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03/15/10Intersil Appoints Emery Sugasawara to Vice President of Quality & Reliability
Intersil Corporation (NASDAQ: ISIL) announced the appointment of Emery Sugasawara, 52, to the role of Vice President of Quality & Reliability.
01/14/10T-Mobile USA's Neville Ray Re-Elected as 3G Americas' Chairperson
3G Americas announced the re-election of Neville Ray, senior vice president of Engineering and Operations for T-Mobile USA, as Chairperson of the 3G Americas Board of Governors for 2010.
11/05/09Vecima Strengthens Executive Team
Dr. Surinder Kumar, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Vecima Networks Inc. (TSX:VCM), the Last Mile Solution for broadband wired and wireless networks, is pleased to announce the strengthening of the Company's senior management group with the appointment of Richard Funnell to Senior Vice President, Corporate Development and the promotion of Sumit Kumar to Executive Vice President.
10/21/09Growing Media Company JiWire Appoints David Courtney as New CEO
Capitalizing on the company's rapid growth, JiWire today announced the appointment of David Courtney as CEO of the leading mobile audience media company, which reaches more than 20 million unique users per month through its public Wi-Fi advertising channel.
10/19/09Former Senior Finance Executive of AT&T Joins Tranzeo Wireless Board
Tranzeo Wireless Technologies Inc. (TSX:TZT) announced the appointment of Stephen Carson to the Board of Directors and as Chair of the Audit Committee.
07/20/09iPass Announces New SVP of Worldwide Sales
iPass Inc. (NASDAQ: IPAS) announced that Nick Hulse has joined the iPass executive team as senior vice president of worldwide sales. Hulse's expertise spans sales, operations and marketing, and over his career he has built strong distribution and professional services programs that have delivered exceptional results for a number of software and services companies.
04/28/09Datacom Wireless Corporation: Increase of Mobicom Unit Sales by 55% and Reduction of 56% in Net Loss
Founded in 1999, Datacom has grown to become one of the Canadian leaders in the design, development and marketing of mission critical vehicle fleet management and theft prevention solutions. Its products and services use wireless communications and satellite-based tracking technologies (GPS) and a state-of-the-art ASP information portal.
04/13/09Tranzeo Wireless Technologies Inc. to Host 2008 Year End Conference Call Tuesday April 14th, 2009
Tranzeo Wireless Technologies Inc. (TSX:TZT), an industry leader in designing, manufacturing, and distributing high-speed wireless broadband communication systems. A conference call will be held Tuesday April 14, 2009 beginning at 12:00 pm PST and 3:00 pm EST
02/18/09Economic Growth to Come from Telecom Investments, says Ericsson CEO, Carl-Henric Svanberg
President and CEO Carl-Henric Svanberg said today at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona that 2008 was a year of establishing mobile broadband, and that investments in telecom infrastructure can drive growth across societies.
01/13/09Sparkplug Communications Names Maria Farnon Vice President of Marketing
Sparkplug Communications announced that Maria Farnon has been named Vice President of Marketing. Farnon has fourteen years of experience in the telecommunications industry, having served most recently as vice president at Level 3 Communications, Inc., where she launched the company's wholesale Internet business in both North America and Europe.
12/15/08Westcon Group North America Announces Key Promotions as Part of Partner Engagement Strategy
Westcon Group, Inc . announced key promotions within its North American product sales team. Rob Sbarra (Vice President of Cisco Product Sales), Joe Nicoletti (Director of Security Product Sales) and Richard Roux (Director of Avaya Product Management) are each veterans of Westcon Group North America's (WGNA) product sales team and will be responsible for planning and executing partner engagement processes.
12/03/08AirIQ Announces Workforce Consolidation
AirIQ Inc. (TSX:IQ) announced a reduction in its workforce of approximately 36%. The workforce reduction will save approximately $1,000,000 annually. One time severance costs of approximately $850,000 will be incurred, as an extraordinary expense, with payment to be made over the next few quarters.
11/25/08Wi-LAN Appoints New Chairman of the Board
Wi-LAN Inc. (TSX:WIN) announced that its Board has appointed Mr. Jim Skippen as Chairman of the Board of Directors effective immediately. Mr. Skippen will continue in his role as Chief Executive Officer of the Company.
11/19/08CelLynx Names Robert J. Legendre Executive Chairman
CelLynx Group, Inc. (OTCBB: CYNX) announced it has named veteran technology executive Robert J. Legendre to the newly created position of Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors.
11/10/08AvaLAN Wireless Systems Appoints New CEO
AvaLAN Wireless Systems Incorporated, an innovative leader in the long range industrial wireless Ethernet market, has appointed Matthew S. Nelson to be their new CEO and President. Matt Nelson brings a powerful combination of business and technical acumen in the High-technology industry with over 20 years of innovative business, technical expertise and global market experience.
10/08/08Wi-LAN Board Approves Plan for Normal Course Issuer Bid
Wi-LAN Inc. (TSX:WIN) announced that its Board of Directors has approved the adoption of a stock buyback program under which the Company expects to purchase up to 5% of its issued and outstanding common shares over a six month period
10/03/08Sprint's XOHM Broadband Wireless Internet Service at Demonstrated at WiMAX Smart Home Exhibit
Motorola, Inc. (NYSE: MOT) and Sprint (NYSE: S) offered a first taste of XOHM service to guests attending a WiMAX open house event last night at Chicago's famed Smart Home. The Smart Home was built using green building techniques, technology that manages home energy use, and is designed with the latest in communications technology in mind.
08/19/08Redline Hires New Vice President of Worldwide Sales to Improve Global Distribution
Redline Communications Group Inc. (TSX and AIM: RDL) announced several changes to its senior management team. Chris Koeneman, a veteran telecommunications executive, has joined Redline as Vice President of Worldwide Sales, responsible for Redline's sales efforts and working to accelerate the deployment of Redline's Mobile WiMAX solutions worldwide. In addition, Nancy Orr, a member of Redline's Board of Directors, has been appointed interim Chief Financial Officer, replacing Thomas Hearne who has resigned as CFO of Redline as of August 29, 2008.
07/22/08Colubris' Rob Scott to Participate in Upcoming Ernst & Young Webcast
Colubris Networks, the leading global provider of intelligent wireless LANs (WLANs) for enterprises and service providers, announced that President and CEO Rob Scott has been selected to participate in a webcast panel discussion entitled "Operational Effectiveness," hosted by Ernst & Young. This webcast, the second in the Ernst & Young Strategic Growth Leadership Series, will take place on Wednesday, July 23 at 11:45 a.m.
06/19/08DDS Wireless Appoints New CFO
DDS Wireless International Inc. (TSX:DD), a global leader in providing applications software and solutions for wireless fleet management to multiple markets, is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Jim Zadra as its Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Zadra assumes his position on July 14, 2008.
06/12/08Azalea Networks Attracts Key Broadband Wireless Industry Veterans to Lead North American Sales Team
Azalea Networks, a leading innovator in wireless routing equipment and technology, announced key additions to its North American sales organization as the company continues its expansion from a strong foothold in China. Both Brian Carlson and Frederick Harris have joined the company as vice president of sales in North America, and director of channel sales and management, respectively. Carlson and Harris head up a team responsible for Azalea Networks' expansion into the North American market and bring a wealth of experience to the global sales organization.
05/27/08Aruba Networks Appoints Seasoned Networking Executive to Expand Operations in EMEA
Aruba Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARUN), a global leader in wireless LANs and secure mobility solutions, announced the appointment of Duncan Fisken as the new head of the company's EMEA operations. Mr. Fisken brings over 34 years of telecommunications and security experience to Aruba, having previously served at CA, Netegrity, Datacraft Asia, and Racal Electronics.
05/21/08Senior Telecommunications Executive Oliver M. Valente Joins ExteNet Systems as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
ExteNet Systems, Inc. named Oliver M. Valente, 39, a telecommunications industry leader, to the newly created post of executive vice president and chief operating officer.
05/20/08Towerstream Appoints Joseph Hernon as Chief Financial Officer
Towerstream (Nasdaq: TWER), a leading fixed WiMAX service provider, announced that Joseph Hernon has joined the Company as Chief Financial Officer (CFO). This addition strengthens Towerstream's already experienced and effective management team as it continues to execute on its growth strategy.
05/06/08Predicting the Future Triumph of Clearwire's $14 Billion Broadband Wireless Network
Clearwire (NASDAQ: CLWR) and Sprint Nextel (NYSE: S) announced Wednesday that the companies will combine their broadband wireless units to create a $14.55 billion mobile wireless communications company to provide internet access, phone service, movies, games and a variety of other broadband wireless data services. The new company, which will retain Clearwire's name, will continue developing a mobile network based on WiMax technology, which promises much faster speeds than the latest 3g cellular networks.
04/28/08Wireless Matrix CFO Named Finalist for 2008 Greater Washington Technology CFO Awards
Wireless Matrix Corporation (TSX:WRX) announced Maria C. Izurieta, chief financial officer, is a finalist for the 2008 Greater Washington Technology CFO Awards in the category of Public Company CFO of the Year.
03/27/08Omnitrol Networks Appoints Ed Wodarski to Lead Aerospace and Defense Initiatives
.Omnitrol Networks strengthened its senior management team, appointing Ed Wodarski as senior director of business development to spearhead its activities in the Aerospace and Defense sectors.
03/27/08Telava Appoints Lino G. Morris to Its Board of Advisors
Telava (OTCBB: TLVA ) announced that the Company has appointed Lino G. Morris to Its Board of Advisors.
03/13/08Aruba Networks Appoints Seasoned Executive to New Global Channel Operations Position
Aruba Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARUN) announced the appointment of company veteran Peter Cellarius to the newly created position of Head of Global Channel Operations. Mr. Cellarius brings with him over 25 years of IT and networking experience. In addition to his recent role as head of business development at Aruba, Mr. Cellarius worked previously at Nortel, Stentor, and Bell Canada. In this new position Mr. Cellarius will be responsible for the operation, productivity, and growth of Aruba's channel and distributor programs.
03/11/08NextPhase Wireless Names Ira Globerson as New Vice President of Sales
NextPhase Wireless, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: NPHS), a nationwide developer of WiMAX-ready networks and provider of advanced wireless broadband solutions, announced that Ira Globerson, a 25-year telecommunications industry veteran, has been named as the Company's new Vice President of Sales. Based in NextPhase's corporate headquarters in Anaheim, California, Globerson will lead wholesale and indirect sales activities for the Company's efforts nationwide.
