Stitch Networks Names Frank Wilde to Its Board of Directors.Business Editors/Hi-Tech Writers
KENNETT SQUARE, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 13, 2001
Stitch Networks Corporation (www.stitchnetworks.com), the leading provider of wireless machine-to-machine (M2M M2M Machine-to-Machine (communication, mainly mobile)
M2M Minutes to Midnight (Linkin Park album)
M2M Mobile to Mobile (cellular phone)
M2M Month to Month ) networking solutions, has named Frank Wilde to its Board of Directors.
Wilde brings over eighteen years of sales, marketing and business development experience with him and will actively participate in propelling the growth of Stitch Networks, both in the US and abroad.
Wilde has held key industry positions at IBM (International Business Machines Corporation, Armonk, NY, www.ibm.com) The world's largest computer company. IBM's product lines include the S/390 mainframes (zSeries), AS/400 midrange business systems (iSeries), RS/6000 workstations and servers (pSeries), Intel-based servers (xSeries) , Dell Computer Corporation (company) Dell Computer Corporation - One of the biggest US manufacturers of IBM PC compatibles.
"From notebooks to networks", their slogan says.
http://us.dell.com. , and Memorex Telex Corporation and most recently served as CEO (1) (Chief Executive Officer) The highest individual in command of an organization. Typically the president of the company, the CEO reports to the Chairman of the Board. of Ravisent Technologies Inc. Under Wilde's direction, Ravisent grew from a small team of software developers in 1996 to a 175-person organization supplying the industry's leading software components for digital multimedia, datacasting, processing and Internet browsing.
Wilde was also instrumental in the planning and execution of Ravisent's transition from a hardware company to a software intellectual property licensing company.
Wilde and Ravisent have received recognition from numerous business and technology organizations, including a listing on Deloitte and Touche's Fast 50 for Eastern PA for 1999 and 2000, Deloitte and Touche's Fast 50 for the United States in 1999 and Electronic Business' list of Top Small Electronics Companies for 1999.
"Stitch Networks is uniquely positioned to drive the future of M2M Wireless Solutions," said Wilde. "I am excited to be a part of a company with such forward momentum. Stitch Networks is quickly rising to the top of its industry with its best-in-class solutions for the M2M market place - this is a wonderful opportunity for us to grow this company exponentially as we break new ground in the wireless world."
"Frank Wilde's experience, energy, and foresight will help us to move our proven wireless solutions to the forefront and open doors to many other markets where wireless connectivity can improve sales, service, and operating efficiencies," said David H. Goodman, President and CEO of Stitch Networks Corporation. "We are thrilled to have him on board."
Wilde received a Bachelor's degree in business administration from Seton Hall University Seton Hall University is a private Roman Catholic university located 14 miles from Manhattan in historic South Orange, New Jersey. Founded in 1856 by Archbishop James Roosevelt Bayley, Seton Hall is the oldest diocesan university in the United States. . He served on active duty in the United States Army United States Army
Major branch of the U.S. military forces, charged with preserving peace and security and defending the nation. The first regular U.S. fighting force, the Continental Army, was organized by the Continental Congress on June 14, 1775, to supplement local between 1973 and 1979 and retired from the United States Army Reserve The United States Army Reserve is the federal reserve force of the United States Army. Together, the Army Reserve and the Army National Guard constitute the reserve components of the United States Army. It was formed in 1908 to provide a reserve of medical officers. with the rank of Major in 1994.
He is a member of the American Management Association, American Electronics Association The American Electronics Association (now known as AeA) is a nationwide non-profit trade association that represents all segments of the technology industry in the United States. , USA Reserves Officers Association, Special Forces Decade Association and the Army Aviation Association of Aviators.
Wilde was named to "Who's Who in International Business" and awarded the Republican National Committee's "Businessman of the Year" in 1999 and is one of the World Economic Forum's Technology Pioneers.
About Stitch Networks
Stitch Networks Corporation is the leading provider of wireless machine-to-machine (M2M) networking solutions for the remote management and control of distributed assets.
The Stitch application toolset includes wireless credit and debit card processing, RFID (Radio Frequency IDentification) A data collection technology that uses electronic tags for storing data. The tag, also known as an "electronic label," "transponder" or "code plate," is made up of an RFID chip attached to an antenna. and PIN account management, sales reporting, field service, inventory picking tickets, remote device control, status monitoring, GPS tracking services, and wireless POTS, and TCP/IP TCP/IP
in full Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol
Standard Internet communications protocols that allow digital computers to communicate over long distances. WAN access management.
Stitch Networks' wireless solutions continue to make new transactions, new services, improved business returns, and increased consumer satisfaction possible through next-generation wireless technology.