Mobile data solutions provider Digital Dispatch has named David Wang to the newly created position of chief technology officer.

Wang will be responsible for strategic direction concerning development of the company’s application software, mobile data devices and wireless communications gateways.

A 20-year technology veteran, Wang has held numerous technical management positions in his career, most notably with Nortel Networks. Most recently he was a vice president for Raytheon Canada responsible for strategic business development, as well as product development and management.

The company said it created the position in order to strengthen key areas to prepare for future expansions.