|[February 21, 2014]
Johnny Thorington Named Synapse Vice President, Product Management
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. --(Business Wire)--
Synapse Wireless, an established leader in delivering solutions for the Internet
of Everything, named Johnny Thorington Vice President of Product
Management. The Internet of Everything is the connection and
communication of new and existing devices to each other, to the
internet, and to you.
Thorington brings 20 years in the field of broadband and
enterprise-level business communications technology. He adds expertise
in devising solutions for the exploding demand for data delivered to and
from the world's mobile communications infrastructure, and
machine-to-machine (M2M). Serving most recently as Product Development
VP for ADTRAN's (News - Alert) Carrier Network Division, Thorington managed product
development of networking and communications equipment used in disparate
network infrastructures that make possible highly-efficient movement of
voice, data, video, and internet communications.
"Johnny Thorington's background gives him a deep understanding of how to
rapidly and efficiently move digital data around the world, inside your
business, and from machine to machine," said Wade Patterson, CEO of
Synapse Wireless. "His expertise will guide Synapse in its quest to
cntinue to develop products that revolutionize the delivery of
intelligent digital communication."
As the leader of the Synapse Wireless product group, Thorington manages
the invention, development and integration of products within Synapse's
key business segments including Custom Solutions, Lighting Control, and
Solar Energy Monitoring. These products power Synapse's proven solutions
for M2M communication, improved operational efficiency, and data that
spurs actionable insights.
Johnny Thorington currently serves on the board of directors for the
Auburn University Research Center, the Industrial Advisory Board for the
Auburn University Electrical and Computer Engineering Department and the
board of advisors for Engineering Design Technologies Thorington-Hines
Architects (EDT THA) Inc., located in Huntsville, Alabama. He earned his
Master of Business Administration from Vanderbilt University, Master of
Science in Electrical Engineering from The Georgia Institute of
Technology and Bachelor in Electrical Engineering from Auburn University.
Synapse products and custom solutions are sold through Original
Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) and Value Added Resellers (VARs) in
established national and global distribution networks.
About Synapse Wireless, Inc.
Synapse Wireless, Inc. (www.synapse-wireless.com)
delivers proven, scalable M2M connectivity solutions designed to
revolutionize business. Built on its award-winning SNAP®
wireless mesh network operating system, Synapse brings game-changing
analytics that matter. Synapse Wireless solutions are deployed on
enterprise-class platforms, distributing intelligence to the edge of its
customers' networks. Synapse is a subsidiary of McWane, Inc. (www.mcwane.com/).
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