American Access Technologies (www.aatk.com), a manufacturer of patented zone cabling and wireless enclosures, recently announced that its board of directors has elected Howard W. Kelley chairman. Kelley has served as a director of the company since May 2005 and is the chairman of the corporate governance committee as well as a member of the audit committee. Kelley succeeds John E. Presley, who recently left the company as president and chief executive officer.
Kelley is president of Jacksonville-based Sally Corporation, a designer and fabricator of animated robotics and dark rides used internationally in theme parks, museums, and attractions.
"American Access is an excited business opportunity poised to enter its next growth phase," Kelley said. "Management and the board will intend to seize these opportunities as a means of accelerating the company's market position and prominence. To that end, our corporate governance and nominating committee has begun the search for a permanent president and CEO."