Radio manufacturer and systems integrator Simoco Group has hired Rich Lawrence as business development manager to further strengthen the organisation’s reach in the Americas’ region.
Lawrence joins Simoco with over 25 years of experience in radio, data and telecommunications sectors having worked with companies including Catalyst Communications Technologies and M/A-COM. Drawing on experience in developing and delivering mobile radio systems for public safety, education and utility markets, Lawrence will work with Simoco’s partners to identify and manage opportunities in North America.
Commenting on the new hire, Gary Correia, VP of sales and business development at Simoco Americas, said: “We have built up a strong, experienced regional team to service our clients and end users. Having Rich on board will further increase our reach and our ability to work with more partners in this region.”
Lawrence added: “I am looking forward to meeting and working with Simoco’s partners and end users. Part of my role is matching user requirements with our solutions, and I am confident that Simoco’s extensive range of products and services combined with our ability and expertise delivers innovation and value."
Simoco’s recent successes in the Americas region includes the provision of radio systems for Rutland Regional Emergency Communication Centre in Massachusetts and Door County in Wisconsin.