Digi International names 2 new members for board of directors

Digi International®, (NASDAQ: DGII), (www.digi.com), has announced that its board of directors has nominated Sally Smith, the retiring President and Chief Executive Officer of Buffalo Wild Wings, and Chris Heim, Chief Executive Officer of HelpSystems, to stand for election as directors during its 2018 annual meeting of stockholders to be held on January 29, 2018, the company said.

Smith and Heim have been nominated to fill the vacancies that will arise when Girish Rishi and William Priesmeyer complete their terms at the annual meeting. Rishi and Priesmeyer are retiring from the Board and will not be standing for re-election at the annual meeting.

The Board also appointed Dr. Khanuja to serve as Non-Executive Chairman of the Board, commencing when Priesmeyer´s term with the Board ends in January.

Digi International (NASDAQ: DGII) is a global provider of business and mission-critical Internet of Things (IoT) and M2M connectivity products and services. For more information, visit Digi´s website at www.digi.com.