OTTAWA, CANADA–(Marketwire – Jan. 9, 2012) – PiiComm Inc., a Wireless Systems Integrator and leader in Field Workforce Mobility, Wi-Fi deployment and Wireless Management Systems, has announced a strategic addition to their senior management and executive team today. Shawn Winter has been announced as PiiComm’s new Vice President of Marketing and Product Development for the rapidly growing technology firm.
Based in Ottawa, Mr. Winter will be responsible for Corporate Marketing and new Product Development to support PiiComm’s customer requirements and the company’s expansion into new vertical markets and services.
Mr. Winter brings an extensive range of experience to his new role with over 17 years of wireless and telecommunications experience. His most recent role was at Motorola Solutions Inc. as part of the Canadian Channel team responsible for managing relationships with Carriers and resellers of Motorola products for Enterprise and Government. He successfully enabled the VAR community to promote and deploy technologies that make companies more efficient and competitive in the marketplace.
Early on, Mr. Winter clearly showed his ability to identify the strategic importance of wireless technology and was a key individual at Bell Canada responsible for launching their 802.11 Wireless LAN practice serving business customers several years ago before Wi-Fi was a common term. Since that time he has added Mobile Computing Devices (MCD) for field workforces, Advanced Data Capture (AIDC) solutions including Barcode and RFID technologies, Wireless Security and Wireless VoIP to his portfolio.
“Shawn Winter has all the right elements to bring PiiComm to the next level in our quest to become the dominant wireless solutions company in Canada and we are very pleased he has decided to join our team” said Shawn Sicard, CEO of PiiComm.
Specializing in these types of solutions, PiiComm works with some of Canada’s largest companies to achieve their business goals by optimizing their processes and mobile workforce with wireless technologies and applications. PiiComm leverages best in class hardware, unique services, mobile application development and cellular expertise which has allowed them to become a dominant player in this fast evolving technology sector.
PiiComm has seen impressive growth over the last few years, recently being recognized in the 12th Annual PROFIT Magazine’s HOT 50 for top new growth companies in Canada for 2011.