Livewire Mobile adds TelCo veteran to Board of Directors
LITTLETON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Livewire Mobile, Inc., (otcmarkets: LVWR), the one-stop digital content solutions provider for carriers, consumer device manufacturers, media companies, and consumers, today announced that Patrick (Pat) Bennett has joined its Board of Directors, effective April 23rd, 2012.
Mr. Bennett has held senior executive roles at telecommunications companies in the US and Canada and spent over nine years at Covad Communications, where he rose to the position of President and CEO.
Matthew Stecker, President and CEO of Livewire Mobile, said: “Pat brings to Livewire Mobile a wealth of sector and operational experience, combined with a deep knowledge of Livewire Mobile from recent work undertaken on behalf of the Company. On behalf of the Board of Directors of Livewire Mobile, I am pleased to welcome Pat to our Board and look forward to his contributions as we continue the transition of the business to support the Global smartphone explosion.”
Mr. Bennett is currently the founder and owner of CEO Strategies, a management consultancy. He has over 20 years of successful sales development and marketing experience, working for TESSCO Technologies, Cellular One, Sprint PCS, and Rogers Wireless, before joining Covad Communications, a US provider of broadband voice and data communication, as EVP Branded and Wireless Services. Mr Bennett became President and CEO and took it through to its acquisition by US Venture Partners.
About Livewire Mobile
Livewire Mobile, Inc. (otcmarkets: LVWR) is a Mobile Internet powerhouse with one of the most comprehensive one-stop digital entertainment solutions for network operators, consumer device manufacturers, brands and media companies entering the mobile market. The company's integrated suite of content services includes applications, video, games, ringback tones, ringtones, DRM-free full-track music, e-books and more as well as application and portal development, mobile advertising solutions, integrated content publishing and merchandising, and turnkey managed VAS operations. For more information, please visit www.livewiremobile.com.
Livewire Mobile is a registered service mark of Livewire Mobile, Inc. All other trade names are the property of their respective owners.
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