SOURCE: FindWhere


February 13, 2009 10:00 ET

FindWhere Strengthens Advisory Board With Key New Appointment

Accomplished Industry Expert, Ad Bastiaansen, Deepens Tactical and Strategic Direction

POTOMAC FALLS, VA--(Marketwire - February 13, 2009) - FindWhere, a pioneer and global leader of real-time GPS location tracking, today announced the appointment of location based services (LBS) veteran, Ad Bastiaansen, to the company's Advisory Board. FindWhere is in the process of establishing several global enterprise and government partnerships and Mr. Bastiaansen will play a strategic role in the company's future direction and business growth.

"The addition of Mr. Bastiaansen is an invaluable resource for FindWhere and we look forward to benefiting from his knowledge and experience," said Jaap Groot, Founder and CEO at FindWhere. "His business acumen coupled with his unparalleled industry insight will be a tremendous asset as FindWhere continues its momentum within the market."

With more than 30 years' experience, Mr. Bastiaansen has established a successful track record in creating new business opportunities in the automotive, wireless, mobile device, internet, and LBS space including the establishment of Tele Atlas worldwide, a leading global provider of digital maps and dynamic content for navigation and location-based solutions.

"FindWhere plays a prominent role in the LBS arena and I am honored to be appointed to its advisory board," commented Ad Bastiaansen. "With numerous strong partnerships in place, the company is extremely well-positioned for growth and I am eager to provide strategic guidance to further FindWhere's mission as the leader in the GPS and LBS market."

Mr. Bastiaansen joins Roberta Miranda from Telefonica and Dikran Tchablakian from I2 on FindWhere's advisory board. Together they bring a wealth of international experience, success, and expertise to FindWhere. Their efforts will help the company strengthen their presence in the commercial and consumer markets as demand for location based service solutions grow.

About FindWhere:

Founded in 2002, FindWhere has transformed the complexity of advanced GPS, satellite mapping, and wireless communication into down-to-earth, straightforward precision tracking and location services. FindWhere delivers advanced features and functionality in an accurate and easy to use solution that offers parents and families peace of mind in knowing the location of their loved ones and businesses an improved bottom line with asset monitoring and remote workforce management. FindWhere partners with enterprises and institutions worldwide to provide location solutions that are easily integrated within existing applications.

FindWhere is led by a team of veteran executives with extensive wireless, sales and marketing, business development and operational expertise working together to deliver peace of mind solutions. FindWhere is a private company located in Potomac Falls, VA.

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