03/06/08Tranzeo Wireless Appoints Christoph Lingenthal to Board
Tranzeo Wireless Technologies Inc. (TSX:TZT), a leading producer of high- performance wireless broadband and WiMAX communication systems, announces the appointment of Christoph Lingenthal to the board of directors.
03/06/08Airspan Appoints Declan Byrne as Chief Marketing Officer
Airspan Networks Inc. (NASDAQ: AIRN ) President and CEO Eric Stonestrom announced the appointment of Declan Byrne as Chief Marketing Officer, who started with the company on Monday, February 25, 2008. Byrne is a senior executive with significant broadband wireless experience, beginning at AT&T, and several senior sales and business leadership positions at small and mid-cap wireless equipment companies.
02/28/08Spreadtrum Communications Announces Management Promotions and New Technology Board
Spreadtrum Communications, Inc. (Nasdaq: SPRD ), one of China's leading wireless baseband chipset providers, announced the promotion of several executives into new positions and the establishment of a board of technology consultants.
02/09/08ViaSat Appoints Tom Moore as Senior Vice President and President of ViaSat-1 Satellite Initiative
ViaSat Inc. (Nasdaq:VSAT) announced today that it has appointed Tom Moore as Senior Vice President of the company and President of the recently announced ViaSat-1 Ka-band broadband satellite initiative, effective immediately.
01/30/08NetMotion Wireless Announces Executive Appointments and Expansion
NetMotion Wireless announced that it has appointed a number of executives to new positions within the company. Additionally, based on record 2007 results, the company announced plans to expand its workforce by 20 percent in 2008.
01/08/08Wavesat Appoints New CEO: Raj Singh to Lead the Company's Next Phase of Broadband Wireless WiMAX Growth
Wavesat, a leading supplier and developer of WiMAX Fixed and Mobile semiconductor solutions announced today the appointment of Raj Singh as the company's Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Singh brings over 25 years of international business experience to Wavesat.
01/01/08Intel Corporation Puts New Director on Clearwire Corporation's Board of Directors
Wireless broadband pioneer Clearwire Corporation (NASDAQ:CLWR) announced that Arvind Sodhani tendered his resignation from the Clearwire board. Intel Corporation intends to appoint a new representative to Clearwire ' s board of directors as soon as practicable, replacing Arvind Sodhani, who joined the Clearwire board in 2006.
12/07/07Renowned Security Authority, Richard A. Clarke, Joins AirPatrol Corporation's Board of Directors
AirPatrol Corporation announced that Richard A. Clarke, an internationally recognized expert on homeland and cyber security issues, has joined its Board of Directors. Mr. Clarke has served the last three Presidents as a senior White House Advisor and is a highly acclaimed specialist on a range of issues including corporate risk management, information security technology, Federal Government IT issues and counterterrorism.
11/14/07Municipal Wireless Consulting Firm Names Jason Shannon as Chief Technology Officer
Civitium, LLC announced the appointment of Jason Shannon as Chief Technology Officer. As CTO, Shannon will be responsible for leading the firm's technology strategy and expanding its portfolio of technology-related services.
10/30/07AirDefense's David Thomas Joins the Georgia Tech Information Security Center's Advisory Board
AirDefense, Inc. announced that David Thomas, the company's vice president of product strategy was appointed to the Georgia Tech Information Security Center ' s Advisory Board (GTISC) and that Bryan Harkins, the company's training and development manager, was appointed vice chairman and chief technology officer of the Wireless Network Professional Association (WNPA).
10/30/07Former Cisco Executive Joins Fastest-Growing Enterprise WLAN Company
Meru Networks announced David Kelly has joined the company as vice president of sales for Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA). Mr. Kelly comes to Meru from Cisco Systems where he worked for the past eight years, most recently in the role of EMEA sales director for the Linksys division. In that position, he was instrumental in developing and building Cisco's channel strategy for both distributors and partners across EMEA.
10/30/07KeyOn Communications Appoints Accounting Expert and Business Development Executive as Directors
KeyOn Communications Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: KYCS), a leading provider of wireless broadband and voice over Internet protocol (VoIP) services to rural and underserved markets, appointed Curt Anderson and Jason Horowitz as directors, replacing departing members Barry Becker and Michael Saltman. The board membership remains at seven.
10/29/07Airband Communications Names Jennifer Mao Vice President Of Marketing
Airband Communications, Inc. announced that it has hired Jennifer Mao as the company 's vice president of marketing. In this role, Mao will lead all aspects of Airband ' s marketing efforts including product management, marketing communications, demand generation, channel marketing, and both public and analyst relations.
10/16/07Telecommunications Expert Jamie Moss Joins ABI Research to Cover Wireless Research in London
ABI Research announced the appointment of Jamie Moss as Industry Analyst, Wireless. Based in the firm ' s European regional headquarters in London, Jamie is responsible for coverage of the wireless communications industry, with a focus on Location-Based Services. He brings to the task highly developed skills in statistical analysis and related research techniques.
09/28/07AT&T Appoints New Marketing Director for West, Central and North Florida Wireless Operations
AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) announced the promotion of Cindy Matthews to director of Marketing for West, Central and North Florida 3g wireless operations. Matthews joined AT&T 15 years ago as an assistant manager in Customer Care. She earned leadership roles in various divisions of Customer Care, including Financial Services, Loss Prevention and Customer Lifecycle Management. In 2000, Matthews joined the company's wireless marketing team for West, Central and North Florida, where she has served as customer retention manager and most recently as advertising and promotions manager.
09/24/07MetroBridge Hires Industry Veteran as VP of Operations
MetroBridge Networks International Inc. (TSX-V: MEB) a premier high-speed wireless broadband provider for business with operations in Canada and the United States, is pleased to announce that it has hired Mr. Thorsten Gutsche as Vice President of Operations.
09/06/07Three Wireless and Telecom Industry Leaders Join Quantenna Communications Advisory Board
Quantenna Communications Inc. announced the appointment of three leading wireless and telecom experts to its Advisory Board: Dr. Herbert May, former Member of the Managing Board of Deutsche Telekom; Dr. Niel Ransom, former World Wide CTO of Alcatel; and Dr. Tadao Saito, CTO of Toyota InfoTechnology Center.
09/06/07Firetide Names New Vice President, Business Development for Municipal and Public Safety Markets
Firetide, Inc. announced that it has named Michael Dillon to serve as the company's vice president of business development, reporting to Bo Larsson, chief executive officer. He will be responsible for leading the company's business development efforts specifically focused on the municipal and public safety markets.
08/31/07Veteran Acquisitions Executive to Join Broadband Wireless Operator MetroBridge
MetroBridge Networks International Inc. (TSX-V: MEB) a premier high-speed wireless broadband provider for business with operations in Canada and the United States, is pleased to announce that it has appointed Mr. Geoff Hamilton as Vice President of Corporate Development.
08/30/07Hopling Technologies Appoints Bob Kok Director of Metro Networks
Hopling Technologies, a rapidly growing leader in IP-based wireless networking equipment for enterprises, operators and service providers, is pleased to announce that it has appointed former Managing Director of Set Wireless Bob Kok as Director of Metro Networks.
07/31/07ANADIGICS Expands Wireless Broadband U.S. Based Sales Force
ANADIGICS, Inc. (Nasdaq: ANAD) announced that it is expanding the U.S. based sales force, with the addition of Duane Koonce, David Bennett and Stephen Simon to the ANADIGICS sales organization. As ANADIGICS continues to expand the customer base for its industry-leading line of broadband and wireless products, these three well-established individuals will aid the Company's growth by strategically creating new sale efforts.
07/30/07Clearwire Names Broadband Wireless Technology Veteran John Saw as Chief Technology Officer
Clearwire Corporation (NASDAQ: CLWR) announced the promotion of Dr. John Saw, Ph.D., to chief technology officer (CTO) and the retirement of Nick Kauser, the company's current CTO, effective Aug. 1, 2007. Saw, who served as vice president of Engineering since the company was founded in 2003, brings nearly 20 years of experience developing wireless networks and architectures. Kauser, who co-founded the company with Clearwire chairman Craig McCaw, will remain on the company's board of directors.
07/26/07Mobile Satellite Ventures Appoints Ray Baxter Vice President, Federal Sales
Mobile Satellite Ventures LP (MSV) announced that Ray S. Baxter has joined the company as vice president for Federal Sales. In this newly created role at MSV, Mr. Baxter will lead sales initiatives in the government sector in support of the company's planned next-generation services.
07/11/07Sequans Appoints Chief Financial Officer
SEQUANS Communications has named Deborah Choate chief financial officer. Choate has 23 years' experience in international business, operations, and finance with both multi-national public and private companies, ranging in size from $25 million to more than $1 billion in revenues. She is particularly experienced in technology, including wireless software and hardware, as well as corporate governance in the U.S., France, and Switzerland.
06/28/07Mobile Satellite Ventures Appoints Ines LeBow Vice President, Next-Generation Services Programs
Mobile Satellite Ventures LP (MSV) announced that telecommunications program management executive Ines LeBow has joined the company as vice president for Next-Generation Services Programs to develop, integrate and execute the company's roll out of its next-generation services.
06/22/07Telular Strengthens Engineering Leadership with the Addition of Experienced Telecom Wireless Executive
Telular Corporation (Nasdaq: WRLS) announced they have appointed Chris Bear as Vice President of Product Development to lead Telular's engineering team in the development of both the Terminal and Telguard segments. Mr. Bear brings over fifteen years of engineering leadership in the wireless industry, most recently leading the Mesh Networks Development Group at Motorola, creating products to address the municipal Wi-Fi and public safety broadband markets. Mr. Bear will be headquartered at the Telular Technology Center located in Hauppauge, New York and be reporting directly to Mike Boyle.
06/14/07WildBlue Taps Interns to Bring Satellite Broadband Internet Access to Rural America
Rural utilities have, once again, joined together to bring the WildBlue U student intern program to communities across America. The program, sponsored by the National Rural Telecommunications Cooperative (NRTC), provides training, sales and marketing experience as well as a paid internship to college students in rural America while they help bring high-speed Internet access to underserved areas. In addition, the program provides an opportunity for college students to learn about the value of cooperative business practices, by working for one.
