3DIcon Corporation, a development-stage technology company, today announced the appointment of Victor Keen to its board of directors. Mr. Keen is a significant shareholder in 3DIcon and currently serves on the board of directors of Research Frontiers, Inc. He has extensive experience in the arena of technology commercialization and licensing.
Victor Keen is a graduate of Harvard Law School and Trinity College. Until March 1, 2007, he served as the chair of the Tax Practice Group at Duane Morris, LLP, one of the 100 largest law firms in the U.S., with more than 600 attorneys. Mr. Keen has become of counsel to the firm. He currently devotes the majority of his time to his board memberships as well as real estate investments in New York City.
For more than ten years Mr. Keen has served on the board of Research Frontiers, a developer of “Smart Glass” through licensees around the world. For the past five years he has also served as the head of the compensation committee for Research Frontiers. Recently, Mr. Keen assumed the position of Board Observer for Egenix, Inc., a bioresearch firm focused on developing treatments for several specific cancers.
Mr. Keen has a successful history of investment in both start-up and operational-stage companies. “I look forward to playing an active role as a board member by supporting 3DIcon through its next phase of growth via technology commercialization, licensing, strategic partnerships, and revenue generation,” stated Mr. Keen. “I see tremendous potential in their technology portfolio.”