Mr. Menascé has served as a director of the company since Feb. 8, 2008. He also is a director and member of the Audit Committee of Hill-Rom Holdings (formerly Hillenbrand Industries), having served on that board since 2004. Mr. Menascé is a member of the New York Chapter of National Association of Corporate Directors and is the retired president of the Enterprise Solutions Group for Verizon Communications, Inc., in New York (2000-2005). Prior to the merger of Bell Atlantic and GTE Corporation, which created Verizon Communications, he was the chairman, president and chief executive officer of CTI MOVIL S.A. (Argentina), a business unit of GTE Corporation (1996 to 2000). Mr. Menascé has also held senior positions at CANTV in Venezuela (1994-1996), Wagner Lockheed, and Alcatel in Brazil (1992-1994), and served as chairman of the board and chief executive officer of GTE Lighting in France (1981-1992). Mr. Menascé currently serves on the boards of directors and is the Chairman of the Executive Committee of Pitney Bowes Inc., a global provider of integrated mail and document management solutions. He is also on the Board of Directors and is a member of the Audit Committee of John Wiley & Sons, Inc., a developer, publisher and seller of products in print and electronic media for educational, professional, scientific, technical, medical and consumer markets. Mr. Menascé is a Co-Chairman of The Taylor Companies, a privately held global investment bank which specializes exclusively in mergers, acquisitions and divestitures. He is also a member of the Board of Directors of Daybreak, a non-profit charitable organization focused on funding research for rare genetic diseases.