|Rene Arvin, a
20-year veteran of the telecommunications' industry, has a proven track
record of achieving aggressive sales targets for growing and established
companies. Rene assumes worldwide sales responsibility and will work to
accelerate the market adoption of WiChorus' scalable core platform for
WiMAX and LTE networks. He joins WiChorus from Redline Communications
where he was Vice President of Worldwide Sales. Prior to Redline, Rene
has been VP Worldwide Sales for private and public companies like Xylan,
Alcatel and NetEdge Systems. He has also held sales leadership roles at
Packeteer, Blue Coat and SynOptics. Rene will report to Rehan Jalil,
President and CEO of WiChorus.
"We are very pleased to have Rene and Charles join WiChorus," said Rehan
Jalil, President and CEO of WiChorus. "Rene's proven track record in
driving sales for public and private networking and wireless equipment
companies, combined with our industry leading 4G products, will help us
accelerate our growth and market leadership. Additionally, Charles's
widely acknowledged prowess in IP Mobility will help us expand our
thought leadership, contribute more to the standards and differentiate
our products and offerings."
"I joined WiChorus because I truly believe that WiChorus has the right
technology, people and strategy to be a leader in WiMAX and LTE Edge and
Core market," said Rene Arvin. "WiChorus has remarkable momentum behind
it and has demonstrated highly innovative and industry leading products
for various tiers of the market."
"From the moment I joined, I was impressed with WiChorus' market vision
and leadership. Within a short period of time, it was evident that
WiChorus' real strength comes from its technical depth and team spirit,"
said Charles E. Perkins. "I am delighted to be at WiChorus and part of a
group that leads the market in 4G high-speed wireless communications."
WiChorus is the leading provider of
highly intelligent, scalable core platform for 4G networks. Its
SmartCore platforms enable operators to deploy smart WiMAX and LTE
networks with advanced service and subscriber management, content
management, and network optimizations, and to monetize the Internet for
increased ARPU and profitability. Through its One Open WiMAX initiative,
WiChorus has accelerated the availability of an end-to-end open WiMAX
ecosystem, ensuring service providers have the option to combine
best-of-breed solutions, like its market-leading Intelligent ASN Gateway
and Home Agent products. Headquartered in San Jose, Calif., WiChorus is
backed by leading Silicon Valley investors Redpoint Ventures, Accel
Partners, and Mayfield Fund. For more information, please visit