TOKYO, March 25, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Internet Initiative Japan Inc. (Nasdaq:IIJI) (TSE1:3774) one of Japan's leading Internet access and comprehensive network solutions providers, today resolved to appoint a new executive officer at the Board of Meeting held on March 25, 2011.
(1) Appointed New Executive Officer (as of April 1, 2011)
|New Title||Name||Current Title|
|Executive Officer||Division Director of Enterprise|
|In charge of Enterprise Business Division 3 and Global Business||Mr. Koichi Maruyama||Business Division 3, Business Unit|
|(1) Mr. Koichi Maruyama is also scheduled to be appointed as the new Company Director (part-time) of IIJ Global Solutions Inc., a consolidated subsidiary of IIJ, on March 29, 2011.|
About IIJFounded in 1992, Internet Initiative Japan Inc. (Nasdaq:IIJI) (Tokyo Stock Exchange TSE1:3774) is one of Japan's leading Internet-access and comprehensive network solutions providers. IIJ and its group of companies provide total network solutions that mainly cater to high-end corporate customers. The company's services include high-quality systems integration and cloud computing/data center services, security services, Internet access, and content distribution. Moreover, the company has built one of the largest Internet backbone networks in Japan, and between Japan and the United States. IIJ listed on NASDAQ in 1999 and on the First Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange in 2006. For more information about IIJ, visit the IIJ Web site at http://www.iij.ad.jp/en/ . The Internet Initiative Japan Inc. logo is available at http://www.globenewswire.com/newsroom/prs/?pkgid=4613 The statements within this release contain forward-looking statements about our future plans that involve risk and uncertainty. These statements may differ materially from actual future events or results. Readers are referred to the documents furnished by Internet Initiative Japan Inc. with the SEC, specifically the most recent reports on Forms 20-F and 6-K, which identify important risk factors that could cause actual results to differ from those contained in the forward-looking statements.
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