Hawaii Pacific Teleport (http://www.hawaiiteleport.com) ("HPT"), a leading
global satellite communications facility, today announced the expansion of its
executive team with the addition of Jim Lyons as Managing Partner and Vice
President, Strategic Business Development. HPT has also appointed Jean-Robert
Barallon, Vice President of Sales & Marketing, to Managing Partner.
"We are pleased to be adding another high caliber industry veteran to our
organization," states Leeana Smith-Ryland, Managing General Partner of HPT. "As
HPT continues to expand its infrastructure to support emerging technologies and
meet increased demand for services, Jim and Jean-Robert will provide much
needed depth to our leadership team."
Jim brings over 25 years of experience in broadcast, media, and satellite
communications. He most recently held the position of Principal Program Manager
and Director of Advanced Services at Rockwell Collins, a pioneer in the
development and deployment of innovative communication and avionic solutions
for both commercial and government applications. Prior to Rockwell Collins, Jim
spent over a decade in senior management positions at Ascent Media and COMSAT,
where his responsibilities included the oversight of engineering design,
operations, and implementation teams.
Jean-Robert, with over 30 years of experience in the global satellite
communications industry across all aspects of sales and marketing, came to HPT
in September 2011 from Telesat, a leading global fixed satellite services
operator. Prior to Telesat, Jean-Robert built his knowledge base as President
of Intelsat USA Sales Corp., as well as senior sales management positions at
IPX, Newtec, and Cable & Wireless.
"HPT will continue to leverage our management team's expertise as we pursue
additional opportunities in broadcast media, oil & gas, maritime, and
government sectors. We are looking forward to strategically developing our
satellite communications services and expanding into other areas of the
telecommunications industry," adds Ms. Smith-Ryland.
About Hawaii Pacific Teleport
Hawaii Pacific Teleport (HPT), located on the island of Oahu, Hawaii, is an
international provider of satellite and fiber-based communications, providing
connectivity between the Americas and Australasian region. HPT's unique
infrastructure and 24/7 network operating center leverages Hawaii's strategic
location to offer a complete international telecommunications facility for
telephony, VoIP, videoconferencing, VPN, DVB-IP multicasting, IP connectivity
and television broadcasting services. Please visit
http://www.hawaiiteleport.com or contact HPT at email@example.com,
+1-808-674-9157 for additional information.
SOURCE: Hawaii Pacific Teleport