February 5 2018
In response to meet increasing customer and market demands, eleven-x Inc., operator of the first and only Canada-wide public long-range wide area network [LoRaWAN™] optimized for IoT, are proud to announce and welcome Mike Andreola as our new Director of Sales and Business Development, and Kris Huber as our Director, Technical Account Management.
Kris brings a successful background in identifying and developing market-focussed technology solutions in addition to strong project management experience with complex software and hardware product development. Kris comes to eleven-x from Array Systems where he was CTO and Director of Business Development for the past 7 years. He has also served on the R&D team at Bell Labs/Lucent Technologies as well as assisting in the publication of two Electrical Engineering textbooks.
Kris has a Ph.D. and a Masters in Electrical Engineering from McMaster University, as well as a Bachelor of Science Honors Physics from McMaster. We look forward to Kris building out our partner network supporting LoRaWAN™ based IoT devices and applications.
Mike brings with him over 15 years of senior experience leading and driving technology sales, as well as an extensive and successful background in the Telecom Industry. Prior to joining eleven-x, Mike was the Vice President of Sales for Asigra. He has also served as the Vice President of Enterprise Sales at Atria Networks for five years and Vice President of Sales at Toronto Hydro/Hydro OneTelecom for 2 years. Mike has a Bachelor of Arts Combined Honors from York University. We are extremely pleased to have him on board and look forward to a great future moving IoT forward.
Dan Mathers, President and CEO of eleven-x said “Mike and Kris bring a wealth of industry experience and technology knowledge that strengthens our already strong team. The IoT world is moving quickly with innovation and customer demand, so we feel very fortunate we’ve been able to add Kris and Mike to help play key roles in providing and implementing high-quality Smart City and Enterprise IoT solutions.”
eleven-x operates Canada’s first and only coast-to-coast public low power network optimized for IoT that enables the promise of Smart Campuses, Smart Cities and Enterprises. Supporting low-cost sensors with low connectivity costs and the ability to maintain almost unlimited device connections, the network addresses many Internet of Things [IoT] applications and use cases using battery powered devices.