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TESSCO Technologies Introduces Pete Peterson as New Senior VP of Sales

Industry Veteran Brings Proven Track Record of IT Sales Leadership

HUNT VALLEY, Md.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 8, 2016-- TESSCO Technologies (NASDAQ: TESS), a leading supplier of solutions for the wireless industry, announces the appointment of Pete Peterson to the position of Senior Vice President, Sales. His responsibilities will include leading the customer-focused TESSCO sales team to capitalize on the tremendous opportunities in the wireless industry.

Peterson brings a diversified set of executive leadership skills and discipline to TESSCO, where he will report directly to CEO Murray Wright. Prior to joining TESSCO, Peterson was the VP of Global Channels at Brocade, a leading data and storage networking company. In addition, he held several senior vice president roles in sales, product marketing and business development at Tech Data Corporation, a multi-billion-dollar global IT distributor based in Clearwater, FL.

“We are extremely pleased to have someone with Pete’s track record of success joining TESSCO,” Wright said. “We look forward to the fresh perspective and outstanding leadership he will bring to both our sales and our executive teams. We are thrilled to have Pete join the TESSCO team and look forward to his contributions.”

“I’m truly excited to be joining the TESSCO team,” said Peterson. “From IoT to mobile device accessories to Wi-Fi and backhaul, the opportunity in the wireless industry is enormous, and no other company is positioned to take advantage of that opportunity like TESSCO.”

Peterson holds a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Accounting from Tuskegee University and an MBA from Florida State University. Peterson is a board member for several charitable organizations.

About TESSCO Technologies

TESSCO Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: TESS) is a value-added technology distributor, manufacturer, and solutions provider. Founded more than 30 years ago with a commitment to deliver industry-leading products, knowledge, solutions, and customer service, TESSCO supports customers in the public and private sector. TESSCO supplies more than 50,000 products from 400 of the industry’s top manufacturers in mobile communications, Wi-Fi, Internet of Things, and wireless backhaul. As Your Total Source®, TESSCO is a single source for outstanding customer experience, expert knowledge, and complete end-to-end solutions for the wireless industry.

Source: TESSCO Technologies, Inc.

TESSCO Technologies, Inc.
Carolyn Holliday, 410-229-1246
Director of Marketing
HollidayC@tessco.com