Meru Networks Welcomes Christine Stoffel to Its Executive Advisory Board
SEAT Consortium Founder and CEO Stoffel Working Closely With Meru to
Drive Continued Advancements in Mobility for Sports and Other Outdoor
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 01/08/14 -- Meru Networks, Inc.
(NASDAQ: MERU), a leader in wireless networking, today announced that
Christine Stoffel, founder and CEO of the SEAT Consortium, has joined
the Meru Executive Advisory Board. The board is comprised of
technology industry experts and influencers that provide advice to
Meru president and CEO Dr. Bami Bastani and the Meru executive team
on industry direction and other matters of strategic significance.
Prior to founding SEAT in 2006, Stoffel was vice president of
information technology for the Arizona Diamondbacks. She previously
served as the vice president of information technology and strategic
operations for the Phoenix Coyotes and was senior IT manager and
acting director for Caremark RX, the nation's premier integrated
pharmacy services provider.
"Meru is a leader in enabling mobility for fans and operations at
major sports and other outdoor venues globally. Meru shares SEAT's
vision of fundamentally improving the way that events are managed and
enjoyed, using technology," said Stoffel. "I am looking forward to
working closely with Bami and his team to help ensure that they
continue to build on Meru's success in these areas."
"I am very pleased to have Christine join the advisory board and I
look forward to receiving her ongoing input to help guide Meru's
strategic direction," said Dr. Bastani. "She is a pioneer in
mobility-enabled sports and entertainment venues and her guidance in
defining our vision and executing our engagements with the stadiums,
arenas and other outdoor venues will be greatly beneficial."
SEAT, LLC is a sports technology consortium for
executive leaders across the sports and entertainment industries.
SEAT brings leaders together with innovative technology solution
providers to solve industry challenges and address the evolution of
the industry. SEAT is the only conference-consortium and consulting
company that is holistically owned and operated by prior sports
executives, giving SEAT a unique distinction above all other
conference organizations. Members of SEAT's community are comprised
of executive technology, marketing, social media, CRM database
marketing, sales and PR leaders from all major sport league governing
bodies, professional and amateur sports organizations, pro golfing
organizations, collegiate CIOs, collegiate athletic directors,
collegiate athletic technology and marketing professionals, racing
organizations and leading entertainment and sports venues.
About Meru Networks
Meru Networks (NASDAQ: MERU) is a market leader
in the development of mobile access and virtualized Wi-Fi solutions.
Meru's MobileFLEX wireless architecture addresses the ever-growing
need for higher bandwidth and higher client densities. The Meru
Identity Manager solution greatly simplifies secure device
on-boarding and the company's unique Context-aware Application Layers
enable dedicated channel assignments for specific applications,
devices and usage scenarios. Meru customers include Fortune 500
businesses as well as leaders in education, healthcare and
hospitality. Founded in 2002, Meru is headquartered in Sunnyvale,
Calif., with operations in North America, Europe, the Middle East,
Asia Pacific and Japan. Visit www.merunetworks.com or call (408)
215-5300 for more information.
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