SAINT PAUL, Minn., April 17, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Image Sensing Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq:ISNS) announced today that Thomas G. Hudson has been appointed to its Board of Directors. Hudson has extensive experience in senior executive positions at diverse IT companies, with a focus on multinational enterprise customers. Since April 2011, he has been Chief Executive Officer and a director of Municipal Parking Services, Inc., a development-stage company that provides parking solutions to cities and municipalities. Hudson has over 35 years of experience in the computer, communications, software and services industries, including as Chief Executive Officer of Global Capacity Group, Inc., a start-up company providing integrated communications logistics software solutions worldwide, and as President and Chief Executive Officer of Computer Network Technology Corporation, a publicly-traded provider of wide area storage networks. Earlier in his career, he served for 25 years in a number of management positions at IBM Corporation, including General Manager/Vice President of services, product development, and sales and marketing. Hudson previously served on the boards of directors of 20/20 Technologies, Inc., Computer Network Technology Corporation, McData Corp., Lawson Software, Inc. and Plato Software, Inc. when they were publicly-held companies. The Company also announced that Panos G. Michalopoulos has informed the board that he will not stand for reelection as a director at the 2013 annual meeting of shareholders. Chairman of the Board, Jim Bracke, commented: "We thank Dr. Panos Michalopoulos for his long service and dedication to our Company. His pioneering technical vision that led to the founding of Image Sensing Systems single handedly helped to establish the above ground traffic detection industry. We plan to continue to work with Panos as a technical advisor to the Company." About Image Sensing Image Sensing Systems, Inc. is a provider of above ground detection and information management solutions for the Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) sector and adjacent markets including security, police and parking. We have sold more than 135,000 units of our industry leading Autoscope® machine-vision, RTMS® radar and CitySync automatic number plate recognition (ANPR) products in over 60 countries worldwide. This depth of our experience coupled with the breadth of our product portfolio uniquely positions us to provide powerful hybrid technology solutions and to exploit the convergence of the traffic, security and environmental management markets. We are headquartered in St. Paul, Minnesota. Visit us on the web at imagesensing.com.