ARRIS Group, Inc. Appoints New Director
SUWANEE, Ga., May 15, 2014
SUWANEE, Ga., May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ARRIS (NASDAQ: ARRS) a global
telecommunications technology leader, announced the appointment of Dr. Jeong
Kim to the Company's Board of Directors. Dr. Kim was formerly President of
Bell Labs and Chief Strategy Officer of Alcatel-Lucent. He also served as
Chief Operating Officer and later President of the Optical Networking Group of
Lucent. Dr. Kim also served as Professor of Electrical and Computer
Engineering at the University of Maryland.
Dr. Kim was the founder and CEO of Yurie Systems, Inc., a global leader in
data networking access technology which he took public and ultimately sold to
Lucent Technologies in 1998.
Dr. Kim earned his Bachelor's in electrical engineering and computer science
and Master's degree in technical management, both from the John Hopkins
University, and his Ph.D. in reliability engineering from the University of
"Dr. Kim brings to the Board his outstanding experience and leadership in the
telecommunications industry from an engineering and strategy point of view as
well as keen acumen from a business and operations prospective," said Robert
J. Stanzione, ARRIS Chairman and CEO. "Dr., Kim's membership adds uniquely to
the skill sets of our Board that will help guide ARRIS through these
transformative times in the information industry. We welcome his addition
Dr. Kim currently serves on the Board of Schneider Electric, S.A. and Nuclear
Threat Initiative (NTI).
ARRIS is a global innovator in IP, video and broadband technology. We have
continually worked with our customers to transform the experience of
entertainment and communications for millions of people across the world.The
people of ARRIS are dedicated to the success of our customers, bringing a
passion for invention that has fueled our 60-year history: We created digital
TV,delivered the first wireless broadband gatewayand are pioneering the
standards and pathways for tomorrow's personalized, Ultra HD, multiscreen, and
cloud services. We are dedicated to meeting today's challenges and preparing
for the tasks the future holds.Collaborating with our customers, ARRIS will
continue to solve the most pressing challenges of 21st century communications.
Together, we are inventing the future.For more information:www.arrisi.com.
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Contact: Media Contact (for media and analysts only): Bob Puccini, ARRIS
investor Relations, (720) 895-7787, firstname.lastname@example.org
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