"On behalf of the Board and everyone at GenVec, I want to thank Cindy for her contributions to the Company over the past 16 months," said Zola Horovitz, Ph.D., Chairman of the Board of Directors. "The Board is confident that this strategy is in the best interest of shareholders and provides the clearest path to value creation."
Following the unanimous approval to withdraw the plan of dissolution and the approval of the operating strategy, directors Edward M. Connor, Jr., M.D., Adel A.F. Mahmoud, M.D., Ph.D., and Kevin M. Rooney resigned from the Company's Board. The Board now has 5 members. Dr. Horovitz commented, "We want to thank Drs. Connor and Mahmoud and Mr. Rooney for their service to GenVec's shareholders over the past several years. Based on the operating strategy, we believe the remaining directors possess the expertise to serve the interests of shareholders while controlling the Company's costs."
Additional information about GenVec is available at www.genvec.com and in the Company's various filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
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