06/13/07Robert J. Zollars Named Chairman and CEO OF Vocera Communications
Vocera Communications, Inc., the only wearable, hands-free instant voice communication system available on the market, appointed Robert J. Zollars as Chairman and CEO of the company.
06/12/07Azalea Networks Names John Elms as Chief Executive Officer
Azalea Networks, headquartered in Milpitas, Calif. and Beijing, China is a leading provider of wireless mesh broadband systems and solutions. Delivering the highest performance and industry leading scalability and support, Azalea is the number one mesh solution provider in China and among the fastest growing mesh vendors in the global market.
06/12/07Stoke Taps Vikash Varma as President and Chief Executive Officer
The Stoke Session Exchange (SSX) -- uniquely addresses the security, quality of service and mobility challenges associated with optimizing subscribers' multimedia sessions across fixed, mobile, WiFi and WiMAX networks. Stoke has received more than $50 million in funding from leading venture capital firms, including Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and Sequoia Capital.
06/05/07SkyeTek Appoints Kevin Mammel Vice President of Finance
SkyeTek, Inc. announced the appointment of Kevin Mammel as Vice President of Finance to round out its executive team. Mammel, 37, comes from the networking and telecommunications industry and has over 14 year's experience in all aspects of corporate finance. He joins Skyetek at a crucial point on its growth trajectory having come off its most successful quarter to date and nearing the close of its next round of financing which will be used to expand product development and sales coverage.
06/02/07AirCell Appoints Tim Maxwell Vice President, Brand and Member Marketing
AirCell is pleased to announce that Timothy Maxwell has joined the company as Vice President, Brand and Member Marketing. He is responsible for driving all aspects of AirCell's marketing and business activities to consumers of the company's revolutionary new broadband service.
05/24/07Trango Broadband Wireless Names Vural Kalafat Vice President, Marketing
Trango Broadband Wirelessannounced the appointment of industry veteran Vural Kalafat to the position of VP, Marketing. Mr. Kalafat will be located at Trango's facilities in Santa Clara, California and will report directly to Zdravko Divjak, President and CEO.
05/18/07Wi-LAN Announces the Addition of Paul Richman and Rick Shorkey to its Board of Directors
Wi-LAN Inc. (TSX:WIN) is pleased to announce the addition of Paul Richman and Rick Shorkey to its Board of Directors. At a board meeting last Thursday, Mr. Shorkey was appointed Chairman of the Audit Committee and Mr. Richman was appointed Chairman of the Compensation Committee. To accommodate their appointments, the Board has been increased from six to seven members.
05/10/07BridgeWave Expands its Executive Management Team
BridgeWave Communications announced the addition of telecommunications industry veteran Robert Stone to its executive management team in the newly created position of vice president of strategic initiatives.
05/08/07E-Band Communications Corp. Names Former Motorola and Ericsson Executive Bo Hedfors to Board of Directors
E-Band Communications Corp., a leading developer of multi-gigabit capacity wireless communication systems based on 70/80 GHz millimeter wave radio technology, announced the appointment of Bo Hedfors to the company's Board of Directors.
05/04/07Wi-LAN Strengthens Wi-Fi, WiMAX, and CDMA IP Licensing Management Team
Andrew Parolin joins Wi-LAN as VP, Business Development and will be responsible for overseeing Wi-LAN's patent acquisition program. He joins Wi-LAN from SiGe Semiconductor where he served as Director of Wireless Data Products. He is an experienced business manager with an electrical engineering degree and a track record of driving complex deals to successful completion. He has significant technical expertise in a number of Wi-LAN's current technologies, including Wi-Fi, WiMAX and CDMA.
04/30/07Duncan Pilgrim Joins Sequoia Communications as Director of Marketing
Sequoia Communications announced that Duncan Pilgrim has joined the company as director of marketing. Pilgrim brings more than 14 years of experience in the mobile communications market to Sequoia Communications. He has held both marketing and design engineering positions at industry-leading companies such as GEC Plessey Semiconductors, Mitel Semiconductors and most recently, RF Micro Devices (RFMD). Pilgrim joins Sequoia Communications as the company begins to gain strong momentum within the RF semiconductor market.
04/18/07Bo Hedfors and Dr. Yossi Zilberfarb Join AirWalk's Board of Advisors
"AirWalk is extremely pleased to welcome these two internationally recognized industry leaders to our Board of Advisors," said Serge Pequeux, president and CEO of AirWalk Communications. "Their expertise and experience will bring invaluable assistance as we expand our business of delivering next generation IP Radio Access Network solutions for cellular service providers worldwide."
04/17/07Stratix Appoints Gina Gallo President
Stratix Corporation announces the appointment of Gina Gallo to the position of President.
04/16/07SR Telecom Re-Engineers Company to Focus on Global WiMAX Market
SR Telecom (TSX: SRX) announced a plan to reorganize its internal operations to generate approximately $5.5 million in cost savings in 2007 and strengthen the Company's ability to compete in the global WiMAX market. The reorganization, which includes the wind-up of legacy product operations and centralization of activities, paves the way for accelerated growth while maximizing productivity and return for shareholders.
04/12/07Calypso Wireless Announces the Appointment of Cristian C. Turrini as President and Chief Executive Officer
Calypso Wireless, Inc. (Pink Sheets: CLYW) announced that its board of directors has appointed Cristian C. Turrini as the company's President and Chief Executive Officer. The appointment is the result of Calypso's on-going succession planning process and took effect on March 1st, 2007. Turrini, 34, succeeds David Davila, whose resignation has been accepted by the board of directors.
04/04/07Andy Ludwick, Networking Industry Veteran, Joins Wireless Vendor Firetide's Board of Directors
Firetide, Inc. announced the appointment of Andy Ludwick to the company's Board of Directors. Ludwick will support Firetide as it expands its wireless mesh business in more vertical and international markets.
03/23/07Internet Gold's Smile.Communications Announces its New Management Team
Internet Gold (Nasdaq NMS and TASE: IGLD) announced that a new management team has been appointed for its wholly-owned subsidiary, Smile.Communications, from the experienced VPs of both Smile and 012 Golden Lines to serve under the leadership of Stella Handler.
03/19/07Bytemobile Appoints Telecom Industry Veteran John Cole As Vice President and General Manager, Asia Pacific
Bytemobile, Inc. announced the appointment of John Cole as vice president and general manager, Asia Pacific. Based in Singapore, Cole will be responsible for the company's field operations in all of Asia except Japan, as well as Australia and New Zealand.
03/14/07Blue Vector Ramps Up Sales Operations with the Appointment of Vice President of Sales
Blue Vector Systems announced Eric Warner as its vice president of sales. Warner brings with him over 20 years of experience in sales and account management, and a proven ROI based selling methodology that he developed and published. The addition of Eric follows the recent announcement of Blue Vector's record revenue for 2006.
02/28/07AT&T Appoints New Wireless Network Operations Senior Manager for North, Central and West Florida
In her new role, Kropenick is responsible for implementing and maintaining core components of the wireless network to ensure quality performance. Kropenick has more than 20 years of experience in wireless system engineering and telecommunications management and most recently managed AT&T's wireless network operations in Puerto Rico.
02/27/07 Alcatel-Lucent Joins WiMAX Forum Board of Directors
As a strong contributor to the WiMAX Forum, Alcatel-Lucents presence on its board of directors is indicative of the acknowledgement by wireless market leaders around the globe that WiMAX is a powerful option for delivering broadband Internet services anytime and anywhere.
02/21/07Nexus Communications Poised for Stake in 4G Broadband Wireless Deployment Market
Start-up Nexus Communications has appointed Amir Bigloo as interim CEO, and Jim Donegan as interim COO. Their term will continue until the end of June, 2007. Nexus is partnering with 4G vendors and operators to facilitate effective deployment of the emerging wireless broadband technologies.
02/16/07Alvarion Names Efrat Makov as New Chief Financial Officer
Alvarion Ltd. (NASDAQ: ALVR) has named Efrat Makov as Chief Financial Officer effective April 1st. Dafna Gruber, Alvarion's departing CFO, will remain with the Company during the transition period.
02/09/07Towerstream Announces New Appointments to Board of Directors
Towerstream (OTC Bulletin Board: TWER.OB) announced the addition of two members to its Board of Directors, William Bush and Paul Koehler. Combined, Mr. Bush and Mr. Koehler have over 35 years of experience in the technology and energy sectors bringing a high level of expertise and insight to Towerstream's Board.
02/09/07Industry Veteran Joins Wandering WiFi in Account Management
Wandering WiFi announced Chris Browne, former director of IT operations for ICOA, Inc. (OTCBB: ICOA), has joined the Wandering WiFi team. Browne will be responsible for the account management of select flagship accounts for Wandering WiFi, and charged with maintaining a high level of client service from implementation to daily issue management.
02/08/07Mobile Industry Veteran Pekka Ala-Pietila Joins HelloSoft's Board of Directors
HelloSoft, Inc. announced Pekka Ala-Pietila co-founder and CEO of Blyk and former President of Nokia Corporation joined HelloSoft's Board of Directors.
02/07/07BWE Opens New Broadband Wireless Job Center to Meet Growing Demand for Municipal Wireless Mesh Network Engineers
BWE announced a new "Broadband Wireless Career Center" to promote job openings created by the booming market for municipal wireless mesh network planners, wireless mesh network engineers, business developers, systems integrators and consultants.
02/07/07Firetide Names Former Motorola and Ericsson Executive Bo Hedfors to Board of Directors
Firetide, Inc. announced the appointment of Bo Hedfors to the company's Board of Directors. "We are extremely fortunate to have someone with Bo Hedfors' experience on our board to help guide the company," said Bo Larsson, CEO of Firetide. "His extensive relationships in the telecommunications industry add a vital core function to our leadership and will help propel Firetide toward our ultimate vision of delivering reliable connectivity anywhere."
02/02/07LightPointe Communications Names Brian R. Petersil as Director, Customer Service and Strategic Account Sales
LightPointe Communications, Inc. announced the appointment of Brian R. Petersil as Director, Customer Service and Strategic Account Sales. Petersil has more than 6 years of wireless industry experience and proven ability to maximize results in fast moving markets. He will be responsible for the company's customer service department and managing strategic accounts.
02/01/07OATSystems Names New Vice President of Marketing to Head RFID Business
OATSystems, Inc. announced that Paul Cataldo has joined the company as vice president of marketing to enhance its RFID marketing plans.
