Mike will be instrumental in establishing key relationships with carriers and service providers in the United States and will assist us in developing our channel strategies
San Diego, CA (PRWEB) May 19, 2010
The Board of Directors of Nexaira Wireless Inc. , (“Nexaira”) (OTCBB: NXWI), a leading provider of wireless applications for business announced today that it has appointed Mike Donnell to the board of directors of Nexaira Wireless Inc., and its two operating subsidiaries Nexaira, Inc., and Nexaira Wireless (BC) Ltd. Mr. Donnell’s extensive experience in the wireless and software industries will be very beneficial to Nexaira as it continues to expand its business in North America.
"Mike will be instrumental in establishing key relationships with carriers and service providers in the United States and will assist us in developing our channel strategies," said Brad Weinert, Chairman of the Board of Nexaira Wireless Inc. "Mike’s success speaks for itself in the areas of rapid growth, channel development and M&A activities; Mike will be a great addition to the team.”
Mr. Donnell has more than 20 years experience in the software and telecommunications industries with a proven ability to maximize shareholder value. Having held the position of President and CEO numerous times since 1999, he has the depth of knowledge that will be very complementary to the Board and management at Nexaira. As CEO of New Global Telecom he signed agreements with Comcast and Microsoft for commercial VoIP services which in part led to the acquisition of NGT by Comcast in 2010. Previously, while CEO at ZI Corp, an embedded software products company for handsets, he signed agreements with companies including Nokia and Sony Ericson. The company was later sold to Nuance.
Prior to ZI Corp, Mike was President and CEO of Cellular One, which under his leadership achieved $725 million in revenue with over a million subscribers before being sold to AT&T Wireless. As Western Region President at PageNet he oversaw revenues grow to $250 million with over 3 million subscribers and 1,500 employees.
"Nexaira clearly is in the right place at the right time and I believe I can genuinely assist the Board and management in executing our business plan. The product suite is uniquely positioned for high availability business solutions that are very much in demand today," said Mike Donnell. “I am excited to be part of a great team and delighted to be able to contribute to the development and execution of our business strategy”.
Nexaira offers wireless wan failover solutions for small and medium sized businesses that ensure business owners/ managers can continue to serve their customers even when the wireline service is interrupted. Nexaira high availability solutions are idea for electronic transaction dependent environments.
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About Nexaira Wireless
Nexaira’s cellular solutions are simple to install, yet provide the advanced management and business class features demanded by the most sophisticated users. Nexaira’s wireless devices are ideal for high availability applications acting as the primary router for wireless, DSL, landline or cable networks or can be used to provide complete device and network redundancy in wide area network-failover/fail back applications. For further information on how Nexaira is uniquely positioned to bridge the gap between wireline to wireless services and provide businesses the assurance that operations continue during wireline network service interruptions, visit our website at http://www.nexaira.com
Nexaira, Inc. is based in San Diego.
Statements in this press release, which are not purely historical, are forward-looking statements and can include, without limitation, statements based on current expectations involving a number of risks and uncertainties and which are not guarantees of future performance of the Company. There are numerous risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results and the Company’s plans and objectives to differ materially from those expressed in the forward-looking information, including (i) adverse market conditions; and (ii) any adverse occurrence with respect to the Company’s technology. Actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such information. These and all subsequent written and oral forward-looking information are based on estimates and opinions of management on the dates they are made and are expressly qualified in their entirety by this notice. Although the Company believes that the beliefs, plans, expectations and intentions contained in this press release are reasonable, there can be no assurance those beliefs, plans, expectations or intentions will prove to be accurate. Investors should consult all of the information set forth herein and should also refer to the risk factors disclosure outlined in the Company’s annual report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended October 31, 2009, its quarterly reports on Form 10-Q and other periodic reports filed from time-to-time with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Nexaira, Inc. Media Contact:
Colleen Guiltinan, 858-752-9121
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