Mitek Board Member, Kenneth Denman Named One of 2017’s “Most Influential Black Corporate Directors” by Savoy Magazine

SAN DIEGO, CA and LONDON, UK, October 30, 2017 – Mitek (NASDAQ: MITK,, a global leader in mobile capture and identity verification software solutions, today announced that Board of Directors member, Kenneth Denman has been named one of 2017’s Most Influential Black Corporate Directors by Savoy Magazine.

“Our board features some of the most experienced and innovative leaders in the business world and we’d like to congratulate Ken on his most recent recognition,” said James DeBello, Chairman and CEO, Mitek. “Ken’s expertise in artificial intelligence and his background in successfully leading technology companies are just some of the attributes that make him an inspiring leader, valuable Mitek board member and influential executive.”

Denman joined Mitek’s Board of Directors in December 2016. He was previously the President and Chief Executive Officer of Emotient, Inc. and has also held CEO positions at Openwave Systems, Inc. and iPass, Inc. Denman was appointed to the Edward V. Fritzky Endowed Chair in Leadership at the University of Washington’s Foster School of Business as a Visiting Professor, and is also a Board member of both the UW Foster School of Business and the UW Foundation. In addition to serving on Mitek’s Board, Denman is a member of the Board of Directors of Costco Wholesale (COST), Motorola Solutions (MSI) and LendingClub (LC), and he is a Venture Partner at Sway Ventures.

As the leading business magazine reporting on African American success and achievement, Savoy’s Most Influential Black Corporate Directory is the premier listing of African-American executives, influencers and achievers contributing leadership to corporate boards. The full 2017 list can be viewed here: 


About Mitek

Mitek (NASDAQ: MITK) is a global leader in mobile capture and identity verification software solutions built on the latest advancements in AI and machine learning. Mitek’s identity verification solutions allow an enterprise to verify a user’s identity during a digital transaction. This enables financial institutions, payments companies and other businesses operating in highly regulated markets to mitigate financial risk and meet regulatory requirements while increasing revenue from digital channels. Mitek also reduces the friction in the users’ experience with advanced data prefill and automation of the onboarding processes. Mitek’s innovative solutions are embedded into the apps of more than 5,800 organizations and used by more than 80 million consumers. For more information, visit or (MITK-F)


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