Inc., and a member of the Board of Directors of the Philadelphia Chapter of the Turnaround Management Association.

James Williams

Mr. James F. Williams is Independent Director of Blonder Tongue Laboratories, Inc. Since June 1999, he has served as the Chief Financial Officer and a Director of OSC Holding, Inc. and its subsidiaries, which provide demolition, environmental and civil contracting services primarily in the United States and Canada. Since July, 2007, Mr. Williams has served as a Director, Managing Member and Vice President of Buffalo City Center Leasing, LLC, which, until February 2013, was a lessor of electronic equipment. Mr. Williams presently serves on the Board of Directors of Affinity Insurance Ltd. and on the Board of Governors of the Park Country Club of Buffalo. Mr. Williams is the nephew of James H. Williams, one of our Directors.

James Williams

James H. Williams is Independent Director of Blonder Tongue Laboratories, Inc. He has been a Director of the Company since November, 1988, and served as Chairman of the Board of the Company from November, 1988 until November, 1994. He presently serves as a consultant to the Company under a written agreement.