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.
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