Lantronix Names Paul Pishal Vice President of Marketing
Technology industry veteran brings more than 20 years of business development and marketing experience to networking vendor
Prior to Lantronix, Pishal was the Senior Manager of Business Development for Capgemini, where he defined and implemented new service offerings within the cable TV and wireless service provider markets. Pishal went to Capgemini from HIG Ventures, where, as technical partner, he was responsible for leading all aspects of venture investing in the digital media, telecommunications and information technology sectors.
"Paul's background has provided him with skills in many different areas, making him a significant addition to the team, and he's a seasoned executive poised to lead Lantronix' marketing initiatives," said Jerry Chase, CEO of Lantronix. "Working closely with our sales team and seeking to strengthen our partnerships with key alliances, Paul will drive campaigns to attract and engage with our current and potential customers. We're happy to appoint him to this position and look forward to his leadership."
"Lantronix' product innovation in M2M and remote management technologies is proof-point of its stellar executive leadership, and I'm thrilled to join the team," said Pishal. "The potential of this market makes this an exciting place to be. I look forward to contributing my marketing, business development, product management and engineering leadership to furthering Lantronix' growth."
Prior to his work at Capgemini and HIG Ventures, Pishal held positions at Cisco, Philips Electronics, Scientific-Atlanta and Hitachi Telecom, among others.
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Lantronix, Inc. (NASDAQ: LTRX) is a global leader in secure communication technologies that simplify remote access, management and control of any electronic device. Its solutions empower businesses to make better decisions based on real-time information and gain a competitive advantage by generating new revenue streams, improving productivity and increasing efficiency and profitability. Easy to integrate and deploy, Lantronix' products connect and control electronic equipment remotely via the Internet; provide secure remote access to firewall-protected equipment; and enable remote management of IT equipment over the Internet. Founded in 1989, Lantronix serves some of the largest security, industrial and building automation, medical, transportation, retail/POS, financial, government, consumer electronics/appliances, IT/data centre and pro-AV/signage entities in the world. The company's headquarters are located in Irvine, Calif. For more information, visit www.lantronix.com.