La Jolla, Calif., April 29, 2008 – Blue Sky Network , a leading global provider of mobile asset management and fleet management solutions using GPS tracking, today announced Carlton van Putten as its new Senor Vice President of Sales and Marketing. van Putten brings over a decade of experience in launching and strengthening business, product and service strategy for both start-ups and multi-national corporations. Emphasizing a focus in new media and multi-platform communication, he will be promoting Blue Sky Networkâ€™s worldwide fleet tracking solutions and services.
By specializing in refining businesses and leveraging the web, van Putten will improve the business process and customer relationships, and develop new company offerings. Additionally, he will be responsible for raising awareness about Blue Sky Networks satellite-based global linking, monitoring and two-way communication solutions.
Prior to joining Blue Sky Network, van Putten held senior management positions such as Chief Operating Officer of Maredy Corporation, President of Rivus Internet Group and Vice President of Marketing at Stream International and Focus Enhancements. Earlier in his career, he held marketing and sales positions at top-tier companies such as Apple Computer, where he helped develop and execute business strategies to sharpen product focus and capitalize on emerging market trends.
“Carlton’s executive leadership and management experience is instrumental in advancing Blue Sky Network presence in the market,” said Jon Gilbert, president, founder and CEO of Blue Sky Network. “We are excited to welcome him to the team and look forward to continued and mutual success with him onboard.”
“I am very pleased to join Blue Sky Network, a company with noted strength in the aviation industry and solid growth in the competitive land- and marine-based markets,” said Carlton Van Putten. “I intend to build upon our current successes here at Blue Sky Network for even greater business development.”
About Blue Sky Network
Blue Sky Network is a leading global provider of voice and data services via the Iridium satellite network. Our aviation, marine and vehicle products for GPS tracking , real time flight tracking and fleet management provide reliable fleet tracking and communication services. Blue Sky Networkâ€™s solutions serve the Aviation, Oil and Gas, Government, Forestry, Mining, Supply Chain Management and Intermodal Transportation markets. Founded in 2001, Blue Sky Network is headquartered in La Jolla, California with customers and distributors worldwide. For more information about our company and solutions, visit the Blue Sky Network website at www.blueskynetwork.com.
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