LightPointe Promotes Lorian Sanders to COO
SAN DIEGO, CA and HANNOVER, GERMANY, Feb 13, 2013 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --
LightPointe, the number one manufacturer of all-weather always-on
wireless backhaul bridges utilizing 4th generation hybrid laser
technology and manufacturer of the lowest latency 60 GHz small cell
and 80 GHz e-band radios, announced that the company has promoted
Lorian Sanders from General Manager to Chief Operating Officer.
"With sales up 30 percent last year, and dramatic improvements made
in the quality and reliability of our Gigabit capacity wireless
bridges, I'm proud to announce the promotion of Lorian Sanders to
COO," said Heinz Willebrand, president and CEO of LightPointe.
"Lorian has shown unparalleled commitment to LightPointe for twelve
years, and recently was instrumental in moving our manufacturing for
all radio and optical products to our new headquarters in San Diego
last year. She has spearheaded our quality control programs and led
the Operations department with enthusiasm and absolute commitment to
excellence and customer satisfaction. In addition to her new position
as COO, Lorian will retain responsibility for finance and
administration. All of us at LightPointe congratulate Lorian on a job
In addition to the promotion, LightPointe announced that it is
exhibiting at the CeBIT trade show in Hannover, Germany March 5 to 9.
CeBIT is the world's leading high-tech event showcasing digital IT
and telecommunications solutions, such as 4G/LTE telecom carrier
products, point-to-point radios, broadband solutions, Free Space
Optics, digital media, and consumer electronics. LightPointe
encourages wireless distributors, resellers and integrators to
schedule a meeting via its website.
About LightPointe Communications, Inc.
LightPointe is a San Diego-based manufacturer of wireless Gigabit
capacity bridges for enterprise and 4G/LTE carrier markets, including
small cell backhaul. Its AirePointe division (www.AirePointe.com)
also delivers wireless solutions to the government sector and
security industry. The company is privately held, owned by employees
and a multi-billion dollar enterprise based in Silicon Valley. The
company was recently acknowledged by EE Times magazine when it named
Dr. Heinz Willebrand to the list "Forty innovators building the
foundation of the next-gen electronics industry."
Easterling Group / LightPointe
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