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TIA Announces Newly Elected Leaders for Engineering Standards Committees TR-41.3, TR-8.8 and TR-8.10

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TIA Announces Newly Elected Leaders for Engineering Standards Committees TR-41.3, TR-8.8 and TR-8.10

ARLINGTON, VA (July 6, 2012) - The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA), the leading association representing the manufacturers and suppliers of high-tech communications networks, today announced the election of new chairs and vice-chair to lead its engineering committees. Each will serve a two-year term.

Allen Woo, Principal Engineer at Plantronics, was elected vice chair of the TR-41.3 Analog and Digital Wireline Terminals subcommittee, under the TR-41 User Premises and Telecommunications Requirements engineering committee.

Nominations for the TR-8.8 Broadband Data Systems subcommittee, part of TR-8 Mobile and Personal Private Radio Standards Engineering Committee concluded with the election of Alan Wilson, Principal Engineer with Harris Corporation, as a chair and Chris Wilson, Manager with Motorola Solutions, as vice-chair.

John Lambrou, Distinguished Member of Technical Staff with Motorola, was reelected as chair of the TR-8.10 Trunking and Conventional Control subcommittee, part of TR-8 Mobile and Personal Private Radio Standards engineering committee.

TIA congratulates Allen Woo, Alan Wilson, Chris Wilson and John Lambrou on their appointments to lead the engineering subcommittees programs for the next two years.

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The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA) represents manufacturers and suppliers of global communications networks through standards development, policy and advocacy, business opportunities,market intelligence, and events and networking. TIA enhances the business environment for broadband, mobile wireless, information technology, networks, cable, satellite and unified communications. Members' products and servicesempower communications in every industry and market, including healthcare, education, security, public safety, transportation, government, the military, the environment, and entertainment. Visit tiaonline.org for more details.

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About TIA

The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA) represents manufacturers and suppliers of global communications networks through standards development, policy and advocacy, business opportunities, market intelligence, and events and networking. TIA enhances the business environment for broadband, mobile wireless, information technology, networks, cable, satellite and unified communications. Members' products and services empower communications in every industry and market, including healthcare, education, security, public safety, transportation, government, the military, the environment, and entertainment. Visit tiaonline.org for more details.

TIA is accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), and is a proud sponsor of ANSI’s Standards Boost Business campaign. Visit www.standardsboostbusiness.org  for details.

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