Mr. Zils currently serves as the Company's Chief Administrative Officer. Prior to joining PNI, Mr. Zils served as the President of the Thin Film Product Group of JDS Uniphase, which had approximately 2,000 employees and operations in the United States, Japan, China, Germany, and France. Previously, Mr. Zils was the President and CEO of Flex Products Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Optical Coating Laboratory Inc. (OCLI) in Santa Rosa. He also served as the CFO, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary of OCLI which was acquired by JDS Uniphase in 2000. Mr. Zils has a JD from the University of San Diego and is a member of the California State Bar Association. He also holds undergraduate degrees in economics and humanities from the University of California Santa Cruz. Mr. Zils currently serves as a founding director on the board of Alta Pacific Bank.