People: Netlist Inc (NLST.OQ)
23 May 2017
Mr. Blake A. Welcher has been appointed as Independent Director of Netlist, Inc., with effect from August 20, 2013. Mr. Welcher has served as a member of our Board of Directors since August 2013. He currently serves as Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary of DTS, Inc., a NASDAQ public company and has been a member of the Company's executive team since March 2000. As General Counsel, Intellectual Property, at DTS, he manages the licensing operations and was instrumental in building key assets that have led to DTS' success. Mr. Welcher leads DTS' legal licensing functions, collaborates with key partners and works to establish DTS, Inc. as a global name in consumer electronics. Mr. Welcher holds a bachelor's degree in Aeronautical Engineering from California Polytechnic State University at San Luis Obispo, a Juris Doctor degree and Masters of Intellectual Property degree from Franklin Pierce Law Center and is a US licensed Patent Attorney. Mr. Welcher brings more than 19 years of industry experience to Netlist's Board of Directors with his extensive background in worldwide licensing operations, corporate governance, risk management, intellectual property and legal affairs.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||35,000|
|Restricted Stock Awards, USD||--|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||35,800|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||70,800|