SOURCE: Data I/O Corporation

Data I/O Corporation

December 01, 2014 14:07 ET

Data I/O Engages SM Berger & Company as Investor Relations Firm

REDMOND, WA--(Marketwired - Dec 1, 2014) - Data I/O Corporation (NASDAQ: DAIO), the leading global provider of advanced programming and IP management solutions for flash, flash-memory based intelligent devices and microcontrollers, announced today it has engaged the investor relations (IR) firm SM Berger & Company, Inc.

Founded in 1984, SM Berger & Company has helped over 100 companies develop and execute results-oriented IR programs. Located in Cleveland, Ohio, SM Berger & Company represents a growing and diverse list of small- and micro-cap public companies that are often undervalued and overlooked by investors. 

Anthony Ambrose, Data I/O's President and CEO, said: "We are pleased to begin this relationship with Stanley Berger and Andrew Berger. After speaking with our investors and several firms, we believe that SM Berger & Company is the best fit for Data I/O. We look forward to beginning the process of increased communications to our shareholders and the financial community." 

Stan Berger, President of SM Berger & Company, stated, "We are excited to begin working with the management of Data I/O. The Company represents a compelling opportunity to invest in a growing business and we look forward to helping management create a results-oriented and proactive investor relations program." 

About Data I/O Corporation
Since 1972 Data I/O has developed innovative solutions to enable the design and manufacture of electronic products for automotive, wireless, consumer electronics, industrial controls, medical, and military/aerospace markets. Today, our customers manufacture tens of millions of products each year using Data I/O programming solutions to reliably, securely, and cost-effectively deliver their Intellectual Property into programmable devices. Data I/O provides programming solutions for devices in any package, whether programmed in a socket or on a circuit board. Our expertise in programmable integrated circuits, global supply chain processes, and IP management and protection helps bring innovative new products to life. These solutions are backed by a global network of Data I/O support and service providers, assuring success for our customers.

About SM Berger & Company, Inc.
As one of the nation's oldest investor relations firms, SM Berger & Company, Inc. has helped over 100 small- and micro-cap companies develop and manage their investor relations programs, improve their communications, and increase their investor following. Professional investors know SM Berger & Company for representing value-oriented, growth companies whose performance compares favorably to the Russell Microcap Index. 

Contact Information

  • Joel Hatlen
    Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
    Data I/O Corporation
    6464 185th Ave. NE, Suite 101
    Redmond, WA 98052
    (425) 881-6444
    Email Contact

    SM Berger & Company, Inc
    Andrew M. Berger
    Managing Director
    (216) 464-6400
    Email: Email Contact