Atlanta, May 18, 2016 – Blink Astro, LLC (Blink) announces today that it has added Mr. Mauro Cordani to its Board of Advisors.
Mr. Cordani is based in Atlanta and has over 35 years of industry experience in M2M Internet of Things (IoT), satellite communications, data networks, and new business development. Mr. Cordani is former VP of Program and Performance Management at Intelsat.
“We are extremely pleased that Mauro has decided to join our growing team at Blink Astro,” said Dr. John Olds, Blink’s CEO. “His experience in both the traditional satellite communications industry and the emerging terrestrial M2M/IoT industry is a perfect match for our needs as we develop and deploy our CubeSat-based global IoT network. In addition, Mr. Cordani adds an international perspective to our team that will help us develop key customer and partner relationships overseas.”
Mr. Cordani will join Mr. Dave Kelly of Kelly & Company and Prof. Glenn Lightsey of Georgia Tech as key members of Blink’s senior strategic advisory team.
Blink Astro, LLC (Blink) is an Atlanta-based company developing a low cost satellite-based solution for machine-to-machine (M2M) and satellite-based Internet of Things markets. Using affordable, modular BlinkSats™ and proprietary ground units called BlinkRs™, Blink and its partners will deliver a global network for low bandwidth device connectivity to a variety of customers in precision agriculture, transportation, energy, environmental monitoring, and defense. Blink Astro is a member of the SpaceWorks Enterprises family of companies.
Dr. John R. Olds, P.E.
Blink Astro, LLC
1040 Crown Pointe Pkwy, Suite 950
Atlanta, GA 30338