|Echelon Reports Inducement Grant Under NASDAQ Listing Rules|
As an inducement to entering into employment with the Company, and in accordance with NASDAQ Listing Rule 5635(c)(4), on November 10, 2017, the Compensation Committee of the Board of Directors of the Company granted an award of 12,000 restricted stock units (the "RSU Award") to a new key employee. The RSU Award was made outside of the Company's current equity plan, but will be subject to terms and conditions generally consistent with those in the Company's 2016 Equity Incentive Plan. The RSU Award will vest as to one-third of the shares on November 10, 2018 and one-third on each annual anniversary thereafter, subject to continued service by such employee through each applicable vesting date.
For 25 years Echelon (NASDAQ:ELON) has pioneered the development of open-standard networking platforms for connecting, monitoring and controlling devices in commercial and industrial applications. With more than 110 million devices installed worldwide, Echelon's proven, scalable solutions host a range of applications enabling customers to reduce energy and operational costs, improve safety and comfort, and create efficiencies through optimizing physical systems. Echelon focusses today on two IoT (
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