October 1, 2008

FreeWave Technologies Adds Industry Veteran to Lead Its Rocky Mountain Region

BOULDER, Colo., Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- FreeWave Technologies, the largest independent provider of high performance spread spectrum and licensed radio products and services in the industry, today announced that industry veteran Daniel G. Steele will lead its business development efforts in the Rocky Mountain Region. Steele, who has more than 25 years of experience, will be working in several industries within the Rocky Mountain Region, but will have a large emphasis on oil and gas.

"Dan is well-known and highly respected in the oil and gas industry," said Colin Lippincott, FreeWave spokesperson. "He brings enormous value, not only to FreeWave, but to our customers with the deep knowledge and expertise he can share."

Steele has more than 25 years experience selling SCADA networks for the water and wastewater, oil and gas, electric utilities, railroad, traffic and process control instrumentation markets. Steele's experience includes working as a systems integrator for three years, branch manager for Water Works Equipment for five years; regional sales manager for Rockwell International for five years; regional area manager for Microwave Data Systems for eight years; and, Senior VP of Sales for Bluewave Antenna Systems for two years. He studied electronics and psychology at Utah Technical College, now known as Utah Valley University.

In his new position, Steele will help escalate FreeWave's presence and leadership in the oil and gas industry. FreeWave is a leader in wireless communications in oil and gas. The company has several products designed for the specific needs of the oil and gas industry, including high speed Ethernet radios, reliable serial data radios, wireless IO radios and Class 1-Div2 products. The oil and gas products are engineered for SCADA data, gas measurement data and gas distribution measurement. They support the industries' needs to wirelessly gather data and control sensors as well.

About FreeWave Technologies

Founded in 1993, FreeWave Technologies is a world leader in the innovative design and manufacturing of data communications radio system solutions that are trusted for mission critical applications around the world. Based in Boulder, Colorado, the company offers network design, path studies and pre-installation engineering services to ensure reliable, error free data-flow in the most challenging RF environments. FreeWave is the only long-term radio provider with 100 percent backward compatibility with fully integrated, best-in-class engineered products. For additional information, contact FreeWave directly at 866.923.6168 or at [email protected] Visit the company's website at http://www.freewave.com/

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FreeWave Technologies

CONTACT: Terri Douglas of Catapult PR-IR, office, +1-303-581-7760, ext.18, cell, +1-303-808-6820, [email protected], for FreeWaveTechnologies

Web site: http://www.freewave.com/