Craig Wireless Systems Ltd. Appoints New President
Monday, November 26, 2012
RANCHO MIRAGE, CA, Nov. 26, 2012/CNW/ - Craig Wireless Systems Ltd. ("Craig Wireless" or the "Company") (TSX: CWG) is pleased to announce that its board of directors has appointed Gary Birklandas President of the Company, effective immediately.
Mr. Birklandbrings over 37 years of experience in the telecommunications industry to this new role with Craig Wireless. Mr. Birklandhas been with the Company since February, 2011 and was most recently appointed as Vice President of Operations in March, 2012. Mr. Birklandwas previously employed by Motorola, Inc. for 35 years in varying positions, culminating as Director of Operations immediately prior to joining Craig Wireless. Mr. Birklandholds a business degree from National-Louis University.
"We are pleased to recognize Gary's dedication and ability by his promotion to the position of President," said T. Boyd Craig, CEO and director of Craig Wireless.