People: Biospecifics Technologies Corp (BSTC.OQ)
22 Jul 2019
Dr. Mark N. Wegman, Ph.D., is Director of Biospecifics Technologies Corp. He is currently a director on the Board and has served as a director of the Company since June 2007. He joined International Business Machines ("IBM") in 1975 where Dr. Wegman is currently Chief Scientist Computing as a Service with worldwide responsibilities in IBM's Research laboratories. Dr. Wegman is recognized for his significant contributions to computer algorithms and compiler optimization that have deeply influenced many areas of computer science and practice. This work was recognized by the Special Interest Group On Programming Languages in 2006 with its Programming Languages Achievement Award. He is an IBM Fellow, which is IBM's highest technical honor, and a Fellow of the ACM and the IEEE. He is also a member of the National Academy of Engineering. Dr. Wegman is the author of over 30 publications in the field of Computer Science. Dr. Wegman received his doctorate in Computer Science from the University of California at Berkeley and has been named a Distinguished Alumnus. Dr. Wegman is the son of our former CEO and Chairman, Edwin H. Wegman and the brother of our former President, Thomas Wegman. Dr. Wegman is the stepson of Toby Wegman, a current director of the Company. The Company believes that Dr. Wegman is qualified to serve as a member of our Board because of his business and professional experience.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||50,000|
|Restricted Stock Award, USD||--|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||--|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||50,000|