01/31/07Clearwire Names Scott Richardson as Chief Strategy Officer
Richardson previously served as vice president of Intel's Mobility Group and general manager of the company's Service Provider Business Group. In these roles, Richardson led Intel's broadband wireless efforts from its inception and was responsible for driving the company's 802.16 silicon products for WiMax Certified wireless equipment and access devices.
01/25/07Mobile Industry Veteran Brian Barry Takes Over as CEO of Destinator Technologies
Destinator Technologies makes navigation easier for mobile people. The company develops navigation solutions for use on mobile devices such as dedicated navigation devices, mobile phones and PDA's. Important information in terms of location and destination is now available anytime, anywhere to suit the individual requirements of any user. Destinator Technologies cooperates with leading OEMs, hardware manufacturers and wireless vendors.
01/25/07Jacket Micro Devices Hires Michael Mullineaux as Director of Strategic Marketing
Jacket Micro Devices (JMD), worldwide suppliers of the smallest, highest-performing RF modules available, today announced that Michael Mullineaux has joined its company as Director, Strategic Marketing in its Atlanta headquarters. Mullineaux brings more than 15 years of wireless product line experience to JMD and will lead JMD's global marketing efforts.
01/25/07AirCell Appoints Robin Salem Senior Vice President, Strategy & Business Development
AirCell has named Robin Salem its new Senior Vice President, Strategy & Business Development. Based at the company's new Itasca, IL, facility, he is responsible for leading the company's strategic partnership, alliance-building and business strategy functions.
01/20/07Risto To Brings Fresh New Entrepreneurial Spirit to Ekahau
Ekahau Inc. announced that Risto Siilasmaa, chairman and founder of F-Secure Corporation (HEX:FSC1V), has been named chairman of Ekahau's Board of Directors.
01/18/07Proactive Worldwide, Inc. Appoints New Technology Practice Director
Proactive Worldwide has appointed Mr. Alex Alavi as the Director of the firm's technology practice. Mr. Alavi brings with him nearly 25 years of strategic planning, business development, product management, and marketing experience in the wireline and wireless communications industries. His technical expertise includes wireline and wireless core networks/services and access technologies, including cellular RF, Wi-Fi, WiMAX, as well as emerging IP Multimedia and converged Fixed-Mobile services.
01/17/07Sprint Nextel Names Jack Dziak Senior Vice President of Strategy
Sprint Nextel (NYSE: S) announced that Jack Dziak will join the company as senior vice president, Strategy, effective Feb. 5. Dziak will assume responsibility for driving Sprint Nextel's three-year strategic plan in support of the company's vision to deliver the best products and services on the most powerful networks. He will be based in Reston, Va. and report to Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Gary Forsee.
01/10/07Celtro Names Former Alvarion Exec to Top Global Sales Post
Celtro announced the appointment of Benny Glazer as Executive Vice President, Worldwide Sales. Glazer will be responsible for overseeing and developing Celtro's sales to cellular operators worldwide.
01/08/07Wi-LAN Announces Steve Bower as CFO
Mr. Bower has more than 25 years experience in all areas of finance. Most recently, he has served as Wi-LAN's acting CFO since March 1, 2006, overseeing the Company's transformation from a products and engineering services operation to a pure-play wireless and wireline IP licensing company. Mr. Bower also played a key role in helping the Company complete three successful rounds of financing, raising a total of $46 million.
01/05/07RF Magic Appoints Angelo Stephano Senior Vice President of Marketing
RF Magic, a fabless semiconductor company at the forefront of highly integrated broadband radio frequency (RF) systems on a chip for the consumer broadband and digital entertainment markets, announced that Angelo Stephano has joined the company as its senior vice president of marketing.
01/04/07IP Unity Glenayre Completes Merger, Names Executive Management Team
IP Unity Glenayre announced that the IP Unity acquisition of Glenayre Messaging from Glenayre Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: GEMS) is now final, completing the transaction announced on December 14, 2006.
01/04/07Alvarion's Wireless Executive Exodus Continues
Alvarion Ltd. (NASDAQ: ALVR) announced that its Chief Financial Officer, Dafna Gruber, has decided to leave the company to accept a position as Corporate Vice President and CFO of NICE Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ: NICE). Mrs. Gruber will continue to serve as Alvarion's Chief Financial Officer until a successor is appointed. The transition is planned to take place in the second quarter of 2007.
12/29/06Airspan Appoints New Chief Financial Officer
Airspan Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: AIRN) announced the promotion of David Brant as Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President. David replaces Peter Aronstam, who will leave the company to pursue other opportunities early in 2007.
12/29/06NextPhase Wireless Names New Chairman
NextPhase Wireless is a next-generation connectivity company that specializes in delivering integrated Internet, voice and data communication solutions to its customers. The Company designs, deploys and operates its own wireless networks and also provides wireless technology solutions to businesses and municipalities.
12/21/06Wireless ISP Announces Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing
O2 Secure Wireless, Inc. (OTCBB: OTOW), a premier Wireless Internet Service Provider, has named Aaron King as its new Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing.
12/18/06Hopling Technologies Announces New Engineering Directors to Enhance Municipal Mesh Networking Business
Hopling Technologies announced that it has named Rudger van Brenk Director Research and Bas Muns Director Engineering, to strengthen the company’s leading position as a municipal mesh networking company.
12/13/06NextPhase Appoints New Interim Chief Operating Officer
NextPhase Wireless (OTCBB: NXPW), a next-generation wireless connectivity company that specializes in integrated Internet, voice and data communication solutions, named Tom Hemingway interim Chief Operating Officer of NextPhase Wireless.
12/12/06Starent Networks Elects Exemplary Telecom Veteran Jim Dolce to Its Board of Directors
Starent Networks Corp. announces the addition of Jim Dolce to its board of directors. Dolce is a prominent technology entrepreneur and executive, most recently serving as executive vice president of worldwide field operations for Juniper Networks.
12/11/06Sequans Appoints Zvi Slonimsky to Board of Directors
Sequans will benefit tremendously from Zvi's experience leading the world's most important broadband wireless equipment vendor, and we are very pleased to have his support and insight at this time when the rate of WiMAX network deployments is accelerating around the world," said Georges Karam, Sequans CEO.
12/05/06Hopling Technologies Appoints Peter Calis as Chief Operating Officer
Peter joined Hopling Technologies from Global Crossing, where he was senior vice president network & services and deputy managing director of Global Crossing Europe for over 4 years. At Global Crossing, he managed to consistently grow Global Crossing’ fiber business in Europe.
12/01/06Bart Collins Signs on as Executive VP for GPS Industries
GPS Industries, Inc. (GPSI) (OTCBB: GPSN) announced that Bart Collins, President of Great White Shark Enterprises (GWSE), has taken on the additional duties of Executive Vice President within the Company. GWSE is a multi-national corporation owned and operated by Greg Norman with offices in Jupiter, Fla., and Sydney, Australia.
11/20/06Hopling Technologies Hires New Public Relations and Sales Personnel
Hopling Technologies, a fast growing technology leader in IP-based wireless networking equipment for enterprises, operators and service providers, is pleased to announce the expansion of its staff with two recent hires: Public Relations Manager Iris de Kroon and Sales Director France Gérard Dupin.
11/18/06AirCell Appoints Fran Phillips Senior Vice President, Airline Solutions to Head Wi-Fi Broadband Services Division
Frances H. Phillips has joined AirCell as Senior Vice President, Airline Solutions. A deeply experienced aviation and in-flight entertainment executive, she will be responsible for all airline sales and program management activities related to AirCell's new broadband service, and based at AirCell's new Chicago facility.
11/16/06Wherify Wireless, Inc. Announces Dr. Neil Morris Appointed to Board of Directors
Wherify Wireless, Inc. (OTCBB: WFYW) announced the appointment of Dr. Neil Morris to the Board of Directors. Dr. Morris brings over two decades of senior management and research and development experience in global high-tech and telecommunications to his position on the Board. Dr. Morris is internationally recognized, and has been published in a number of books, technical journals and articles.
11/15/06New President Named for GlobeTel Wireless Europe GmbH
As part of the previously announced restructuring of its operations, GlobeTel Communications Corp. (OTC: GTEM) announced that Sigwald Leder was named President of GlobeTel Wireless Europe GmbH (GTWE), a subsidiary of the Company's GlobeTel Wireless division. Mr. Leder replaces Klaus Bonn, who left the Company on October 31.
11/15/06Margaret Bellville Joins Vyyo Board of Directors
Bellville, one of the industry's most respected and recognized senior executives, established a reputation as a leading operations expert at positions with Charter Communications, Cox Communications and Century Communications. During six years with Cox, she led the company's new services initiatives, including telephony services, high-speed data and digital video.
11/10/06EarthLink Municipal Networks President Don Berryman Named Atlanta Telecom Professional of the Year 2006
EarthLink (Nasdaq: ELNK) announced that its executive vice president and president of the ISP's municipal networks business unit, Donald Berryman, has been named the Atlanta Telecom Professional of the Year, 2006, by the Atlanta Telecom Professionals (ATP).
10/30/06Axesstel Announces Stephen Sek as New Chief Technology Officer
Axesstel, Inc. (AMEX: AFT) announced the addition of Stephen Sek as the new chief technology officer. In his new role, Sek will be responsible for shaping the direction of the company's product portfolio as it moves more deeply into next generation voice and broadband data products for commercial and residential use worldwide.
10/25/06MobilePro Promotes Greg Van Allen to Senior Vice President, General Manager of CloseCall America
MobilePro Corp. (OTC Bulletin Board: MOBL) announced that Greg Van Allen has been promoted to senior vice president and general manager of CloseCall America replacing Tom Mazerski.
10/19/06Atheros Appoints Dr. Sam Endy as Vice President and General Manager to Lead Mobile Wireless Business Unit
Atheros Communications, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATHR) announced the appointment of Dr. Sam Endy to the newly created position of vice president and general manager of the company's Mobile Wireless Business Unit. Endy has more than 20 years of experience in wireless technology and will lead Atheros' business efforts in the mobile wireless market. He will report to President and Chief Executive Officer Craig Barratt.
10/18/06ERF Wireless Names New CEO
ERF Wireless (OTC Bulletin Board: ERFW), the nation's market leader for secure wireless broadband products and services for the regional banking industry, announced today that it has successfully completed the development phase of its strategic business plan and has now realigned management of the company to prepare for rapid growth and market share accumulation.
