SOURCE: Omnitrol Networks

March 26, 2008 11:00 ET

Omnitrol Networks Appoints Ed Wodarski to Lead Aerospace and Defense Initiatives

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA--(Marketwire - March 26, 2008) - Omnitrol Networks today strengthened its senior management team, appointing Ed Wodarski as senior director of business development to spearhead its activities in the Aerospace and Defense sectors.

A seasoned executive, Mr. Wodarski will lead Omnitrol Networks' sales and partner initiatives to increase the adoption of Omnitrol's contactless EPC-based traceability and tracking solutions in the Aerospace and Defense industries.

"Not only has Omnitrol Networks built the industry's most powerful Auto-ID solution for delivering a global track-and-trace infrastructure, they have also built unique partnerships to deliver the industry's first completely integrated EPC solutions to their customers," said Mr. Wodarski.

Mr. Wodarski brings over 27 years of experience in supply chain solutions, focusing on service and maintenance applications for the high tech and aviation industries. Most recently, he led Strategic Alliances at Blue Vector Systems where he built out the relationship with Motorola. As a Senior Executive in the Accenture Supply Chain practice, Mr. Wodarski worked to redesign projects for the USAF, the Defense Logistics Administration and the US Postal Service. During his tenure at Xelus, Mr. Wodarski pioneered the development of the market currently known as "service parts planning," and is considered a visionary in the synchronization of service delivery and the supporting supply chain. At Xelus, he held a number of positions including VP Strategy and GM Aviation where he worked with Honeywell, Lockheed Martin, Delta Airlines, British Airways, and Air France amongst others. Mr. Wodarski has a BA in Applied Statistics from St. Bonaventure and an MBA in Operations Management and Finance from the University of Rochester.

"Omnitrol Networks has been selected for key initiatives in the aerospace and defense industries, and we are very fortunate to have Ed join our team. Under his leadership we will continue to increase and establish our position in this growing market," said Raj Saksena, CEO of Omnitrol Networks. "Ed's Auto-ID, supply chain and manufacturing expertise represents the ideal combination to drive the OMNITROL value proposition with our customers and partners."

About Omnitrol Networks, Inc.

Omnitrol Networks, Inc. is a leading provider of complete EPC-based business application solutions for the emerging wireless, RFID and sensor automation market. The company's award-winning OMNITROL appliance and Edge Application and Services Engine (EASE™) software have pioneered the market for "Always On" real-time operational visibility, traceability and automation solutions. The OMNITROL's unique edge-centric solution architecture enables the industry's most flexible and reliable means to deploy scalable Auto-ID application intelligent networks at the lowest total cost of ownership in the market. Omnitrol Networks, Inc. is a privately held company with corporate headquarters in Mountain View, California, USA. Additional information about Omnitrol Networks' products and services are available at www.omnitrol.com.

OMNITROL is a trademark of Omnitrol Networks, Inc. All other trademarks and registered trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

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