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TESSCO ONE Innovation Showcase, the premier summit for professionals who deploy wireless systems, announces key speakers

Experts Will Provide a Unique Look Ahead at Wireless Trends and Innovations at Event to be Held February 3-4 at Dallas AT&T Stadium

HUNT VALLEY, Md.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 26, 2015-- TESSCO Technologies Incorporated (NASDAQ: TESS), Your Total Source® for the product and value chain solutions to build, use, maintain and resell wireless systems, announced key speakers appearing at the TESSCO ONE Innovation Showcase & Conference 2015, February 3-4, at AT&T Stadium, home of the Dallas Cowboys.

TESSCO ONE Innovation Showcase is the ONE summit for professionals who build, use, maintain and resell wireless voice, data and video systems. TESSCO ONE will be an unparalleled gathering of the nation’s most influential thought leaders in wireless. Leading manufacturers, engineers, and industry veterans will address the topics most relevant to the wireless industry today, including:

  • AT&T’s Vision of Heterogeneous Networks (HetNet)
  • Introduction to Distributed Antenna Systems (DAS)
  • Public Safety Communications Transition to LTE
  • Border Control Case Study
  • Digital Oilfields; Private Telecom Architecture
  • Connected Home Solutions
  • Enhanced Retail Services
  • Next-Generation Towers
  • AT&T Stadium’s Distributed Coverage & Capacity Network

Speakers will include:

Jim Parker, Senior Manager of AT&T’s Antenna Solutions, will utilize the expertise he has gained in over fifteen years of work with AT&T and Samsung, to detail the latest progress and challenges associated with the realization of the HetNet vision. In addition to his responsibilities at AT&T, Mr. Parker is the Chairman of the Market Development Committee for the HetNet Forum and is the Vice President of the Texas State Wireless Association.

Billy Hayes, IT Consultant, Williams Incorporated, brings over thirty years of experience in the energy industry. Mr. Hayes’ work with Williams includes communications design, automation and SCADA systems design, and IT infrastructure planning. He will share his insights on the Evolution of Wireless Networks in the Energy Industry.

Public Safety Communications Transition to LTE

A panel of leading experts will discuss the trend of many government agencies, municipalities and other public safety communities who rely on mission-critical LMR (Land Mobile Radio) for command and control to add LTE broadband mobile access for data applications and streaming video in tactical environments.

  • Ray Lehr, Former Statewide Interoperability Director, State of Maryland
  • Walt Magnussen, Ph.D., Director for Telecommunications at Texas A&M University & Director of the Academy for Advanced Telecommunications and Learning Technologies at Texas A&M University
  • Raymond Pache, Director of Enterprise Sales Government Solutions, CalAmp Wireless Networks Corp
  • Ed Parkinson, Director of Government Affairs, First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet)
  • James Patterson, Vice President, Public and Federal Solutions, Oceus Networks
  • John Santo, President, MissionReach Consulting, Former Executive Director, Joint Wireless Program Office, Department of Homeland Security

Other noteworthy speakers featured at TESSCO ONE will include:

  • Roy Anderson, Applications Engineer, JDSU
  • Dane Brockmiller, Technical Training Specialist, Dover Telecommunication Services
  • Chris Ewing, Account Manager, JDSU
  • Dale Heath, Product Line Manager of Product Line Manager of Steel Division, CommScope
  • Scott Kleiman, Senior Director of Business Development, mVentix
  • Mark Oluvic, Director of Sales, Kaelus
  • Jessica Perrine, National Account Manager, Otter Products
  • Thomas Porcarello, Mobile Enhancements, Samsung Electronics America
  • Daniel Smith, Product Line Manager – Mobile Tower, PCTEL
  • Aaron Stevens, Senior Sales Manager, Otter Products
  • Sean White, Director of Project Management for the Americas Region, CommScope

Over 100 exhibiting manufacturers will also be onsite to provide their expertise to attendees including Cambium Networks, Commscope, Corning, Ericsson, Fastback Networks, Gadget Guard, Lifeproof, Otter Products, Phoenix Contact, RFS (Radio Frequency System), Samsung, Times Microwave Systems and Wilson Electronics among many others.

Please visit to register and learn more about this extraordinary event, specific seminar details, one-to-one meetings and a specialized DAS tour of AT&T Stadium. Registration is complimentary for qualified professionals. Follow @TESSCOtech and #ONEshow15 for live updates.

Preliminary Program:

February 3, 2015, 5 p.m. - 7 p.m. CST: Networking reception.
February 4, 2015, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. CST: TESSCO ONE Innovation Showcase opens featuring knowledge seminars, product showcase exhibits, and hands-on experience centers.
February 5, 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. CST: Bonus day of continued in-depth product and system solution seminars.

About TESSCO Technologies Incorporated (NASDAQ: TESS)

The convergence of wireless and the Internet is revolutionizing the way we live, work and play. New systems and applications are creating challenges and opportunities at an unprecedented rate.

TESSCO is there ‒ enabling organizations to capitalize on the opportunities in wireless by providing Your Total Source® of end-to-end solutions. TESSCO delivers the knowledge, and product and supply chain solutions required to build, use and maintain wireless voice, data and video systems.

Source: TESSCO Technologies Incorporated

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