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 Birkland as President of the Company, effective immediately.
Mr. Birkland brings over 37 years of experience in the telecommunications industry to this new role with Craig Wireless. Mr. Birkland has been with the Company since February, 2011 and was most recently appointed as Vice President of Operations in March, 2012. Mr. Birkland was previously employed by Motorola, Inc. for 35 years in varying positions, culminating as Director of Operations immediately prior to joining Craig Wireless. Mr. Birkland holds 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.