People: DTS Inc (DTSI.OQ)
24 Jun 2016
Mr. Jon E. Kirchner is Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer of DTS, Inc., since February 2010. From September 2001 to February 2010, has served as our Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer since February 2010. From September 2001 to February 2010, he served as our President and Chief Executive Officer. He has been a member of our Board of Directors since August 2002. Since joining us in 1993, Mr. Kirchner has served in a number of senior leadership roles including President, COO and CFO. Previously, Mr. Kirchner worked for the consulting and audit groups at Price Waterhouse LLP (now PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP), an international accounting firm. During his tenure at Price Waterhouse LLP, he advised clients on a range of strategy, finance, operations and valuation issues. In 2012, Mr. Kirchner received the Ernst & Young Technology Entrepreneur of the Year Award for Greater Los Angeles. In 2011, Mr. Kirchner was honored by the Producers Guild of America, receiving the “Digital 25: Leaders in Emerging Entertainment” award for being among the visionaries that have made significant contributions to the advancement of digital entertainment and storytelling. Since June of 2012, Mr. Kirchner has served on the Board of Directors of Free Stream Media Corporation (Samba TV), a leader in developing cross platform TV experiences for consumers and advertisers. Mr. Kirchner is a Certified Public Accountant and received a B.A. in Economics, cum laude, from Claremont McKenna College.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||1,074,630|
|Restricted Stock Awards, USD||1,273,120|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||490,912|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||2,838,670|