SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 or 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): November 13, 2012 (November 13, 2012)
Intellicheck Mobilisa, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
191 Otto Street, Port Townsend, WA 98368
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip code)
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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This Current Report on Form 8-K/A is filed as an amendment to the original report on Form 8-K filed by Intellicheck Mobilisa, Inc. (the “Company”) on November 13, 2012 (the “Original 8-K”) to include the formal compensatory plan provided by the Company’s Compensation Committee to Dr. Ludlow and Admiral Malone for their service as President and CEO and Chairman of the Board, respectively, of the Company. All other disclosures of the Original 8-K remain unchanged.
Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
Effective November 13, 2012, Steve Williams, the President and CEO of Intellicheck Mobilisa, Inc. (the “Company”), was separated from the Company.
Effective November 13, 2012, the Company appointed Dr. Nelson Ludlow as the Company’s President and CEO. Dr. Ludlow formerly served as the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Company. Dr. Ludlow previously served as President and CEO of Mobilisa as founder from 2001 through 2008, and President and CEO of Intellicheck Mobilisa from the merger in 2008 to March, 2011. Dr. Ludlow is 51 years old and has over 30 years’ experience in software development for the military and corporate sectors. While in the Air Force, Dr. Ludlow served as a mathematician, a pilot, an intelligence officer at the National Air Intelligence Center, Technical Director for Artificial Intelligence at USAF Rome Laboratory, Assistant Professor of Computer Science at the Naval Postgraduate School, and the Director of Technology and Services for Radar Evaluation Squadron. In the corporate sector, Dr. Ludlow served as the Director of C2 Modeling for SAIC, Chief Scientist for the ORINCON Corporation and Chief Technology Officer for Ameranth Wireless. He holds a Ph.D. in Artificial Intelligence from the University of Edinburgh, Scotland and Post-Doctoral research in Computer Science at the University of Cambridge, England. Dr. Ludlow’s wife, Bonnie Ludlow, is an Executive Vice President and Director of the Company.
In connection with Dr. Ludlow’s at will employment with the Company, he receives an annual base salary of $246,000. Additionally, as Dr. Ludlow is no longer serving as Chairman of the Board, his board service fee was reduced by $20,000 annually.
Michael D. Malone, Vice Admiral, US Navy, Retired, who was appointed to the Company’s Board of Directors in June, 2011, was appointed to serve as Chairman of the Board of Directors, effective November 13, 2012. Admiral Malone is 64 years old and presently serves as a technical advisor and consultant to Pequot Capital, a venture capital firm, and Environmental Tectonics Corporation (ETCC), a high technology simulation and manufacturing company. He also recently joined the board of directors at Environmental Tetonics Corporation. He has conducted various due diligence projects in support of Pequot investments/acquisitions and has developed a government marketing strategy for ETC. Prior to joining Skarven Enterprises (now Kestrel, a division of The Boeing Company) in 2004, Admiral Malone served 34 years in the US Navy. As a Naval Aviator, he commanded a Strike Fighter Squadron, a Navy replenishment ship, a nuclear powered aircraft carrier (USS Enterprise) and an Aircraft Carrier Strike Group. His final two assignments were in the leadership of Naval Aviation, including two years as Commander, Naval Air Forces (CEO for Naval Aviation). He is a 1970 graduate of the United States Naval Academy. His graduate education includes the Navy Nuclear Propulsion Program, and studies at the National Defense University, Harvard University, and The George Washington University.
In connection with Admiral Malone’s service as Chairman of the Board, he will receive an annual board fee of $80,000, to be paid on a quarterly basis.
On November 13, 2012, the Company issued a press release announcing the actions described in this Item 5.02 of this Current Report on Form 8-K, a copy of which is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned thereunto duly authorized.