10/15/06MetroBridge Networks announces new CEO, Dave King
MetroBridge Networks appointed former COO, Dave King as Chief Executive Officer. King will continue MetroBridge's rapid growth plan with founders Dorian Banks and Talal Yassin, previous CEO.
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09/08/06Former Commander of the Pacific Command Admiral Tom Fargo Takes Over Loea Corporation to Lead Expansion
9/8/06 - Loea Corporation announced today it has appointed Admiral Thomas B. Fargo as Chief Executive Officer of Loea Corporation in addition to his current position as Chairman. Admiral Fargo is assuming the day-to-day operations of the company and overseeing a three-phased strategy to
09/07/06Networking Authority Stan Schatt Joins ABI Research
ABI Research has announced the appointment of Stan Schatt as Vice President and Practice Director, Networking. Stan will lead the company's networking research practice, in addition to authoring his own research focused on Wi-Fi and other Wide Area and Local Area Networking topics.
09/07/06Tektronix Appoints Ray Merckling to Lead Real-Time Spectrum Analyzer Sales
Tektronix, Inc. (NYSE: TEK) announced the appointment of Ray Merckling to lead the worldwide sales effort for the spectrum analyzer family of products. Tektronix' Real-Time Spectrum Analyzers are the only spectrum analyzers in the market designed to meet the needs of engineers and technicians who design and test digital RF technologies and applications. The appointment of Mr. Merckling will help direct the sales force to more effectively meet the rapidly growing market demand for Real-Time Spectrum Analyzers.
08/31/06LCC International Augments its Leadership Position by Appointing Thomas Lusk to Lead its Spectrum Management Services
LCC International, Inc. (NASDAQ: LCCI) announced the appointment of Thomas Lusk as Vice President of Spectrum Management. Mr. Lusk brings more than 25 years of experience in microwave engineering and spectrum management and will lead LCC's efforts in fortifying its leadership position in assisting customers with relocation services.
08/30/06Staffing Agency Sees Huge Demand for Wireless / WiMAX Technology and Programming Positions
However, with current technologies continuing to expand, cutting-edge IT experts are in high demand. Sprint's recent announcement of its plan to start running WiMax by next year, for example, will likely create even more of a demand for workers with wireless technology experience.
08/30/06Wi-LAN Names New Vice President, Licensing & General Counsel and Chief Technology Officer
Wi-LAN Inc. (TSX:WIN) announced the hiring of two key executives. Mr. William (Bill) Middleton joins Wi-LAN as Vice President, Licensing & General Counsel and Mr. Jung Yee as Chief Technology Officer. Both begin their first official day at Wi-LAN today.
08/16/06Dianah Neff Joins Civitium as Senior Partner
Civitium announced that Dianah L. Neff has joined the firm as a Senior Partner to lead its International Practice. Having been appointed as the CIO for the City of Philadelphia in 2001, reporting to Mayor John F. Street and serving on the mayor's cabinet, Ms. Neff has guided the betterment of technology in the city, including leading the Wireless Philadelphia project to create a citywide, 135-square-mile digital infrastructure to help citizens, business, schools and community organizations make effective use of wireless technology.
08/16/06Pericom Semiconductor Elects Dr. Simon Wong to Its Board of Directors
Pericom Semiconductor Corporation (Nasdaq: PSEM) announced the election of Dr. Simon Wong to its Board of Directors. He will begin serving on the board on September 1, 2006.
08/04/06Fixed Mobile Convergence Specialist, Mark Rowland, Elected as Partner at IBB Consulting Group
Interactive Broadband Consulting Group, LLC (IBB Consulting) is pleased to announce that Mark Rowland, a specialist in wireless telecommunication and fixed mobile convergence, was elected as a Partner by the firm's current partner group.
08/02/06Endwave Appoints Eric D. Stonestrom to its Board of Directors
Endwave Corporation (Nasdaq: ENWV) announced that Eric D. Stonestrom has been appointed as a member of its Board of Directors. In addition to serving on the Board, Mr. Stonestrom was appointed as a member of Endwave's Nominating and Governance Committee and Compensation Committee.
07/28/06H-Stream Wireless Strengthens Management Team With CEO
Timm joins H-Stream from analog/mixed-signal chipmaker Maxim Integrated Products, where he founded and was Managing Director of the firm's Notebook Power Business Unit. During his 15-year tenure at Maxim, Timm grew his product lines, which comprised hundreds of power management products for notebook computers, smart battery packs, and TFT-LCD panels for displays, to combined annual revenue of over $250 million.
07/28/06Strix Systems Names Martin Levetin as Vice President of Carrier and Municipal Networks
Strix Systems announced that it has appointed Martin Levetin as Vice President of Carrier and Municipal Networks. Levetin, who has extensive experience as an executive with wireless operators, will be responsible for driving Strix's sales to carriers, service providers, and municipalities around the world. He will report to Jim Mooreland, Vice President of Worldwide Sales.
07/13/06SkyRiver Communications Adds Scott Redman as Vice President, Channel Sales
SkyRiver Communications, Inc. announced that Scott Redman has joined the Company as Vice President, Channel Sales. In this capacity, Mr. Redman will be charged with growing SkyRiver's reseller channel. SkyRiver has traditionally enjoyed success employing a blended sales model, selling its services through direct sales personnel as well as top reseller partners in the converged communications space.
07/12/06Cambridge Broadband Sets Up Shop in Africa
Cambridge Broadband Limited has appointed a new Regional Sales Director for the African market. Neeren Ramharakh has joined the company with responsibility for sales activities throughout the African continent. Cambridge Broadband is also establishing a local office in the region to support the company's African customers.
07/07/06SiriCOMM Appoints Bill Graham Chief Executive Officer
SiriCOMM, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: SIRC) announced that William W. Graham has been named as the Company's President and Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. Mr. Graham succeeds Hank Hoffman, who will continue to serve as Chairman of the Board.
07/06/06SR Telecom Elects New President and CEO
SR Telecom Inc. (TSX: SRX) announced the appointment of Serge Fortin, a telecom industry veteran with more than 30 years of executive management experience, as its new President and Chief Executive Officer, effective July 10, 2006. Mr. Fortin most recently served in an executive capacity at London, England-based FLAG Telecom, a part of the Reliance Group of Companies, a major corporation in India.
06/23/06Nortel Appoints John J. Roese as Chief Technology Officer Industry Visionary to Lead Nortel Innovation Engine
Nortel (NYSE/TSX: NT) announced the appointment of John J. Roese as Chief Technology Officer
06/23/06WiMAX Telecom appoints Bela Virag as new COO
WiMAX Telecom Group, Europe's largest WiMax network operator, has centralized its Operations unit
06/22/06Demand for Aurora Networks' Solutions Spurs Company's Growth to World's Third-Largest Supplier
Aurora Networks' engineering, proven quality and exceptional service has spurred the company's significant growth, establishing it as the world's third-largest supplier of advanced optical transport systems to the broadband cable market
06/21/06Meru Networks Boosts Executive Management Team With New Vice President of Marketing
Meru Networks announced that it has continued to strengthen its executive management team with the addition of Michael Tennefoss to the position of Vice President of Marketing
06/21/06Reef Point Systems, Fixed-Mobile Convergence Security Leader, Raises $21 Million in New Funding
Reef Point Systems, a security solutions technology leader for fixed-mobile convergence (FMC) networks, announced that it has raised $21 million in new financing
06/17/06Aperto Networks Appoints Behrooz Parsay VP of Engineering
Aperto Networks, developer of advanced WiMAX base stations and subscriber units, announced the appointment of Behrooz Parsay as vice president of engineering
06/09/06U.S. Wireless Online Names New COO and CTO
U.S. Wireless Online, Inc. (OTC: UWRL) which owns and operates one of the nation's largest commercial-grade fixed wireless Internet broadband networks, announced that the Company has appointed Bruce Widener to the position of Chief Operating Officer (COO) and Timothy Pisula to the position of Chief Technology Officer (CTO)
06/06/06MobilePro Announces Formation of ProGames Network
MobilePro Corp. (OTC Bulletin Board: MOBL), a broadband wireless services company, announced the formation of ProGames Network, Inc
05/27/06Vyyo Execs to Address Cable and Wireless Access Solutions at Friedman, Billings, Ramsey Investor Event
Vyyo Inc. (Nasdaq: VYYO), a global supplier of broadband access equipment for cable and private wireless broadband network solutions, announced that Davidi Gilo, chairman and CEO, and Steve Santamaria, senior vice president and general manager, business services, will deliver an overview of the company and its products at the annual Growth Conference hosted by Friedman, Billings, Ramsey Group, Inc. on Wednesday, May 31 at 3:45 p.m
05/19/06Network Chemistry Names Stewart Fox as Vice President of Sales
Network Chemistry announced the appointment of Stewart Fox as vice president of sales
05/18/06Oxford Media Announces New Interim Chairman
Oxford Media, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: OXMI), a secure digital communication and technology company, announced that Thomas Hemingway has resigned as Chairman of the board of directors of Oxford Media thereby affording him the time, resource and capacity to devote to other business interests
05/05/06Meru Networks Expands Executive Management Team With New CFO
Meru Networks announced that it has further strengthened its executive management team with the appointment of Dan Steimle to Chief Financial Officer of the company
05/05/06ND SatCom Becomes Partner in Indian Joint Venture
ND SatCom, a global supplier of satellite-based broadband VSAT, broadcast and defence communication network solutions announced the formation of a 50/50 joint venture with Grintex India Ltd
05/05/06Jason So is Named Senior Director of ASIC and COT Business Group of Fujitsu Microelectronics America
Fujitsu Microelectronics America, Inc. (FMA) named Jason So senior director in charge of FMA's ASIC and COT Business Group
05/05/06EDS Names Sue Chevins to Lead Global Communications Industry Group
Sue Chevins has been named vice president of EDS' (NYSE: EDS) Global Communications Industry group
05/05/06Alereon Selects Dr. David Shoemaker as VP of Engineering and Operations
Alereon, Inc., a provider of complete solutions for WiMedia ultrawideband (UWB) applications, announced it has selected Dr. David Shoemaker as vice president of engineering and operations
05/05/06Hopling Technologies Appoints Bob Straatsburg Sales Director for the Benelux and Scandinavian Markets
Hopling Technologies, a fast growing technology company providing IP-based wireless networking equipment for enterprises, operators and service providers, announced that it has appointed Bob Straatsburg as Sales Director Benelux and Scandinavia
05/03/06Telstra Incorporated Announces Vincent Morreale As Its New Senior Vice President Of Sales And Marketing
Telstra Incorporated, the U.S. subsidiary of Australian based tier one global carrier, Telstra Corporation Limited (NYSE: TLS), announced the appointment of Vincent Morreale as its new Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing
04/29/06NTELOS Holdings Corp. Announces Election of New Director, Resignation of Director
NTELOS Holdings Corp. (Nasdaq: NTLS) announced the election of Eric B. Hertz to its Board of Directors
04/28/06BWE Releases New Wireless ISP Training Course Schedule
All BWE class instructors are seasoned wireless RF engineers that have years of experience in building broadband wireless networks. BWE's classes are designed to give attendees a real world view of broadband wireless principles, equipment selection guidelines, and examples of what you should and should not do in order to build a carrier class broadband wireless data system.
