AVG Technologies (AVG) says that CEO J.R. Smith will step down after just a six-year tenure at...

|About: AVG Technologies (AVG)|By:, SA News Editor

AVG Technologies (AVG) says that CEO J.R. Smith will step down after just a six-year tenure at the helm of the Internet and mobile-security provider. The company is currently conducting a search for his successor. Mr. Smith will remain in his role until a new CEO is found, then will become a member of the company's supervisory board after he resigns. Shares -6.6% AH.