SOURCE: Minerva Networks

Minerva Networks

August 22, 2011 08:00 ET

Minerva Announces Daniel Trangmar as Vice President of European Operations

Industry Leader and Veteran to Accelerate Minerva's Growth and Drive Business Results Across the European Region

SAN JOSE, CA and LONDON--(Marketwire - Aug 22, 2011) - Minerva Networks, the leading provider of software platforms for the delivery of advanced television (TV) services to IP connected devices, today announced that Daniel Trangmar has joined the company as Vice President of European Operations. Trangmar is a twenty-six-year veteran with experience at both large corporations including Sema Group, Ericsson, and PricewaterhouseCoopers as well as with a variety of innovative technology start-ups. In his new role, Trangmar will lead Minerva's European operations to accelerate the company's growth and drive business results in the European region.

"As the leader in IP delivery of television services, telephone, cable, and broadband operators rely on us to win the battle for control of the living room," said Mauro Bonomi, CEO of Minerva. "In this very competitive, high-stakes environment, it is critical to add top-caliber leadership like Daniel to our executive team. His extensive and focused industry experience is critical as we expand our business in Europe."

Most recently, Trangmar was responsible for helping several new technology companies including Neuralitic Systems, FutureDial, and Bytemobile establish themselves and become successful in their respective marketplaces. At Bytemobile, Trangmar was founder of EMEA operations and took the company from zero to 42 customers which resulted in significant revenue growth.

Trangmar commented: "I'm thrilled to join Minerva at this critical time in the industry as service providers face significant competitive pressures and a rapidly shifting playing field. Minerva is in the best position to help these companies succeed by allowing them to offer new and exciting managed content and television services that delight subscribers with rich entertainment on any screen in the home or when they are on the move."

Trangmar will be based at Minerva's European headquarters in London and will report to Randy Osborne, Minerva's Vice President of Worldwide Sales.

About Minerva Networks
Minerva Networks is the leading provider of intelligent management software for the IP-delivery of advanced television services. More than 250 service providers worldwide use Minerva's TV platform to help deliver broadcast TV, on-demand television, and network streaming services. For more information, visit