American Vanguard Corporation Announces Change in Board of Directors
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- American Vanguard Corporation (AVD) today announced that non-employee director, Jerome L. Coben, has chosen not to stand for election to the Companys board of directors at the Companys 2013 Annual Shareholders Meeting. He will serve for the balance of his current term and then turn his focus to meeting the increasing demands of his litigation consulting practice and other business pursuits.
Eric Wintemute, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of American Vanguard commented: We thank Jerry for his hard work and contributions to our Board and its committees and wish him well in his professional and business pursuits.
About American Vanguard
American Vanguard Corporation is a diversified specialty and agricultural products company that develops and markets products for crop protection and management, turf and ornamentals management and public and animal health. American Vanguard is included on the Russell 2000® & Russell 3000® Indexes and the Standard & Poors Small Cap 600 Index. To learn more about American Vanguard, please reference the Companys web site at www.american-vanguard.com.
The Company, from time to time, may discuss forward-looking information. All forward-looking statements are estimates by the Companys management and are subject to various risks and uncertainties that may cause results to differ from managements current expectations. Such factors include weather conditions, changes in regulatory policy and other risks as detailed in the Companys SEC reports and filings. Any forward-looking statements in this release represent the Companys best judgment as of the date of this release.
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Source: American Vanguard CorporationCopyright Business Wire 2013