Brisbourne Recognized for M2M Market Leadership and Championing the Growth of Innovative M2M applications
Reston, VA.—June 16, 2009—KORE Telematics, the world's largest digital wireless services provider specializing in machine-to-machine (M2M) communications, today announced that M2M Magazine named KORE President and Chief Operating Officer Alex Brisbourne, a "M2M Pioneer." Brisbourne was selected as one of the 10 most prominent M2M industry visionaries for his work championing M2M solutions and helping bring innovative applications to mainstream markets. The annual "M2M Pioneer" awards recognize 10 pioneers of change who have led the way in advancing M2M solutions within their organizations and around the globe.
"Alex is one of the most prominent technology visionaries in the M2M industry," said Peggy Smedley, editorial director of M2M Magazine. "Under Alex's leadership, KORE has pioneered a number of innovative offerings that enable M2M solutions providers to deliver new applications. We are proud to honor Alex for his strategic vision and commitment to promoting the growth of the M2M market."
"The M2M Magazine M2M Pioneer Award is a true testament to the hard work and dedication of the entire KORE family," said Alex Brisbourne, president and chief operating officer, KORE Telematics. "As a leader in the emerging M2M market, KORE is committed to providing the most reliable, flexible and cost-effective wireless connectivity for applications that help businesses reduce costs and grow revenues. We will continue to deliver the industry's most comprehensive suite of services, unmatched support and personalized attention that are critical to our partners' success."
In addition to receiving the M2M Pioneer award, Brisbourne also presented in a panel titled "M2M and VC: How to Communicate and Connect with Venture Capitalists" at this week's M2M Connected World, an industry event hosted by M2M magazine.
KORE is the only M2M provider with direct, reliable connectivity to the extensive CDMA and GSM networks of Tier 1 carriers. Its extensive network service offerings span the globe, serving the entirety of North America and internationally. Delivering services through the company's pioneering PRISM™ Gateway, KORE application and solution partners have real-time control and management of activation, usage and alarms for their widely deployed M2M solutions.
About KORE Telematics KORE Telematics is the world's largest fully digital wireless network provider specializing in the rapidly-expanding machine-to-machine (M2M) communications market. Companies in fields as diverse as security, utilities, health care and fleet management, as well as government agencies, are implementing M2M solutions to achieve productivity gains, cost management, environmental improvement and to expand customer services. Through its extensive network of application and hardware partners, KORE enables complete solutions for vehicle tracking, homeland security, automated metering and dozens of other M2M applications. KORE's long-term, direct agreements with Tier 1 wireless operator partners allow it to offer a range of technologies—including GSM, HSPA, CDMA and EV-DO—that ensures the greatest possible reliability and coverage. For more information, please visit www.koretelematics.com.