04/27/06NETGEAR Reports First Quarter 2006 Results
NETGEAR, Inc. (Nasdaq: NTGR), a provider of technologically advanced, branded networking products, reported financial results for the first quarter ended April 2, 2006
04/27/06RF Magic Names Gordon Schenk as Vice President of Sales
RF Magic, a fabless semiconductor company at the forefront of highly integrated broadband radio frequency (RF) systems on a chip for the consumer broadband and digital broadcast entertainment markets, announced the appointment of Gordon Schenk as vice president of worldwide sales
04/25/06Lisa Marie Laurenzano Appointed as Vice President of Investor Relations by Oxford Media
Oxford Media, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: OXMI), a secure digital communication and technology company, announced that it has appointed Lisa Marie Laurenzano as Vice President of Investor Relations
04/25/06Robert M. Neumeister, Jr. Joins Covad Board of Directors
Covad Communications Group, Inc. (AMEX: DVW), a national provider of integrated voice and data communications, announced that Robert M. Neumeister, Jr. has joined its Board of Directors
04/25/06New ADAPTIX Management Team Capitalizes on Wireless Broadband Opportunity
The new ADAPTIX management team, led by President and CEO Mike Pisterzi, uses its broadband network development experience to propel ADAPTIX to the forefront of the wireless broadband industry
04/21/06Global Strategic/Financial Advisor The Citadel Group Launches U.S. Operations
The Citadel Group, a global financial and strategic advisory and investment firm, announced the appointment of Dr. Arno J. Kosko as President and Chief Executive Officer for its new U.S. subsidiary, CINTECH-US
04/21/06Cingular Wireless Announces New Executive Director-Network Operations
Cingular Wireless has named Will Schutts as executive director of network operations for the company's Gulf States region, which includes Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana and Northwest Florida (from Pensacola to Destin/Sandestin)
04/18/06SolutionInc Appoints Clark Squires as Vice President of Sales in Response to Growth
SolutionInc Limited Technologies (TSX-VEN:STL) announced that it has increased its sales team in response to the company's steady climb of growth
04/12/06Guest-Tek Announces the Resignation of James Bell from the Board of Directors
Guest-Tek Interactive Entertainment Ltd., (TSX:GTK), announced that James Bell has resigned from the Board
04/08/06Velogix Names Semiconductor Veteran Vivek Pendharkar Chief Executive Officer
Velogix Inc., a private programmable device company, announced that Vivek Pendharkar has been named president and CEO
04/08/06Wide Area Wi-Fi Discussed at Billboard MECCA at CTIA Wireless
Interactive Broadband Consulting Group, LLC (IBB Consulting), a leading consulting firm advising top management in the broadband-related sectors of cable, mobile, technology and digital media, announced that Mark Rowland, Principal, discussed the disruptive implications of wide area Wi-Fi for content producers to reach mobile consumers in his presentation titled, “Game Change Technology: A New Mobile Wireless Delivery Channel on the Horizon,” during the Billboard MECCA Conference at CTIA Wireless 2006
04/06/06RCN Announces New General Counsel
RCN Corporation (NASDAQ: RCNI - News ), a provider of triple play cable, high-speed internet and phone services, announced the addition of Benjamin R. Preston who will serve as RCN's Senior Vice President and General Counsel
04/06/06Wireless Domain Name Prices Skyrocket
Prices for memorable wireless-related domain names have skyrocketed
04/06/06Novatel Wireless Announces Appointment of Brad Weinert to New Position of Chief Operating Officer
Novatel Wireless, Inc. (Nasdaq: NVTL - News ), a provider of wireless broadband access solutions, announced the appointment of Brad Weinert to the position of Chief Operating Officer
04/05/06Wi-LAN Shareholders and Inventors Say: Patent Infringers are Getting Away Unpunished 
04/04/06Charys Holding Company Increases Presence in Telecommunications Industry
Charys Holding Company, Inc. ("Charys") (OTC Bulletin Board: CHYS.OB), a holding company focused on pursuing growth opportunities within the Technology Infrastructure and Services Support market, announced that it has established Charys Technologies Group Inc. (CTG), a new business unit that will integrate key strategic assets in the expanding technology and telecommunications services
04/04/06Light Reading Expands Wireless Coverage
Light Reading, a online publication for the telecommunications industry, announced that it is expanding its coverage of wireless technology
04/04/06Renowned Wi-Fi Experts Join H-Stream Team
H-Stream Wireless, a developer of low power wireless semiconductor solutions, announced that Simon Black and Jon Edney have joined the H-Stream engineering team
04/04/06Seamless Wi-Fi Appoints Two New Subsidiary Presidents
Seamless Wi-Fi, Inc. (OTC BB: SLWF) announced the appointment of new presidents for two of their subsidiaries
03/31/06BWE Needs Your Advertising Support
BWE has been providing broadband wireless news on Wi-Fi Hotspots, Wireless ISPs and WiMAX technology for the past six years. During that time we have experienced significant growth. However, what we have not seen is an increase in the advertising dollars needed to support our site.
03/30/06Cingular Wireless Announces New Executive Director of Network Operations for South Florida
Cingular Wireless announced the promotion of Mark Austin to executive director of Network Operations for the company's South Florida Region, which covers from Vero Beach to the Florida Keys
03/30/06SDN Global Announces Terry Chase as VP and Financial Controller 
03/24/06WiFi Wireless, Inc. Announces New President
WiFi Wireless, Inc. (OTC: WFIW) (OTC BB: WFIW) announced that Mr. Renato Giordano has been appointed their new President
03/22/06Oxford Media Appoints Wireless Expert, Hooman Honary
Oxford Media, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: OXMI), a secure digital communication and technology company, announced that Hooman Honary has been appointed to lead Oxford Media's planned WiMAX wireless initiative into the underserved secondary markets throughout the United States
03/16/06Network Chemistry Names T. Paul Thomas as Chief Executive Officer
Network Chemistry, wireless security experts, announced the appointment of T. Paul Thomas as chief executive officer
03/10/06John Hart Joins Plantronics Board of Directors
Plantronics (NYSE: PLT) is enhancing its Board of Directors with the addition of John Hart, wireless technology pioneer and former senior vice president and Chief Technology Officer of 3Com
02/22/06Oxford Media Appoints Two New Board Members, Nicholas J. Yocca and Stan Hirschman
Oxford Media, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: OXMI), a secure digital communication and technology company, announced that the Company has appointed Nicholas J. Yocca and Stanley A. Hirschman to its Board of Directors
02/21/06Bush Administration's Top Telecommunications Advisor Joins Perkins Coie
Perkins Coie announced that Michael D. Gallagher, the former Assistant Secretary of Commerce, and President Bush's principal advisor on telecommunications policy, has joined Perkins Coie as a Partner in the firm's Washington, D.C., office
02/18/06Oxford Media Appoints Lewis Jaffe as Chief Executive Officer
Oxford Media, Inc. (OTC BB: OXMI) announced that it has appointed Lewis Jaffe as Chief Executive Officer and a member of its Board of Directors
02/14/06PointShot Wireless Appoints Holden Railway Equipment Corp. as its Distributor to China
PointShot Wireless announced the appointment of Holden Railway Equipment Corp. as their distributor for the People's Republic of China
02/10/06Cambridge Broadband Appoints New CEO
Cambridge Broadband Limited has appointed Bjorn Krylander as its new Chief Executive Officer
02/08/06Hammerhead Systems Appoints Rich Gitlin CTO
Hammerhead Systems, Inc. announced the appointment of Dr. Richard Gitlin as Chief Technology Officer
02/01/06MobilePro Completes Merger With Kite Networks and Kite Broadband
MobilePro Corp. (OTC Bulletin Board: MOBL), a broadband telecommunications services company, announced that it has completed a merger whereby it acquired 100% of the stock of Kite Networks, Inc. and the remaining 49% of Kite Broadband, LLC, which it does not already own, in an all stock transaction
02/01/06Staccato Communications Appoints Former Broadcom Executive as Chief Executive Officer
The Board of Directors of Staccato Communications announced the appointment of Marty Colombatto, current Chairman of the Board of Staccato, as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer following the resignation of Rick Kornfeld
01/25/06Healthcare CIO Eric B. Yablonka Named Chairman Of The InnerWireless Healthcare Advisory Council
InnerWireless, Inc., provider of in-building wireless systems, announced that Eric B. Yablonka, vice president and chief information officer of The University of Chicago Hospitals and Health System (UCHHS), will chair InnerWireless' Healthcare Advisory Council during 2006
01/24/06J. Timothy Bryan Named Chief Executive Officer of ICO Global and ICO North America
ICO Global Communications (Holdings), Limited (ICO), and ICO North America, Inc. (ICO North America), announced that J. Timothy Bryan has been appointed chief executive officer of both ICO and ICO North America
01/18/06LastMile Communications Launches U.S. Subsidiary
LastMile Communications, a developer of software and hardware for the delivery of wireless location- based information services, has launched LastMile USA Inc., a U.S.-based subsidiary which will focus on strategic partnering and sales opportunities in North Ame
01/11/06Pacific Internet Appoints CEO to Lead Company into Next Phase of Growth
Pacific Internet Limited (Nasdaq: PCNTF), Asia Pacific's largest telco-independent Internet communications service provider by geographic reach, announced that Mr. Teck Moh Phey has been named President and Chief Executive Officer effective January 16, 2006
01/11/06GPS Industries Hires New Vice-President for Wireless Solutions
GPS Industries Inc. (OTC BB: GPSN) announced the hiring of Peter Lesyk as the new Vice-President for Wireless Solutions
01/10/06Mpower Communications Streamlines Operations
Mpower Communications Corp. (Amex: MPE) announced changes to its senior management team designed to streamline operations
01/10/06Nortel Appoints New Vice President of Global Manufacturing Services
Nortel (NYSE/TSX: NT) announced the appointment of Don McKenna as vice president, Global Manufacturing Services
12/16/05Wall Street Reporter Interviews Chairman of WiFi Wireless Inc.
