SOURCE: Tekelec

Tekelec

July 21, 2011 09:25 ET

Tekelec Announces Departure of Susie Kim Riley, CMO

MORRISVILLE, NC--(Marketwire - Jul 21, 2011) - Tekelec (NASDAQ: TKLC), the mobile broadband solutions company, today announced that Susie Kim Riley, chief marketing officer, will leave the company effective July 30. She will serve in a consulting role to the company through November 2011. Ms. Riley, a serial entrepreneur, arrived at Tekelec via its acquisition of Camiant in 2010.

"Susie is well recognized as the thought leader and key advocate for policy control and has been instrumental in establishing Tekelec as the leading independent policy vendor, " said Ron de Lange, president and chief executive officer. "We wish her great success in her next entrepreneurial endeavor."

"I am incredibly proud of Tekelec's position in the policy market with 47 service provider customers, including 34 tier-one operators," said Susie Kim Riley. "We have a strong customer base that includes multiple Vodafone and Telefónica networks, the Verizon Wireless LTE network, the Verizon FIOS network, Comcast and Cox. It's rewarding to see Camiant's technology become a key foundation of the next generation technology at Tekelec as we grow the company's mobile broadband portfolio and customer base."

About Tekelec
Tekelec connects people and devices to the mobile Internet. Our portfolio's unique layer of network intelligence allows service providers to both manage and monetize the exponential growth in mobile web, video and applications traffic. Tekelec has more than 25 offices around the world serving customers in more than 100 countries. For more information visit www.tekelec.com.