This excerpt taken from the XIDE DEF 14A filed Jul 24, 2009.
David S. Ferguson
Director since 2005
Mr. Ferguson, 64, is the principal of DS Ferguson Enterprises, LLC, a retail consulting business. From September 2000 through July 2003, Mr. Ferguson served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Wal*Mart Europe. Prior to that, he was President and Chief Executive Officer of Wal*Mart Canada from
February 1996 to September 2000. Mr. Ferguson was President and Chief Operating Officer as well as a director of Stuarts Department Stores from August 1994 through October 1995. Mr. Ferguson is a member of the Board of Directors of the Empire Company Limited, the parent company of Sobeys Inc., a Canadian grocery chain and is a member of the Deans Advisory Board of the Business School at Morehouse College. Mr. Ferguson is a member of the Audit Committee and the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee.