WALL, N.J., Dec. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- BIO-key International, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: BKYI), the leader in finger-based biometric identification solutions, today announced the appointment of Cecilia (Ceci) Welch as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Ceci replaces Tom Colatosti, BIO-key's Chairman, who had been acting as interim CFO.
Ceci joined BIO-key in 2007 and has served since then as the company's Corporate Controller. Ceci has more than 20 years of operational and financial management experience in the technology industry. Prior to joining BIO-key, she was Controller for Savaje Technologies, Crystal Systems and ATN Microwave (acquired by Agilent Technologies). Ceci holds a Bachelor's degree in Accounting from Franklin Pierce University.
BIO-key's CEO, Mike Depasquale, said, "I am delighted to have Ceci join the management team. She has done an outstanding job these past three years in improving the quality of our internal controls; improving the consistency and timeliness of our accounting, filings and reporting; and providing quality financial analysis of our business. She was instrumental in leading our complex efforts in supporting our recent refinancing and divestiture. Ceci has all the skills and dedication to help us move forward to fully build out our biometrics business."
BIO-key International, Inc., headquartered in Wall, New Jersey, develops and delivers advanced identification solutions to commercial and government enterprises, integrators, and custom application developers. BIO-key's award winning, high performance, scalable, cost-effective and easy-to-deploy biometric finger identification technology accurately identifies a
|SOURCE BIO-key International, Inc.|
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved