Mark Leslie to Retire from NetApp Board of Directors
Sunnyvale, Calif.-July 2,
2010- NetApp (NASDAQ: NTAP) today announced that Mark
Leslie will not stand for reelection to NetApp's board of directors
at its Annual Meeting of Shareholders in August 2010. Leslie joined
the NetApp board in July 2004 and served as a member of the
corporate governance and nominating committee and the investment
and acquisition committee.
"Mark has been a valuable member of the
NetApp board with his extensive storage expertise and broad
industry knowledge," said Dan Warmenhoven, executive chairman of
NetApp. "We thank Mark for his service and contributions in helping
NetApp reach new levels of success."
"It has been an honor to serve on the NetApp
board, and I'm proud of my affiliation with NetApp over the past
six years," said Leslie, managing director of Leslie Ventures and
former CEO of VERITAS Software. "NetApp is a special company that
is well positioned to grow and gain market share. I wish the
company continued success."
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