March 22, 2017
DANVERS, Mass. - Veni Sumaria, President & CEO of Sumaria Systems, Inc. and Sumaria Networks, died unexpectedly Tuesday morning, March 21, at his home in Rancho Mirage, Calif. The Sumaria Board of Directors named Chuck Jackson as interim General Manager. Chuck, a current Sumaria Systems Vice President, is working with senior staff to ensure continuity of operations. On behalf of Sumaria employees, Chuck issued this statement, "We are saddened by the death of Mr. Sumaria, our beloved employer, mentor, and friend. Our thoughts and prayers are with his wife, Debbie, and family at this difficult time. Sumaria’s Board of Directors and senior management team are working closely together to ensure continuity of operations. We will release more information as it becomes available."