Posts Categorized: MTN Satellite Communications

MTN Strengthens Oil and Gas Focus with Appointment of Industry Veteran Santos Venegas

MTN Communications (MTN) announces Santos Venegas has joined the company as general manager for its Oil and Gas Division. This appointment further solidifies MTN’s position in the market as a pioneer in communications technology spanning across various market segments. A 35-year industry veteran and respected consultant, Santos most recently served as managing director for Latin… Read more

Norwegian Cruise Line and MTN Pioneer the Highest-Performing Satellite Modem – the iDirect X7 – on a Cruise Ship

Norwegian Breakaway Once Again an Innovator in the Newest Technology at Sea MTN Communications (MTN) announces its partner, Norwegian Cruise Line (Norwegian), is pioneering the new iDirect X7 high-performance satellite modem on its Norwegian Breakaway ship. MTN installed the X7 after a six-month test process in its Miramar, Fla. engineering lab. The modem has dramatically… Read more

Demand for MTN Megayacht Communications Services Surges

-Customer Base Nears Half the World’s Top 200 Megayachts- -Derik Wagner Elected to USSA and ISS Boards- MTN Communications (MTN) reinforces its position as the leading communications service provider to the world’s Top 200 megayachts (66 to 180 meters and above).  The company also serves one-third of the Top 500 (53 to 180 meters and… Read more

Pullmantur Cruises Extends 11-Year Relationship With MTN

MIRAMAR, Fla. – October 2, 2013– MTN Communications (MTN) announces Pullmantur Cruises, a Royal Caribbean International brand, is renewing and extending its long-term relationship with the company.  Pullmantur chose to increase the breadth of communications services and support MTN will provide to its fleet, including an enhanced onboard suite of connectivity options for passengers and crew along… Read more

Kevin McCarthy Appointed to Chief Operations Officer of MTN

Copyright, PRNewswire Appointment Further Drives Service and Operational Excellence MIRAMAR, Fla., September 9, 2013— MTN Communications (MTN) announces the promotion of Kevin McCarthy to the role of Chief Operations Officer (COO).  Most recently, McCarthy served as senior vice president of network engineering at MTN.  In that role, he led the strategy and infrastructure design of one… Read more

MTN Continues Partnership with Israeli Cruise Leader Mano Cruises

Mano Cruises Has Been a Loyal MTN Customer Since 2007 MIRAMAR, Fla. – August 19, 2013– MTN Communications (MTN) announces it will continue to be the communications provider of choice for Mano Cruises (Mano), the leading cruise company in Israel.  Mano has increased its connectivity services in conjunction with deploying MTN’s Internet and crew calling solutions.  This effort… Read more

MTN Strengthens Leadership Team Further With New CFO

Copyright © 2013 PR Newswire Association LLC. All Rights Reserved. MTN Satellite Communications (MTN) announces it has further strengthened its executive team with the appointment of Mark Walter to the role of chief financial officer (CFO). Given the roll-out of MTN Nexus(TM), the industry’s first-ever hybrid network, Walter’s appointment is timely as the company addresses… Read more

MTN and Norwegian Cruise Line Announce That Record Was Set for Social Media Usage During Norwegian Breakaway’s Inaugural Events

Companies Teamed Up to Enable the Most Robust Maritime Social Media Experience MTN and Norwegian Cruise Line (Norwegian) announce that a new record for social media usage at sea was set during Norwegian Breakaway’s highly anticipated New York inaugural events. MTN delivered the communications services for its partner, Norwegian, enabling this social media breakthrough that… Read more

MTN Appoints Chris Leber as Executive Vice President of Commercial Business Development

Miramar, Fla., March 18, 2013 —MTN Satellite Communications (MTN) announces the appointment of Chris Leber as executive vice president, commercial business development. Mr. Leber will drive the business development and strategy for MTN’s commercial market segments — the cruise, yacht, commercial, and oil & gas industries. Mr. Leber brings more than 30 years of extensive… Read more

MTN Appoints Peg Grayson as President of Government Services Subsidiary

Miramar, Fla. – March 14, 2013 – MTN Satellite Communications (MTN) announces the appointment of Margaret (“Peg”) Grayson to the position of president of MTN Government Services (MTNGS).  MTNGS is a Leesburg, Va.-based subsidiary of MTN.  Ms. Grayson joined MTN as CFO in 2011, bringing a strong leadership track record in the government and commercial… Read more