xG Technology, Inc., has appointed Sue Swenson non-executive chairman of its board. Ms. Swenson is replacing Gary Cuccio, who is stepping down. The company added that Kenneth Hoffman is also leaving the board. The departures of Messrs. Cuccio and Hoffman are “amicable,” xG said. “These changes will all be effective October 31, 2018.” Ms. Swenson is the former chairwoman of the First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet) board and is a wireless industry veteran.