IMMR - Immersion Corporation

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Immersion Corporation

50 Rio Robles
San Jose, CA 95134
United States

IndustryApplication Software
Full Time Employees81

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Carl P. Schlachte Sr.Chairman & Interim CEO50kN/A1964
Ms. Nancy ErbaCFO & Principal Accounting Officer142.32kN/A1967
Ms. Anne Marie PetersGen. Counsel and Sr. VP of IP Licensing & Legal AffairsN/AN/A1971
Mr. Hossam BahloolVP of MarketingN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Janice PassarelloVP of HRN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


Immersion Corporation creates, designs, develops, and licenses haptic technologies in North America, Europe, and Asia. Its technologies allow people to use their sense of touch when they engage with various digital products. The company offers TouchSense Lite and TouchSense Premium toolkits that enable original equipment manufacturers and their suppliers to add customized haptic technologies to their own branded devices and other products. It also provides TouchSense Software Development Kits, which consist of design tools, integration software, and effect libraries that allow for the design, encoding, and playback of tactile effects in mobile content, including games, ads, and video. In addition, the company offers TouchSense Force, which comprises design tools, APIs, reference designs, and firmware for the PC/Console gaming/virtual reality markets. Further, the company licenses its patents to implement the licensed software to customers. Additionally, it provides engineering and integration services, design kits for prototyping, authoring tools, application programming interfaces, and platform independent solutions. The company offers its products to mobile communications, wearables, and consumer electronics; console and PC gaming; automotive; and medical markets. Immersion Corporation was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.

Corporate Governance

Immersion Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of March 1, 2018 is 8. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 10; Shareholder Rights: 5; Compensation: 6.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.