SMART Technologies Inc. is a leading provider of technology solutions that are redefining the way the world works and learns. SMART products enable inspired collaboration in schools and workplaces by turning group work into highly interactive, engaging and productive experiences. SMART delivers integrated solutions of hardware, software and services designed for superior performance and ease of use. SMART is the global leader in the interactive whiteboard product category, and its product line also includes interactive flat panels, interactive projectors, SMART kapp™ and associated software for all of its hardware products. SMART introduced the world's first interactive whiteboard in 1991 and as of June 2014 has shipped over 3 million interactive displays worldwide.
SMART sells its products primarily through its reseller network to education, business and government customers.
Education, business and government customers are SMART’s end-users. The education market contributed approximately 80% of SMART’s revenue in fiscal 2014, while the business and government sectors contributed the remainder. SMART’s customers in the education sector include the New York City Board of Education, the Orange County Department of Education and Ohio State University. Examples of SMART’s customers in the business sector include Cisco Systems, Inc., Ernst & Young, General Electric Company, Microsoft Corporation and Texas Instruments Incorporated. SMART’s customers in the government sector include the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and the European Aeronautic Defense and Space Company N.V. (EADS).
SMART commenced trading as a public company on July 15, 2010.
SMART's common shares trade on the NASDAQ Stock Market under the symbol "SMT" and on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol "SMA".
SMART was founded in 1987 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
SMART’s corporate head office is located at 3636 Research Road NW, Calgary, AB, T2L 1Y1, Canada. SMART also has a product development office located in Seattle, Washington, USA and sales and marketing offices in various cities throughout the world..
As of March 31, 2014, SMART and its subsidiaries had 908 employees worldwide.
No, SMART does not have a direct stock purchase plan or a dividend reinvestment plan.
SMART’s fiscal year end is March 31.
SMART report’s its consolidated financial results in U.S. dollars in accordance with U.S. Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).
SMART’s auditors are KPMG LLP, located at Suite 2700, Bow Valley Square II, 205 - 5th Avenue SW, Calgary, AB, T2P 4B9, Canada.
SMART's common stock can be purchased through any registered broker on the NASDAQ under the symbol SMT and on the TSX under the symbol SMA.
No, SMART does not pay a cash dividend on its common shares. Any future determination to pay cash dividends will be at the discretion of SMART’s board of directors and will depend on the company’s financial condition, operating results, current and anticipated cash needs, plans for expansion and other factors that the board of directors may consider to be relevant.
SMART’s transfer agent in the United States is Computershare Trust Company N.A., 350 Indiana Street, Suite 800, Golden, Colorado, 80401, and in Canada is Computershare Trust Company of Canada, 9th Floor, North Tower, 100 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, M5J 2Y1.
SMART’s financial reports and news releases are available at investor.smarttech.com.
SMART files documents on the Canadian Securities Administrators SEDAR database at www.sedar.com and with the SEC on EDGAR. Links to these filings are available at investor.smarttech.com/filings.
If you are a registered shareholder (with physical share certificates), please contact Computershare, SMART’s transfer agent toll free at 1.800.564.6253 in Canada and the U.S. If you are a beneficial shareholder (do not hold physical share certificates), please contact your broker.
Please contact SMART’s transfer agent, Computershare, toll free at 1.800.564.6253 in Canada and the U.S., and the transfer agent representative will send you the necessary documentation to arrange for a replacement certificate.
To contact SMART, please send an e-mail message to IR@smarttech.com, or call SMART Investor Relations toll free at 1.877.320.2241..
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