PCTEL names new CEO

Performance critical telecom solutions company PCTEL, Inc. (NASDAQ:PCTI) board of directors has named David Neumann as CEO, the company said.

Neumann had been serving as the senior vice president and general manager of the company´s RF Solutions group. The board also appointed Steve Levy, who currently serves on the PCTEL board, as chairman.

Levy currently chairs the nominating and governance committee. Marty Singer, who has been chairman and CEO for over 15 years, will serve as the company´s vice chair but will no longer serve as a director on the company´s board.

Jeff Miller, who has been with the company for over 15 years and has held several executive positions, will take over as senior vice president and general manager of RF Solutions, succeeding Neumann. Arnt Arvik, who recently joined PCTEL from Ascom, has been promoted to vice president, RF Solutions Global Sales and Services.

Rishi Bharadwaj, who has led the company´s Connected Solutions group, will continue to lead that organization.

PCTEL, a global provider of RF expertise, delivers Performance Critical Telecom solutions to the wireless industry. PCTEL benchmarks and optimizes wireless networks with its data tools, engineering services, and RF products. PCTEL´s antennas and site solutions are vital elements for networks serving SCADA, fleet management, health care, public safety, and education.

PCTEL´s RF Solutions products and services improve the performance of wireless networks globally. PCTEL´s performance critical products include its SeeGull MXflex®, IBflex®, and EXflex® scanning receivers. PCTEL tools also include CW transmitters, signal analyzers, and the SeeWave® interference locating system. PCTEL´s SeeHawk® software portfolio includes SeeHawk® Touch, SeeHawk® Collect, SeeHawk Engageâ„¢, SeeHawk Engage+â„¢, SeeHawk Engageâ„¢ Lite, SeeHawkâ„¢ Studio, and SeeHawkâ„¢ Analytics. PCTEL provides specialized interference management and performance critical RF engineering services for wireless networks.

PCTEL Connected Solutions designs and delivers performance critical antennas and site solutions for public and private wireless networks globally. PCTEL´s performance critical antenna solutions include high rejection and high performance GNSS products and innovative broadband LTE and Wi-Fi solutions for fixed and mobile applications, including transit, in-building, and small cell networks. In addition, PCTEL provides a broad portfolio of LMR and Yagi antennas. We leverage our design, logistics, and support capabilities to deliver performance critical antenna and site solutions into carrier, railroad, utility applications, oil and gas, and other vertical markets.