William Kish to Step Down as Chief Technology Officer of Ruckus Wireless

May 26, 2015, 09:00 ET from Ruckus Wireless, Inc.

SUNNYVALE, Calif., May 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- On May 29th, Mr. William "Bill" Kish is leaving his position as Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of Ruckus Wireless, Inc. (NYSE: RKUS) to pursue new interests, and has stepped down as a member of the Board of Directors. Kish plans to explore new technology areas after 11 years in wireless networking at Ruckus.

"We would like to thank Bill for his years of service and countless contributions to Ruckus' business. We wish him the best in his future endeavors," said Selina Lo, president and Chief Executive Officer of Ruckus Wireless. "We have launched a search for a new CTO who will fuel the next wave of innovation as we embark on our next stage of growth."

"Ruckus is well-positioned as a leading independent WiFi vendor-of-choice for enterprises and service providers," said Kish. "Ruckus is a great company and I am proud of what I have built with the team.  I will be actively following the company as it goes through its next phase of growth, but I'm looking forward to getting back to my entrepreneurial roots."

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ABOUT RUCKUS WIRELESS Headquartered in Sunnyvale, CA, Ruckus Wireless, Inc. (NYSE: RKUS) is a global supplier of advanced wireless systems for the rapidly expanding mobile Internet infrastructure market. The company offers a wide range of indoor and outdoor "Smart WiFi" products to mobile carriers, broadband service providers, and corporate enterprises, and has approximately 52,000 end-customers worldwide. Ruckus technology addresses WiFi capacity and coverage challenges caused by the ever-increasing amount of traffic on wireless networks due to accelerated adoption of mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets. Ruckus invented and has patented state-of-the-art wireless voice, video, and data technology innovations, such as adaptive antenna arrays that extend signal range, increase client data rates, and avoid interference, providing consistent and reliable distribution of delay-sensitive multimedia content and services over standard 802.11 WiFi. For more information, visit http://www.ruckuswireless.com.

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