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Akoustis names three new board members.

M2 EQUITYBITES-June 5, 2015-Akoustis names three new board members


Akoustis Technologies Inc (OTCQB:AKTS) announced on Thursday the election of Jerry D. Neal, Arthur E. Geiss and Jeff K. McMahon as new members to its board of directors.

Neal is currently the CEO and owner of Linbrook Heritage Estate, a 500 acre Agritourism business in Trinity, North Carolina. Prior to that, he co-founded RFMD (now Qorvo) in 1991 and served as its EVP of Marketing and Strategic Development until 2012. Before RFMD, he spent 10 years at Analog Devices Inc.

Geiss is currently the manager of AEG Consulting LLC. Prior to establishing AEG Consulting, he served as VP Wafer Fab Operations at RFMD (now Qorvo). Before RFMD, he held management positions with Alpha Industries Inc (purchased by Skyworks Solutions Inc) and ITT's Gallium Arsenide Technology Center (purchased by Cobham plc).

McMahon is a managing director at The North Highland Company and is currently the market lead for North Highland's largest market. He has 20 years experience in business and information technology consulting. Prior to joining North Highland, McMahon was a manager in Accenture's process practice area.

Akoustis is a high-tech RF filter solutions company that manufactures its unique, patent-pending Bulk ONE technology to produce single-crystal bulk acoustic wave (BAW) filters for the mobile-wireless industry.

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