The Wall Street Reporter's senior analyst, Kilian Brandon, recently conducted an in-depth interview with the Chairman of WiFi Wireless, Inc., Eugene L. Curcio
12/16/05Ruckus Wireless CEO First Women to Win Industry Statesman of the Year
Ruckus Wireless, Inc. announced that its president and CEO, Ms. Selina Lo, was honored as the "Industry Statesman of the Year" for a privately-held company by Light Reading magazine at its prestigious Leading Lights annual awards program in New York City
12/02/05Ultrawideband Pioneer Appoints New Personnel for Commercialization of Ripcord Certified Wireless USB
Staccato Communications announced that it has appointed Dr. Leopold Bomer as Vice President of Solution Delivery and Robert Brand as Director of Software Development
11/29/05Wireless VoIP Provider Appointes New CEO and VP Marketing & Business Development
Neltura Technology, a company developing a suite of innovative telecommunications service convergence applications, announced the appointment of Bill Tam to the role of President and CEO
11/29/05ICOA Expands Wi-Fi Company's Board of Directors
ICOA, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: ICOA), a national provider of wireless broadband Internet networks, announced the addition of Steven Tavares, Managing Member of Seaport Capital, LLC to ICOA's Board of Directors
11/26/05SR Telecom Announces Executive Appointments
SR Telecom Inc. (TSX: SRX, Nasdaq: SRXA), a vendor of licensed OFDM solutions for broadband access networks announced that it has extended its agreement with BlueTree Advisors to continue to retain the services of William Aziz, the Company's current Inter
11/24/05Broadcom Names Nancy H. Handel to Its Board of Directors
Broadcom Corporation (Nasdaq: BRCM) announced the appointment of Nancy H. Handel to its Board of Directors
11/22/05Broadband Wireless Announces Executive Management Changes
Broadband Wireless International Corp.(OTCBB: BBAN - News) announced that it has entered into definitive agreements with Mr. Mark Ward and Mr. Stephen Pecevich to provide BBAN with operational, executive and financial leadership in the implementation and
11/18/05PLC Network Solutions Appoints Kalai Kalaichelvan, Ph.D to Advisory Board
Trimax Corporation (OTC BB: TMXO), through its wholly owned subsidiary, PLC Network Solutions Inc. ("PLC"), announced the appointment of Kalai Kalaichelvan, Ph.D. to its Advisory Board
11/18/05Staccato Communications Names Bob Sato as Japan Country Manager
Staccato Communications, an Ultra-Wideband (UWB) wireless technology company specializing in Certified Wireless USB solutions, announced that it has named Bob Sato as Japan Country Manager and has opened the company's first international office in Japan
11/12/05MobilePro Subsidiary NeoReach Wireless to Present at Southeast Wireless Symposium
MobilePro Corp. (OTC Bulletin Board: MOBL), a wireless technology and broadband telecommunications company, announced that Martin Levetin, vice president of its subsidiary NeoReach Wireless, will present at the Southeast Wireless Symposium 2005 in Ashevil
11/09/05TowerStream Co-Founder Jeff Thompson Named Chief Executive Officer
TowerStream, a fixed wireless Internet provider for businesses, announced that Jeff Thompson has been named CEO of the company, effective immediately Former CEO Philip Urso to Lead Board of Directors
11/05/05Strix Systems Names Metro Ethernet Veteran Nan Chen as Vice President of Marketing
Chen, the president of the Metro Ethernet Forum (MEF) and founding director of the 10 Gigabit Ethernet Alliance (10 GEA), will leverage his innovative expertise in marketing telecommunications companies and emerging markets to lead Strix's world-class mar
11/05/05Xtend Networks Promotes Avner Kol to COO
Xtend Networks, a Vyyo company (Nasdaq: VYYO) announced a series of management changes that will increase the company's focus on its core market of cable system operators
11/05/05Mitec Reorganizes Operations in China - Continues Streamlining Activities in Montreal
Mitec Telecom Inc. (TSX: MTM) announced that Mr. David Embery, who had been Mitec's Vice-President Asia-Pacific and General Manager of its Suzhou operations, has left the Company
11/02/05SR Telecom Announces Departure of its Senior Vice President of Operations
SR Telecom Inc. (TSX: SRX, Nasdaq: SRXA) announced the departure of Benoit Pinsonnault, the Company's Senior Vice President, Operations.
11/02/05airBand Communications Names John McLeod EVP of Operations and Technology
airBand Communications Inc. announced that John McLeod will join airBand on November 7th as the company’s Executive Vice President of Operations and Technology. In this role, McLeod will lead all aspects of operations including engineering, provisioning
10/26/05U.S. Wireless Online Appoints Jack B. Dulworth as Company President and Member of the Board of Directors
U.S. Wireless Online, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: UWRL) announced the appointment of Jack B. Dulworth as the new company President and member of the Board of Directors. Mr. Dulworth was formerly the CEO of United Broadband Networks, which was acquired by U.
10/25/05W5 Networks Adds Seasoned Executives to Management Team
W5 Networks, provider of wireless applications for the retail industry, announced today that Jerry Butler has joined the company as Vice President of Engineering. Butler brings 34 years of engineering and product development leadership experience in the d
10/20/05Motorola Spearheads WiMAX Adoption in Asia Pacific
Motorola's commitment to develop WiMAX in Asia Pacific will be backed by its global drive to provide operators with improved wireless broadband networks through increased R&D, business alignment and industry alliances. Motorola is focusing its efforts on
10/19/05Diamond I to Launch Business Development Efforts for WifiCasino GS in South Korea
Diamond I, Inc. (OTC BB: DMOI) announced that it has begun its sales and marketing efforts in South Korea and other nearby Pacific Rim countries. To spearhead its efforts in the region, Diamond I has secured the services of Mr. Ted Hahn, a long-time inter
10/19/05Broadcom Expands European Presence with New Office in Cambridge, UK
New Facility to Serve as European Hub and Data Centre for Operations; Focus on Mobile & Wireless and Broadband Communications Research and Development
10/18/05MCI Appoints Robert Davenport to Board of Directors
MCI, Inc. (Nasdaq: MCIP) announced that Robert R. Davenport, III has been appointed to the Company's Board of Directors. Davenport becomes the tenth member of MCI's Board and, along with the existing directors, will serve until MCI's merger with Verizon C
10/18/05Aperto Networks Appoints Glenn Tamaru Vice President of Operations
Aperto Networks announced that it has appointed Glenn Tamaru as vice president of operations. Tamaru, who has 25 years of operations experience with several leading technology companies, including Ascend/Lucent, Bay Networks/Nortel and Solectron, was m
10/14/05David Gibbons Joins SR Telecom Board of Directors
SR Telecom Inc. (NASDAQ: SRXA) announced that David Gibbons has been elected to its Board of Directors. He will fill the vacancy left by Raymond Cyr, who has stepped down from the Board.
10/14/05New Executive Management Team to Lead SR Telecom
SR Telecom Inc. (NASDAQ: SRXA) announced changes to the executive management team that support its strategy of cultivating an agile organization capable of dynamically addressing the fluid broadband wireless marketplace.
10/12/05CoConnect Names David Davis as Director and Chief Financial Officer and Announces the Resignation of Tim Thayne as President and Director
CoConnect, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: CNTI), a provider of wireless broadband services, content and solutions, announced that it has named David Davis as chief financial officer. Davis is an industry veteran with nearly 30 years of telecommunications, oper
10/12/05Reef Point Systems Appoints Dennis Racca as Vice President of Engineering
Racca brings more than 20 years of engineering experience in data networking and security products for both service provider and enterprise markets. He co-founded Northchurch Communications, which pioneered the market for carrier-edge service routers and
10/05/05SpectraLink Appoints Chief Technology Officer
SpectraLink Corp. (Nasdaq: SLNK) has named Masood Garahi to its executive management team. Garahi will serve as SpectraLink's executive vice president of engineering and chief technology officer.
10/04/05Meru Networks Extends Investment in Technical Excellence With Addition of Cisco Engineering Veteran
Meru Networks announced that it has further strengthened its executive management team with the addition of industry veteran, and a former Engineering leader of Cisco's Access Business Unit, Om Tiku, as Vice President of Engineering.
09/27/05RF Industries Hires Victor H. Powers as Chief Financial Officer and Secretary
RF Industries, Ltd. (NASDAQ:RFIL) announced that Victor H. Powers has joined the Company as Chief Financial Officer and Secretary.
09/23/05Staccato Communications Appoints Ron Brandt as Vice President of Operations
Staccato Communications, an ultra-wideband (UWB) wireless technology pioneer, announced the appointment of Ronald F. Brandt to the position of Vice President of Operations.
09/22/05Calypso Wireless Appoints New Management Team to Lead Calypso Patented Technology
Calypso Wireless, Inc. (Pink Sheets:CLYW), a leader in advanced wireless telecommunications technology, announced today that it has retained Mr. David Davila to serve as Calypso's President and Chief Executive Officer in order to bolster Calypso's ability
09/19/05Gregory Meacham Joins WFI as Vice President, Business Development, Public Safety
Wireless Facilities, Inc. (WFI) announced that Gregory Meacham has joined the Company in the role of vice president of business development for public safety. Mr. Meacham is a senior-level executive with more than 25 years of experience with various
09/16/05Hopling Technologies appoints Harmen Ettema CFO
Hopling Technologies announced that Harmen Ettema has been appointed Chief Financial Officer. Harmen Ettema’s appointment follows a streamlining of the management board in March 2005, in which Frank Koopman assumed direct supervision of the financial
09/14/05Leading Industry Expert in Mobile Technology and Information Security Joins Towergroup as Director of Emerging Technologies
TowerGroup announced that respected wireless and IT industry thought leader, Bob Egan, has joined the firm as director of the Emerging Technologies research service. A veteran of the wireless and IT spaces, Egan brings to TowerGroup a wealth of research
09/12/05Dave Lasier Joins Shentel to Head Wireless Broadband Initiative
Dave Lasier has joined Shenandoah Telecommunications Company (Shentel) (Nasdaq: SHEN) as vice president to head its Wireless Broadband Group. In this new position, Lasier will direct market development and sales efforts for the Company's wireless broadba
09/08/05AirDefense Appoints Dr. Amit Sinha as Vice President and Chief Technology Officer
AirDefense named Dr. Amit Sinha as the company's chief technology officer. Sinha brings extensive experience in wireless network architecture and design, and software development to AirDefense and will be responsible for the company's product roadmap and
09/08/05VeriWave Expands in the Asia - Pacific Region
Industry Veteran, John McBirnie is appointed Director of sales for Asia - Pacific
09/07/05AirTight Networks Appoints Dennis Tsu as Vice President of Marketing
AirTight Networks announced that it has appointed Dennis Tsu as its new vice president of marketing. In his new role, Tsu will provide strategic marketing direction to support AirTight's growth and branding objectives.
