SOURCE: Catapult Communications Corporation

March 11, 2008 16:00 ET

Catapult Sales VP Announces Retirement

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA--(Marketwire - March 11, 2008) - Catapult Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: CATT) announced today the planned retirement of Sean Kelly, Vice President of Sales, effective March 31, 2008. Mr. Kelly joined Catapult in 2003.

In announcing his retirement, Mr. Kelly said, "It has been a pleasure to work with the talented team of professionals at Catapult. I am proud of what we have accomplished and the relationships we have built delivering leading edge telecom technology to global customers. I want to thank everyone at Catapult for making the past five years both a rewarding and enjoyable experience for me."

Dr. Richard Karp, Chairman & CEO, commented, "Sean brought a strong background of sales, sales management and people skills to our organization. He was also a key contributor as a member of the Officer team. We are very grateful for the many accomplishments Sean made during his tenure here. On behalf of the Catapult management team, we extend our gratitude and wish him a prosperous and fulfilling retirement."

The VP of Sales position will be filled by Terry Eastham, who has served as VP of Marketing at Catapult for the last eight years. Mr. Eastham's background also includes executive positions at Sherwood Networks, Wyse Technology and Hewlett-Packard.

About Catapult Communications

Catapult Communications is a leading supplier of advanced digital telecom test systems to global equipment manufacturers and service providers, including Alcatel-Lucent, Ericsson, Motorola, NEC, NTT DoCoMo, Nortel and Nokia Siemens Networks. The Catapult DCT2000® and MGTS® systems deliver superior high-end test solutions for hundreds of protocols and variants -- spanning LTE, IMS, WiMAX, mobile telephony, VoIP, GPRS, SS7, Intelligent Network, ATM and ISDN. The Company is committed to providing testing tools that are at the forefront of the telecom technology curve.

Catapult is headquartered at 160 South Whisman Road, Mountain View, CA 94041. Tel: 650-960-1025. International offices are located in the U.K., Ireland, Germany, France, Finland, Sweden, Canada, Japan, China, India and the Philippines. Information about Catapult Communications can be found on the Web at

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