SOURCE: Strategic News Service

Strategic News Service

October 05, 2009 07:55 ET

FiReGlobal : West Coast to Shine a Light on Seattle-Based Unified Communications Leader

FRIDAY HARBOR, WA--(Marketwire - October 5, 2009) - FiReGlobal : West Coast is proud to announce that Twisted Pair Solutions has been selected as a FiReStar company to be featured at the FiReGlobal : West Coast conference. FiReStar companies, both local and global, are pre-selected based on their potential to bring positive change to the world. These companies will be showcased throughout the conference, and at a FiReStar reception, during which local and global investors will be given the chance to meet company officers.

Twisted Pair Solutions is the recognized leader in software technology used to solve the communications interoperability problems that occur between individuals and groups using incompatible equipment. The company's WAVE® software lets partners and customers build and operate secure and scalable communications systems in the world's most demanding environments, providing mission-critical capability for all branches of the military, for Federal, State and Local government agencies and for commercial end users of all sizes.

"We are excited to be a part of this Northwest event and are honored to be recognized for our global efforts to protect lives and transform business communications," said Tom Guthrie, President and CEO of Twisted Pair Solutions.

The FiReGlobal : West Coast conference will take place October 15th at the Seattle Four Seasons Hotel. It is the first regional version of the renowned Future in Review™ annual global technology conference, which the Economist calls "the best technology conference in the world." FiReGlobal : West Coast will showcase a world-class gathering of local and global thought leaders in technology and economics, through a series of interviews and onstage conversations. In a move beyond current tech conferences, FiReGlobal : West Coast has overlaid regional problems nominated by local leaders, to be solved through the collaboration of local Chief Technology Officers prior to the conference.

"Twisted Pair has already achieved what many communications companies and customers have dreamed about for years: reliable, scalable unified communications. As they move these technologies from the military to the civilian world, all of us will benefit," said Mark Anderson, CEO of SNS, Chair of FiRe and FiReGlobal : West Coast.

Other speakers will include Michael Dell, Chairman and CEO of Dell; Irwin Jacobs, Founder of Qualcomm; RealNetworks Founder, Chairman and CEO Rob Glaser; Nobel Laureate Lee Hartwell, President and Director of the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center; Steve Reynolds, CEO of Puget Sound Energy; Washington State Commerce Department Director Rogers Weed; Larry Smarr, Director of the UCSD California Institute for Telecommunications and Information Technology; John Delaney, UW Professor of Oceanography and Director of the Regional Scale Nodes Program; and Mark Anderson.

To register, go to www.futureinreview.com/global/wc.

Strategic News Service was founded by Mark Anderson in 1995 as the first paid online news service. Since its inception, SNS has proven the most accurate predictive newsletter covering the computer and telecom industries. Its subscribers include top managers at technology companies across the globe, including Microsoft, Dell, HP, Cisco, Intel, Sun, Google, and Telstra.

SNS has been operating the annual FiRe Conference for seven years. The Economist calls FiRe "the best technology conference in the world." FiRe exposes world experts and participants to new ideas, producing an accurate portrait of the future and focuses on creating technology solutions to current local and global problems. FiRe 2010 will take place May 11-14, 2010 at Terranea Resort in Palos Verdes, CA. For more information to go www.futureinreview.com.

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Contact Information

  • Press Contact:
    Shane Elben
    Strategic News Service
    FiReGlobal : West Coast
    P.O. Box 1969
    Friday Harbor, WA
    Tel. 360 378 8628
    Email: Shane@stratnews.com