SOURCE: Proxilliant Systems

November 02, 2005 09:00 ET

Proxilliant Systems Opens Headquarters in USA and Appoints Mr. John Susi as New Vice President for Sales and Marketing in North America

NEWTOWN, PA and STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN -- (MARKET WIRE) -- November 2, 2005 -- Proxilliant Systems Corp., a leading supplier of systems and technologies to improve reliability, capacity, service quality and profitability of broadband cable networks, today announced the opening of its new Headquarters in Newtown, Pennsylvania, USA, to strengthen its global position in the broadband market.

Proxilliant's Dynamic Ingress Blocking (DIB) technology helps accelerate the growth and success of new triple play services, including time sensitive IP applications such as VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol), gaming, betting and real-time streaming TV.

Marketing and sales throughout USA will be headed from Pennsylvania by Mr. John Susi, Vice President for Sales and Marketing North America, who brings 25 years of experience with Commercial and Military Communication Systems, RF Technologies and Hybrid Micro-Electronics. Throughout his career, Mr. Susi has been involved with Product Development, Marketing & Sales and Operations.

Prior to joining Proxilliant, Mr. Susi held Senior Management positions at Motorola Broadband (formerly General Instrument). These positions included Senior Director for the Professional Services Business, and Senior Director of the Product Management Group for the Transmission Systems Division. He led the successful development and introduction of several major CATV product platforms and technologies. In addition, Mr. Susi has held management positions within General Electric/RCA Aerospace and RCA Broadcast.

"I am very pleased to welcome Mr. John Susi to our team, and I have great confidence that he will be a tremendous asset to Proxilliant. The broadband market in North America continues to show strong growth with higher bandwidth offerings and more value-added services, increasing its strategic importance to Proxilliant," said Arne Ljungdahl, Proxilliant CEO. "Our new Headquarters in USA will allow us to establish a presence in the area and demonstrate our commitment and investment in the US market. With John Susi's solid experience and customer contacts in the cable business, the new Headquarters will help to generate the required recognition and increased sales for Proxilliant."

About Proxilliant

Proxilliant is a leading cable networks technology company based in Stockholm, Sweden, and Newtown, Pennsylvania. The company provides network upgrade and management solutions essential to triple play service expansion and profitability of broadband cable. Proxilliant's key technology reduces noise and ingress in cable networks, improving capacity, reliability, service quality and profitability for broadband cable and VoIP operators. Cable operators now have the opportunity to implement triple service offerings and bring new revenue streams online faster and more economically than conventional system upgrades. The company's global customer base includes UPC Sweden, TVCabo in Portugal, Cablecom in Switzerland, NTL in UK and trials with major U.S. cable operators. Proxilliant has acquired funding from leading venture capital companies Northzone Ventures and Creandum to expand globally. For more information, please visit www.Proxilliant.com.

Contact Information

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    John Susi
    Proxilliant Systems
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    +1 267 757 8778

    Ann-Charlotte Sundelin
    Proxilliant Systems
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    +46 8 5567 99 93