EDGAR(R) Online, Inc. announced this week, that Dean William J. O'Neill. Jr has been nominated by its Board of Directors to stand for election as director at the Company's upcoming Annual Meeting.
William O'Neill, Jr. is currently the Dean of the Sawyer Busines School at Suffolk University in Boston, Massachusetts. Prior to this appointment, he spent thirty years (1969-1999) with the Polaroid Corporation where he held the positions of Executive Vice President of the Corporation, President of Corporate Business Development and Chief Financial Officer. He was also previously a Senior Financial Analyst at Ford Motor Company.
Dean O'Neill was a Trustee at the Dana Farber Cancer Institute and is currently a member of the Massachusetts Bar Association as well as a member of the Board of Directors of the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce. He has been a director of CardioTech since May 2004 and was appointed Chairman on August 7, 2006. Since August 2001 he has also been a member of the Board of Directors of Concord Camera. He earned a BA at Boston College in mathematics, an MBA in finance from Wayne State University and a JD from Suffolk University Law School.
Dean O'Neill joins Mr. John Mutch, who is currently the managing partner of MV Advisors, LLC, a strategic block investment firm he founded in June 2006 in the nomination. MV Advisors provides focused investment and strategic guidance to small- and mid-cap technology companies.
Susan Strausberg, EDGAR Online CEO said, "We are honored that Mr. Mutch and Mr. O'Neill have agreed to be nominated to stand for election to our Board of Directors. Both have stellar careers that enable them to bring independent judgment and insight to our business. As we move forward to deliver on our strategic initiatives we depend on the valuable input from the current and future members of our Board."
About EDGAR Online
EDGAR Online, Inc. (Nasdaq: EDGR) is a leading provider of interactive business and financial data on global companies to financial, corporate and advisory professionals. The company makes its information and a variety of analytical tools available via online subscriptions and licensing agreements.
As a leading developer of XBRL and XML tagged data, EDGAR Online delivers a broad spectrum of data including SEC filings, fundamental data, institutional holdings, insider trades, IPO/SPO registrations, and access to global annual reports and conference call transcripts.
EDGAR Online's products facilitate deep company and industry analysis including benchmarking, peer analysis, valuation modeling, scenario testing and contribution analysis among others. EDGAR Online makes aggregating and analyzing information quick and easy through all of its products.