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Moving On Up @ SSPI's Board Of Directors—Stott To Chair + McGuirk To President
SSPI’s Board of Directors represents a cross-section of the commercial satellite business, from manufacturing to launch to services.
CEO of Gilat Satellite Networks Is Stepping Down—Dov Baharav Stepping Up...
Dov Baharav, Gilat's Chairman of the Board will assume the position of interim CEO until a new CEO is appointed.
Two Wins For Advantech Wireless
“It is a great honor to be recognized and distinguished with not just one but these two prestigious awards."—David Gelerman, President + CEO, Advantech Wireless.
Peter Blaney + Cobham Satcom's Sea Tel Receive MSUA Pioneer Awards
“I am proud to be a key contributor to Sea Tel’s pioneering advancements in the maritime VSAT industry and honored to be presented with this award.”—Peter Blaney.
Panasonic To Acquire ITC Global...Coverage From Down In The Mines To High In The Sky
Panasonic Avionics’ satellite network already covers 99 percent of all airline flight hours and 98 percent of all maritime traffic routes, and...
Newtec's Newest Appointment...He Was A Newtec Customer Before Becoming Newtec's VP Of Market Development
Recruitment is part of strategic initiative to strengthen capabilities in various mobility verticals, including maritime, oil and gas, and aviation
Moving On Over... From IDC To Irdeto Goes Doug Lowther As CEO
Mr. Lowther joins Irdeto from International Datacasting Corporation (IDC), where he currently serves as CEO.
XipLink Named As One Of The Top 250 ICT Companies In Canada
For 21 years, the Branham300 has highlighted the top Canadian and Multinational ICT companies operating in Canada, as ranked by revenues.
COM DEV's Strategic Growth Plans Uncovered
"The strategic options under consideration for exactEarth will be instrumental in helping it reach its full potential."—Michael Pley, CEO, COM DEV.
Inmarsat Names Two New Hires To Enterprise Market Strategy + M2M Groups
...and grew the line of business from zero to over $40M in service revenues.
The Debut Of STS Global, Inc.
"We are primed to deliver excellence in reliable systems and services with great customer value.”—David Hersberg, CEO, STS Global.
Projects Submitted To HISPASAT Satellite Innovation Contest Begins Selection Process 
The awards ceremony will take place in June at HISPASAT’s headquarters, and will end a series of celebrations that have taken place throughout this anniversary year.
Mobility Product Portfolio Expanded Through New SpeedCast and Thuraya Agreement
“The agreement between Thuraya and SpeedCast will expand our portfolio in the MSS arena.”—Andrew Burdall, Vice President of Strategic Business Development, SpeedCast.
Assisting With The Acceleration Of The EU SATCOM Industry
This year will see a range of new initiatives from EUsatcom aimed at delivering new marketing opportunities to corporations and new networking vehicles for individual members.
Satcom Global Now Has A Perth Presence
"Opening our new office in Perth puts us in the best position to support and service the requirements of our valued customers and channel partners in the West."—Chris Leydon, General Manager for Oceania, Satcom Global.
A New Identity, A New Look, A Refreshed Brand — AsiaSat Relaunches Their Infosite...
“With the roll-out of this new brand identity, we take a big step forward in moving closer to the market and providing ever better services, and growing our partnership."—William Wade, President & CEO, AsiaSat.
Responsibilties For Direct Product Sales Returns To Keysight Technologies' Direct Sales Pros
“The move to direct sales in North America is the result of a shift in the channel strategy for high-performance products in the U. S. and Canada.”—Dave Aplin, Keysight Technologies.
Connectivity For M2M and IoT Results In Teclo Networks and Stream Technologies Partnership
“Battery-life is a major operating expenditure and frustration for customers."—Nigel Chadwick, CEO, Stream Technologies.
Leosat Begins The Next Stage Of Development w/ A New CEO...To Create Low Earth Orbit Satellite Constellation
“This is an exciting time in the satellite industry with technology driving increased demand, costs coming down and several notable players such as Google, SpaceX and OneWeb helping to fuel the category,”
U.S. Coast Guard Commandant Admiral Paul Zukunft Regarding Appropriation Actions
"Unreliable funding jeopardizes aircraft, cutter and boat maintenance and operations."—Admiral Xukunft, U.S.C.G. Commandant.