CommScope, Inc. (NYSE:CTV), a global leader in infrastructure solutions
for communications networks, announces that Dave Gilmore has been
promoted to Managing Director of Manufacturing for Europe, Middle East
and Africa (EMEA). Based at the Bray manufacturing facility, Gilmore
will have responsibility for managing the development, manufacturing,
supply and quality of SYSTIMAX products for the EMEA market.
Gilmore, who previously served as CommScope’s General Manager of
Operations (EMEA), has served the company for twelve years in various
capacities including engineering, production and operations.
“As Dave assumes his new responsibilities, he is well-positioned to meet
CommScope’s business opportunities, most notably our customers’ growing
demand for additional robust solutions,” said Mike Kelley, senior vice
president, global Enterprise operations. “Technologies such as 10G
Ethernet are expanding the structured cabling horizons in a dynamic
approach and I know Dave and his team will welcome the opportunities as
they continue to provide innovative and lasting solutions for our
Prior to joining CommScope, Gilmore held management roles with ABB and
Munekata, including spending a year in Japan working with the parent
He holds a BSc. in Polymer Technology from Athlone Institute of
Technology, a Masters in Industrial Engineering from UCD and an MBA from
Smurfit Business School, UCD.
CommScope’s Bray manufacturing facility totals approximately 12,000
square meters, of which 9,700 square meters serve as manufacturing
space. In addition to manufacturing, the facility hosts EMEA sales,
marketing and product management teams and general corporate support
(finance, information technology and human resources). CommScope’s
global headquarters are based in North Carolina (U.S.A.).
CommScope is a global leader in infrastructural cabling, which is
supported by world-class engineers and scientists. The CommScope labs
produce technical innovation with more than 1,300 patents and pending
applications worldwide. The company has demonstrated innovative systems
like Category 6A for 10GBASE-T and has consistently achieved design
excellence over the years with Category 3, 4, 5e and 6 systems. Backed
by strong research and development, CommScope combines technical
expertise, proprietary technology and global manufacturing capabilities
to deliver industry-leading solutions to customers around the world.
About SYSTIMAX Solutions
SYSTIMAX Solutions of CommScope (NYSE: CTV), is a worldwide leader in
structured cabling systems and provides integrated end-to-end
connectivity solutions for voice, data, video and building management
applications in both wired and wireless enterprise networks.
SYSTIMAX Solutions supplies its high performance and market-leading
range of products through a network of highly skilled BusinessPartners.
The product range includes the copper-based GigaSPEED X10D and GigaSPEED
XL Solutions, the fiber optic LazrSPEED® and TeraSPEED™ Solutions and
the intelligent patching iPatch® System. The SYSTIMAX AirSPEED™ Solution
adds a wireless option to the portfolio.
Currently, CommScope’s BusinessPartners install an average of over 1,000
miles (1,600km) of SYSTIMAX cable every day in approximately 130
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information currently available to management, management's beliefs, as
well as on a number of assumptions concerning future events.
Forward-looking statements are not a guarantee of performance and are
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