Changes at Kathrein, Scala Division, Medford, OR. Harry Ekelund, previously the marketing manager at Richard Hirschmann of America, Riverdale, NJ, joins the Scala Division as marketing manager. Danette Hovland, a former employee of the purchasing department, returns to the company as a customer service representative.
Javier Staffanell joins Decibel Products, Dallas, as regional sales manager for the mid-Atlantic region.
Tim Hardy, vice president of engineering services at Comsearch, Reston, VA, takes a new position with the company as vice president of industry relations.
Troy Vasos, East regional manager for VisionAir, Castle Hayne, NC, moves up to vice president of sales and marketing for the company’s public safety division.
Lori Sharpe, former deputy chief of staff to Sen. John Ashcroft, R-Mo., joins CTIA, Washington, D.C., as senate director for congressional affairs.
Keith Stanhill exits Divine, Columbus, OH, as director of human resources and joins SiteSafe, Arlington, VA, as director of human resources.
Dennis Blaine, vice president of business development for Advanced Business Sciences, Omaha, NE, moves to Transcrypt International, Lincoln, NE, as vice president of sales and marketing.
Jim Bronder, project manager for Crown Castle USA, Pittsburgh, advances to vice president and general manager of the company’s Kentucky region.
Justin D. Benincasa, corporate controller for American Tower, Boston, moves up to senior vice president.
Chris Carter departs Southwestern Bell’s SBC Technology Resources, Austin, TX, as a senior member of the technical staff to join Telcom Global Solutions, Irving, TX as senior director of engineering services.
Donald J. Vasek, director of government relations for PCIA, Alexandria, VA, joins ITA, Washington, D.C., as executive director in the spectrum operations and analysis division.