Azure Communications Inc. Names Wireless Industry Veteran Geoffrey Giese as Vice President of Marketing

LOS GATOS, April 2, 2007 – Azure Communications (Azurecomm), a leading provider of wireless broadband equipment announced today the appointment of Geoffrey Giese as Vice President of Marketing. Giese will direct the Company’s worldwide marketing activities as it enhances its line of WiMAX, Wi-Fi hot spot and Muni-Fi equipment.

“It is a pleasure to join a company such as Azurecomm with the product base and experienced management team,” said Giese. “Azurecomm’s cutting-edge technology of AzureMAX WiMAX base stations and Wi-Fi products offer a very exciting future.” “Geoffrey comes to Azurecomm with a strong wireless marketing background,” said James Bertonis, Azure’s President and CEO. “We are excited to bring someone on board of Geoffrey’s caliber as we grow in the wireless space.”

Mr. Giese has over 25 years experience in engineering, sales and marketing in the wireless industry. Prior to joining Azurecomm, Mr. Giese was a consultant for ApaceWave Technologies - a WiMAX ASIC company. Prior to that Mr. Giese was Vice President of Sales and Marketing at PointRed Technologies. Mr. Giese was also General Manager of Unlicensed Products and Vice President of Marketing at P-Com Inc. His career includes various engineering management positions at Cylink and California Microwave’s Telesciences division. Mr. Giese graduated Summa Cum Laude with a B.S.E.E. degree from Santa Clara University.

About Azurecomm: Azurecomm develops and markets flexible, modular, compact wireless broadband equipment ideally suited for alternative network operators focused on underserved markets and for specialized applications. Azure Communications’ products comply with industry broadband standards, including WiMAX, Wi-Fi and DOCSIS and are designed to work with any standards-based customer premise equipment. For more information, please visit http://www.azurecomm.com

 

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