MELTZER NAMED SALES/MARKETING VICE PRESIDENT FOR TITAN SATELLITE SYSTEMS CORP.
MELTZER NAMED SALES/MARKETING VICE PRESIDENT FOR TITAN SATELLITE SYSTEMS CORP. SAN DIEGO, July 23 /PRNewswire/ --Titan Satellite Systems Corp. (TSS) (NYSE: TTN) has announced the appointment of Michael R. Meltzer as vice president of sales and marketing. As vice president, Meltzer will be responsible for the introduction and launch of the new Linkabit(TM) Smart Card System. "We are thrilled to have someone of Michael's experience and background to head up our sales and marketing activities," said Tom Ortolf, president of Titan Satellite Systems. "Michael's appointment signals that TSS will hit the ground running and deliver a secure, compatible, less expensive product to the home satellite dish industry." Meltzer was formerly vice president of sales and marketing for General Instrument's VideoCipher Division, where he was responsible for sales and marketing, customer service, and communications activities in North America. Prior to joining General Instrument, Meltzer was vice president of sales and marketing for the consumer video products division of Sony Corporation of America. "I am very excited about joining Titan and being a part of the team that offers the home dish and cable industries a choice in descrambler modules for the first time," said Meltzer. "We intend to offer security superior to any consumer video scrambling system currently available." Titan will demonstrate a functional module at the Satellite Broadcasting and Communication Association Show on Aug. 6, 7 and 8 in Baltimore, and plans to have modules available for distribution in the first quarter of 1993, at pricing expected to be below that of current competition. TSS is a San Diego-based corporation which provides for research, development, manufacture and distribution of secure encryption modules for the cable television and home satellite dish industry. TSS is a joint venture of the Titan Corp., Houston Tracker Systems and Tom A. Ortolf, president of TSS. The Titan Corp. develops high technology information and electronic products and services for government, commercial and international clients. Houston Tracker Systems is the largest manufacturer of integrated receiver/descramblers for the North American home satellite dish market. -0- 7/23/92 /NOTE: Photos available upon request./ /CONTACT: Michelle Mueller of Titan Satellite Systems, 800-359-4404/ CO: Titan Satellite Systems Corp. ST: California IN: CPR ARO SU: PER
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