Sphere 3D Corp. has announced that Timothy P. Hanley has been appointed to Sphere 3D's Board of Directors. The addition of Mr. Hanley brings Sphere 3D's Board to four directors, three of whom are independent. In April
2022, the Company announced that it would expand its Board to five members. A search is ongoing for an
additional board member. Timothy Hanley is a seasoned global executive with extensive experience consulting with manufacturers regarding
digital transformation, organizational strategy development and execution, acquisitions, and market development.
Mr. Hanley is a Qualified Financial Expert and has significant experience in the board room and working with
audit committees. Mr. Hanley was most recently a Senior Partner with Deloitte LLP ("Deloitte"), where he led the firm's Global
Consumer and Industrial Products practice and helped grow the practice to more than $14 billion in annual
revenue. In his leadership role, he acted as a lead client service partner and an advisory partner for several
of the firm's most significant global clients. During his 17 years at Deloitte, Mr. Hanley served in many
client-service and industry leadership roles. Before his most recent role as the Global Consumer and Industrial
Products Industry Leader, Tim's leadership roles included serving as the U.S. Vice Chairman and Process and
Industrial Products Leader. Mr. Hanley began his career at Arthur Andersen in 1978 and served as an audit partner on many of the largest
manufacturers in Wisconsin. He served as a board member of the National Association of Manufacturers from 2008 to 2017 and regularly advises privately held companies in the consumer products, retail, and distribution
industries. Mr. Hanley currently serves as the Acting Keyes Dean for the College of Business at Marquette
as an independent director and as the Chair of the Board's Audit Committee.