09/03/05airBand Communications Names Mark F. Spagnolo CEO
airBand Communications, Inc. named industry veteran Mark F. Spagnolo the company’s new president and chief executive officer. He will also serve on the company's Board of Directors.
08/19/05SolutionInc Limited Appoints Neal F. Finnegan to Board of Directors
SolutionInc Limited (TSX-VEN: STL) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Neal F. Finnegan to its Board of Directors.
08/18/05Azimuth Systems Names Jeff Abramowitz as Vice President of Marketing
Wireless Industry Leader to Direct Azimuth’s Marketing Efforts
08/17/05Paul Mockapetris Joins Staccato Communications' Advisory Board
Staccato Communications announced that Paul Mockapetris has become a member of the company's advisory board. Wireless USB is the first large volume market to adopt and take advantage of UWB technology, but Internet Protocol (IP) is also quickly emerging
08/17/05ICOA Promotes diBattista to COO
ICOA, Inc. (BULLETIN BOARD: ICOA) announced that it has promoted Dennis diBattista to chief operating officer. diBattista has served as vice president, sales, since August 2004. Since then, ICOA's national footprint has grown by more than 215%.
08/10/05BroadSoft Welcomes Philip Livingston to Its Board of Directors
BroadSoft, Inc. announced that Philip B. Livingston, vice chairman of enterprise resource planning controls management software supplier Approva Corporation, has joined BroadSoft's board of directors and will serve as Audit Committee Chairman.
08/09/05NetWolves Expands into New Geographic Markets with ASUREnet Managed Services Solution
NetWolves Corp. (NASDAQ:WOLV) announced that the company has established a new team of sales executives to expand the company's marketing reach into the Chicago market.
08/09/05Symbol Technologies Wireless Security Advisor Appointed Chairman of Wi-Fi Alliance
Symbol Technologies, Inc. announced the appointment of Clint Chaplin, Symbol's wireless security advisor and lead on the wireless standards team, as Wi-Fi Alliance chairman. Prior to his appointment as chairman, Chaplin held the technical chair position
08/04/05Global Triad, Inc. Announces New COO and Board Member
GLOBAL TRIAD, INC. (OTC: GTRD) announces the appointment of Scot Kane as Chief Operating Officer and Director of Global Triad and is presently negotiating a new team CTO of Global Triad.
08/04/05Sherwood E. Lewis Joins Advisory Board of Wi-Fi TV, Inc. to Serve as Liaison to Indian Tribal Business Entities
Sherwood E. Woody Lewis has joined the Advisory Board of Wi-Fi TV, Inc. (Pink Sheets:WTVN) effective immediately and will work to help Wi-Fi TV, Inc. implement its Native-American Internet Development Plan and Tribal business development.
08/04/05Global Triad, Inc. Announced That Robert Friskney Has Been Named Executive Vice President of Sales and Chief Operating Officer for Global WiFi Plus
Global Triad, Inc. (OTC: GTRD) announced that Robert Friskney has been named Executive Vice President of sales and Chief Operating Officer for Global WiFi Plus
08/03/05NextG Networks' Adds Key Executives, Expands to Larger Facilities
NextG Networks is growing as its muni-cellular networks continue to be in strong demand from cellular, PCS, and Wi-Fi wireless operators. In order to support this robust growth, NextG has recently hired key executives to fill the roles of CFO, VP of
08/03/05U.S. Wireless Online Appoints W. Glenn Hogan to Board of Directors
U.S. Wireless Online, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: UWRL), which owns and operates one the nations largest wireless Internet Broadband networks, announced the appointment of W. Glenn Hogan to the Company's Board of Directors
07/29/05WavMax Adds Depth to Its Wireless Management
WavMax Broadband announced the addition of two wireless industry veterans to roles within WavMax management. Tim Hopple, previously Chief Technology Officer of SpringsLink in Colorado Springs, becomes Director of Technology and Network Operations at
07/28/05Pierre St-Arnaud Steps Down as SR Telecom's President and CEO
Mr. St Arnaud will continue to serve on Company's Board of Directors
07/28/05ICOA Adds McDonald's Corporation Executive Michael Harshfield To Senior Management
ICOA, Inc. (BULLETIN BOARD: ICOA) announced the addition of Michael L. Harshfield to its executive management team as vice president, operations.
07/13/05Telecis Wireless Names Industry Veteran, Dr. Sanjeev Renjen, as SVP of Engineering and Operations
Former Intel Corporation Director to Oversee Development and Market Readiness Efforts for the TeleCIS 802.16 WiMAX/MIMO Chips and the Industry’s First Multi-protocol WiMAX/WiFi/MIMO ASICs
07/02/05Kineto Wireless Names Rick Gilbert as President and CEO
Kineto Wireless announced Rick Gilbert has joined the company as president and CEO. Kineto's board of directors unanimously selected Mr. Gilbert to lead the company as it grows to meet operator demand for UMA technology, the new 3GPP global standard for
06/25/05GigaBeam Appoints Leighton Stephenson as Chief Financial Officer
GigaBeam Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: GGBM) today announced that it has appointed Leighton J. Stephenson as its Chief Financial Officer and Vice President of Finance and Administration.
06/23/05Alvarion Announces Executive Succession Plans
President, Tzvika Friedman, to Succeed Zvi Slonimsky as CEO in October 2005
06/17/05U.S. Wireless Online Appoints Larry G. Townsend and Donald L. Perlyn to Board of Directors
U.S. Wireless Online, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: UWRL - News), which owns and operates one of the nation's largest wireless Internet broadband networks, announced the appointment of Larry G. Townsend and Donald L. Perlyn to the Company's Board of Directors
06/01/05Boingo Names Luis-Alfonso Serrano EMEA Network Strategy Director
Experienced International Telecom Expert to Spearhead Expansion of Boingo Roaming System
05/26/05Artimi Appoints Colin Macnab CEO
Former Atheros Executive Joins Single Chip Ultra Wideband Systems Semiconductor Company
05/24/05Joseph Sandri Joins First Avenue Networks Executive Team
5/24/05 - First Avenue Networks (OTC Bulletin Board: FRNS) announced that Joseph M. Sandri, Jr., has joined the company in the dual capacity of senior vice president and president of the solutions division.
05/13/05Bandspeed Enhances Management Team with Vice President of Marketing
5/13/05 - Bandspeed announced the addition of Bob Mayer to its executive team. Bob joins Bandspeed as vice president of marketing, reporting to president and CEO Bill Eversole.
05/12/05SpectraLink Strengthens Management Team With New VP, Market Strategies and Industry Relations
5/12/05 - SpectraLink Corp. (Nasdaq: SLNK) announced the promotion of Ben Guderian to vice president of Market Strategies and Industry Relations, where he will be responsible for strategic marketing of SpectraLink's industry-leading workplace wireless
05/10/05Wireless Valley Chairman Reappointed to FCC Technological Advisory Council
5/10/05 - Wireless Valley Communications announced that Founder, Chairman and Chief Technology Officer Dr. Ted Rappaport has been named to a second term on the Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) Technological Advisory Council (TAC).
05/09/05New CFO Brings Extensive Experience to Growing Wireless Broadband Firm
5/9/05 - ADAPTIX, Inc. announced Dan Frydenlund has joined the company as chief financial
04/30/05Engim Appoints New Vice Presidents and Marketing Executive
4/30/05 - Accomplished Engineering and Marketing Professionals Support OEM Adoptions, Broaden Addressable Market and Drive Next Gen Multi-Channel 802.11 Solutions.
04/28/05Telecom and Defense Sector Veteran Appointed Chairman of the Board of Directors
4/28/05 - fSONA Systems announced at the Department of Defense Intelligence Information System (DoDIIS) Worldwide Conference in Philadelphia that former Harris Corporation MCD President Samuel D. Wyman III has been elected Chairman of the Board
04/28/05Omnilux Appoints Suresh Nihalani as President and Chief Executive Officer
4/28/05 - Omnilux, Inc. announced the appointment of Suresh Nihalani as President and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Nihalani, who was most recently founder and CEO of Nevis Networks, is an experienced entrepreneur with over 25 years experience in the
04/28/05Aperto Networks Appoints Senior Vice President of Worldwide Sales
4/28/05 - Aperto Networks announced the appointment of Bill Waters as its senior vice president of worldwide sales. Mr. Waters brings to Aperto over 23 years of experience in building and leading sales teams and extensive experience in forging successful
04/25/05Firetide Names HP Veteran Duane Zitzner to Board of Directors
Zitzner has more than 20 years of management, technical, and consumer technology experience with computer products and enterprise systems. Most recently he was Executive Vice President of the $24 billion Personal Systems Group at HP, leading the team resp
04/25/05Vyyo Names General Manager of Israel R&D and Production Operations
4/25/05 - Vyyo Inc. (VYYO) announced the appointment of Amir Hochbaum as General Manager of its consolidated research, development and production operations in Israel.
04/20/05SiriCOMM Nominates Entrepreneur to Board
4/20/05 - SiriCOMM, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: SIRC) announced that the Board has nominated William P. Moore as a candidate for election to the Board of Directors at the Annual Shareholders meeting to be held May 11th, 2005.
04/18/05Morpho Technologies Receives Investment in Series C Funding
4/18/05 - Morpho Technologies announced the first close of its $10 million series C funding round. Current investors, Smart Technology Ventures and BridgeWest LLC, are co-leading this round of investment. This current investment in the company's series C
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