Systems, Inc., a leader and innovator in the implementation and
operation of distributed networks, today announced the appointment of
Andrew G. Chavez as Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing. Chavez,
a veteran in mobile communications with more than 20 years of telecom
experience, will guide and oversee the sales and marketing teams
responsible for ExteNet Systems’ continued growth in North America.
ExteNet Chief Executive Officer Ross Manire stated, “Andy is a proven
and respected industry leader who brings both a solid vision and the
deep telecom industry expertise the company needs at this point in its
growth to capitalize on growing market opportunities.”
Andrew Chavez addressed why ExteNet Systems is the right opportunity. He
stated, “The ExteNet business model represents a compelling and unique
opportunity for wireless carriers and organizations in sports and
entertainment, commercial real estate, healthcare, higher education,
hospitality and other industries to quickly, strategically and cost
effectively advance their wireless infrastructure and services to meet
rapidly changing market needs.” Chavez added, “I am deeply impressed
with the management and staff at ExteNet and look forward to doing my
part to help the company realize its full market potential.”
Most recently, Chavez was Head of North America, Customer Business Team
Systems Networks, responsible for setting strategy, business
development and customer relationships. Prior to assuming the North
America role, Andy was the Head of the T-Mobile Customer Account Team
from 2008-2010 and Managing Director & Head of the AT&T Account Team
from 2007-2008. Andy also spent 16 years at Lucent Technologies (and its
predecessor AT&T) in ever-increasing roles of responsibility ending his
career at Lucent as the Vice President of Sales for the T-Mobile account
Andrew holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Colorado
State University, and attended the Graduate
School of Business at the University of Denver, as well as the Kenan-Flager
Business School at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Andrew is active in many telecommunications industry organizations.
About ExteNet Systems
Lisle, IL-based ExteNet
Systems, Inc. designs, builds, owns and operates distributed
networks in key strategic markets for use by wireless carriers and venue
owners. Using distributed antenna systems (DAS), small cell and other
technologies, ExteNet networks enhance coverage and capacity and enable
superior wireless service in both outdoor and indoor environments.
Primary markets addressed by ExteNet include outdoor distributed
networks for use by wireless carriers, and a host of indoor verticals,
including sports and entertainment venues, commercial real estate,
healthcare, higher education, hospitality and government agencies. For
more information, visit www.extenetsystems.com.
“ExteNet®” is a registered trademark of ExteNet Systems, Inc.