Virtual NetCom, a COMSovereign Company, Names John Legters as President
- Mr. Legters Brings Over 30 Years of Leadership and Operational Experience in Private, Government, and Military Sectors to Virtual NetCom -
DALLAS, TX – August 19, 2020 – COMSovereign Holding Corp. (OTCQB: COMS) (“COMSovereign” or the “Company”), a U.S.-based pure-play developer of 5G connectivity and data transmission devices, announced today that John Legters has been named President of its Virtual NetCom LLC ("VNC") unit.
Mr. Legters joins VNC from Global Security and Innovative Strategies (GSIS), a security consulting and business advisory firm headquartered in Washington, DC, where he served as a Director. John has over thirty years of leadership, consulting, and operational experience in the private, government, and military sectors. In his role as President, Mr. Legters will be responsible for overseeing all operational facets of VNC including sales, manufacturing, and staffing.
“We are pleased to welcome John to the leadership team at VNC, the newest member of the COMSovereign family of companies. John is a highly respected business leader, with a demonstrated commitment to operational excellence and integrity. He joins VNC at a critical point in our journey as we begin advancing production of VNC’s innovative line of fixed and mobile broadband communications solutions,” said Dan Hodges, CEO of COMSovereign Holding Corp.
John Legters stated, “It is an exciting time for VNC, a company that has developed innovative technology that has the potential to contribute significantly to the rapid evolution of today’s telecommunication networks. I am looking forward to working closely with the dedicated and talented teams at VNC and COMSovereign to execute on the many large opportunities we see for our technologies in the global marketplace, and to helping each and every customer meet the challenges of making 5G a reality.”
Mr. Legters has managed programs for clients in Africa, the Middle East, Eastern Europe, and Latin America. John has also supported the DHS Office for Domestic Preparedness (ODP) and the Department of State. For two years, Mr. Legters directly supported the Director of the Office of National Drug Control Policy as a strategic U.S. drug policy analyst and speechwriter. Mr. Legters is a retired Marine Corps officer, having served as a troop commander in the Middle East, Europe, and Asia, as an aide to the U.S. Southern Command’s Combatant Commander, and as an operations and intelligence officer during Operation Iraqi Freedom. Mr. Legters has also supported multiple regional special operations commands, the State Department’s Coordinator for Counterterrorism, and the Defense Intelligence Agency. He holds an International Master of Business Administration degree from the Thunderbird School of Global Management.
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About COMSovereign Holding Corp.
COMSovereign Holding Corp. (OTCQB: COMS) has assembled a portfolio of communications technology companies with combined capabilities and the objective of enabling connectivity across the entire data transmission spectrum. Through strategic acquisitions and organic research and development efforts, COMSovereign is seeking to become a U.S.-based pure-play communications provider able to provide LTE Advanced and 5G-NR telecom solutions to network operators and enterprises. For more information about COMSovereign, please visit www.COMSovereign.com or view the reports that it files with or furnishes to the Securities and Exchange Commission at www.sec.gov, including the Risk Factors included in its Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2019, as well as information in its Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q and Current Reports on Form 8-K.
About Virtual NetCom LLC
Virtual NetCom LLC, a COMSovereign Holding Corp. company, designs, develops, manufactures, markets, and supports a line of network products for wireless network operators, mobile virtual network operators (MVNO), cable TV system operators, and government and business enterprises that enable new sources of revenue and reduce capital and operating expenses. The vision of VNC is to reinvent how wireless networks service mission critical communications for Public Safety, Homeland Security, Department of Defense, and commercial Private Network users.
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