People: Wegener Corp (WGNR.PK)

WGNR.PK on OTC Markets Group

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Robert Placek

73 2009 Chairman of the Board

C. Troy Woodbury

2009 President, Chief Executive Officer, Director; President, Chief Executive Officer of WCI

James Traicoff

61 2009 Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer; Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer of WCI

Jeffrey Haas

50 2011 Lead Independent Director

Phylis Eagle-Oldson

62 2004 Independent Director

Stephen Lococo

55 2006 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Robert Placek

Mr. Robert A. Placek is Chairman of the Board of Wegener Corporation. He has served as one of director since 1987 and is the Chairman of Board and a co-founder of the Company. He has previously served as President and Chief Executive Officer from August 1987 to October 2009 and as Chairman since May 1994. He also serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors of Wegener Communications, Inc., referred to in this proxy statement as WCI. His career spans over forty years in the satellite communications industry. Prior to co-founding the Company, Mr. Placek started and managed the Satellite Communications Product Line at Scientific Atlanta.

C. Troy Woodbury

Mr. C. Troy Woodbury, Jr., serves as President, Chief Executive Officer, Director of Wegener Corporation and President, Chief Executive Officer of WCI., a subsidiary of the Company. He was appointed President and CEO of the Company and WCI in October 2009. He served as Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer from June 1988 to October 2009 and as one of director since December 1989. He also served as Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer of WCI from September 1992 to October 2009, and as Senior Vice President of Finance from March 2002 to October 2009. Mr. Woodbury served as Executive Vice President of WCI from July 1995 to March 2002 and as Chief Operating Officer of WCI from September 1992 to June 1998. Prior to joining in 1988, Mr. Woodbury served as Group Controller for Scientific-Atlanta, Inc. from March 1975 to June 1988.

James Traicoff

Mr. James T. Traicoff serves as Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer of Wegener Corporation and Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer of WCI. He served as Controller of the Company and WCI from July 1988 to October 2009.

Jeffrey Haas

Professor Jeffrey J. Haas is Lead Independent Director of Wegener Corporation. He has served as director since February 2006 and has served since May 2000 as Professor of Law at New York Law School. Mr. Haas previously taught at that school as an Associate Professor of Law from July 1996 to April 2000. His legal courses include corporate law (including corporate governance), securities regulation, mergers and acquisitions, mutual fund regulation, corporate finance and contract law. Prior to joining New York Law School, Professor Haas was in private legal practice with two national law firms. Professor Haas is a member of the board of trustees of American Independence Funds Trust, an open-end, management investment company registered under the Investment Company Act of 1940.

Phylis Eagle-Oldson

Ms. Phylis A. Eagle-Oldson is Independent Director of Wegener Corporation. She has served as one of director since January 2004. Since 1999, Ms. Eagle-Oldson has served as President and Chief Executive Officer of the Emma L. Bowen Foundation, a media industry-sponsored initiative to develop diversity within the telecommunications industry. From 1980 to 1999, Ms. Eagle-Oldson was employed by National Cable and Telecommunications Association, serving as its Vice President, Administration and Finance from 1985 to 1999.

Stephen Lococo

Mr. Stephen J. Lococo is Independent Director of Wegener Corporation. He has served as one of director since December 2006. Since 2003, Mr. Lococo has been the controlling shareholder, a director and President and Portfolio Manager of Footprints Asset Management & Research, Inc., a registered Investment Advisor firm based in Omaha, Nebraska. From 2002 to 2003, Mr. Lococo served as a Registered Investment Executive with Smith Hayes Financial, and from 1990 to 2002, Mr. Lococo served as a Registered Investment Executive with Kirkpatrick Pettis, both also registered Investment Advisor firms. Mr. Lococo also serves on the credit committee of Acceptance Insurance Companies.

Basic Compensation

Name Fiscal Year Total

Robert Placek

92,188

C. Troy Woodbury

212,646

James Traicoff

117,760

Jeffrey Haas

--

Phylis Eagle-Oldson

--

Stephen Lococo

--
As Of 1 Sep 2011

Options Compensation

Name Options Value

Robert Placek

337,150 21,879

C. Troy Woodbury

229,575 26,490

James Traicoff

0 0

Jeffrey Haas

0 0

Phylis Eagle-Oldson

0 0

Stephen Lococo

0 0
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