ShoreTel brings institutional portfolio manager perspective to board

ShoreTel® (NASDAQ: SHOR) said it has announced the appointment of Josef Vejvoda to its board of directors as of October 1, 2015.

ShoreTel increased the size of its board of directors from seven to eight members.

Vejvoda has served as a portfolio manager of K2 & Associates Investment Management Inc. since August 2013 and as president of Jove Capital Inc. since October 2004. He serves on the board of Absolute Software Corporation (TSX) and is a member of its Governance and Nomination Committee and Audit Committee. He holds a bachelor´s of computer science degree from Queen´s University. He has also earned the Chartered Investment Manager (CIM®) designation from the Canadian Securities Institute and is a graduate of the Institute of Corporate directors having earned the ICD.D designation.

ShoreTel is a leading provider of brilliantly simple IP phone systems and unified communications solutions powering today´s always-on workforce. Its flexible communications solutions for on-premises, cloud and hybrid environments eliminate complexity, reduce costs and improve productivity. It is headquartered in Sunnyvale, Calif., and has regional offices and partners worldwide.