Press release

Rick Cruz Joins AmpThink as Engineering Manager

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AmpThink is excited to announce that Rick Cruz has joined AmpThink as
Engineering Manager. Rick will assume responsibility for AmpThink’s team
of Technology Architects, Field Engineers, Network Support Specialists,
and Drafting/BIM resources. In addition to managing the Engineering
Team, Rick’s comprehensive RF experience will augment AmpThink’s RF
engineering capabilities in both the licensed and unlicensed markets.
Rick joins AmpThink along with Robare Pruyn who will assume the role of
Technology Architect for packetized voice and video solutions, and Adam
Haskin who will assume the role of Technology Architect for venue
systems.

Prior to joining AmpThink, Rick was a Wi-Fi Network Architect and RF
Engineer at Comcast where Rick collaborated with AmpThink on the
delivery of high-density Wi-Fi networks at Sun Trust Park – home of the
Atlanta Braves, Little Caesar’s Arena – home of the Detroit Red Wings
and Pistons, and State Farm Arena – home of the Atlanta Hawks. While at
Comcast, Rick was tasked with supervising the AmpThink engineering teams
responsible for designing, implementing and optimizing these venues. By
bringing Rick on board, AmpThink adds a resource that understands
AmpThink’s processes and work products and will integrate quickly into
the AmpThink team. While at Comcast Rick also led the deployment of
Wi-Fi managed network solutions for several University residential
housing entities and mass transit systems.

“Rick’s experience working with AmpThink will allow him to immediately
contribute to the delivery of existing projects,” said Neil MacRaild,
AmpThink’s Chief Operating Officer. “And as a former customer, Rick
brings ideas about how we can improve our customer facing work product
and communications, key insights for our growing company.”

Prior to Rick’s work at Comcast, Rick was the President of Ronin
Technology Partners, a Technology Consulting company he co-founded in
2000. His wireless technology consulting experience spans over 25 years
with executive leadership positions at Ameritech, Mobile Systems
International, and TWS. In those roles, he provided technical leadership
relating to the design, engineering, and implementation of complex
wireless networks in the cellular and microwave market.

About AmpThink

AmpThink is a technology solutions company specializing in large-scale
network design, deployment, and optimization. AmpThink’s projects
include sports and entertainment venues, national roll-outs for major
retail operations, and some of the largest warehouses in the world. Best
known for work in high density Wi-Fi, AmpThink is a full-service network
integrator with complimentary specialized expertise in the areas of
IPTV, Data Collection & Analytics, and content creation. The company
operates throughout North America from its offices in Dallas and Toronto.

For more information go to www.ampthink.com.