PacStar Promotes Peggy Miller to Chief Executive Officer

PacStar Promotes Peggy Miller to Chief Executive Officer
PacStar Promotes Peggy Miller to Chief Executive Officer
Press release
February 17, 2015

PacStar Promotes Peggy Miller to Chief Executive Officer

Miller Has Many Years of Technology Industry Experience

Portland, OR – February 17, 2015 – PacStar®, a leading developer of advanced communications solutions for the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD), today announced that its board of directors has named Peggy Miller as the company’s chief executive officer effective immediately. Miller was promoted from her position as chief operating officer where she served for the past six years. Prior to that, she was the company’s chief financial officer.

Miller has an established record of building businesses and strengthening finances through a series of executive-level management positions.

“While at PacStar, Peggy has been a leader and significant contributor to PacStar’s success, providing strategic guidance as the company moved from operating losses to becoming a profitable company recognized within the DoD for its quality products and outstanding customer service,” stated George Stroemple, chairman.

“PacStar is an innovative leader in providing hardware and software solutions that meet the needs of the warfighter and state and local first responders. The company’s IQ-Core® Software makes complex communications solutions easy to operate, reduces errors and saves time. Its ease of use also reduces training time which saves real dollars. We have outstanding sales and technical teams who work together to make our products the best solutions for our customers,” said Miller. “I am honored to be part of this great company and employee team. Our mission is to continue expanding our sales within the Department of Defense and then move our products, particularly our IQ-Core Software, to greater commercial market penetration,” she added.

Curtiss-Wright Expands Position in Tactical & Enterprise Network Comms Markets with Acquisition of PacStar

The addition of PacStar’s product portfolio will greatly expand the breadth of the Curtiss-Wright Defense Solutions division’s mission-critical mobile and secure COTS-based processing, data management, and communications technologies, and will enable it to better serve its customers in the U.S. and worldwide.

PacStar Communications Solutions

Combining tactical networking equipment and software, our PacStar tactical communications solutions enable enhanced battlefield situational awareness down to the individual warfighter.