PCTEL Completes Change In Executive Management Team

PCTEL Completes Change In Executive Management Team

November 29, 2001
PCTEL Completes Change In Executive Management Team Milpitas, CA – November 29, 2001 – PCTEL, Inc. (NASDAQ: PCTI), a leading provider of soft modems and Internet access technology, announced today that John Schoen and Jeff Miller have joined the executive team at the company. Schoen will serve as the company's COO and CFO. Andrew Wahl, who had served as PCTEL's CFO, will manage the company's intellectual property, investment, and investor relations activities. He will report to Schoen in that capacity.

Miller will take over as Vice President, Development. The company's development teams in Milpitas, Waterbury, and Taipei will report directly to Miller.

"We have immediate challenges and great opportunities," said Marty Singer, PCTEL's recently appointed CEO and Chairman. "I have great confidence that John and Jeff will execute on both fronts. We've had great success as a team in our earlier work and I'm excited to have them on board."

John Schoen, who worked at Motorola in various financial positions for over 19 years, including controller of its Wireless Local Loop Division, recently served as SAFCO Technologies COO and CFO. Schoen, a CPA who began his career with Ernst & Young LLP, received his BS in Accounting from DePaul University.

Jeff Miller led SAFCO Technologies' Test and Measurement group for three years before its acquisition by Agilent Technologies. Before that, Miller worked at Motorola in its Cellular Infrastructure Group. Miller led the implementation of the Cellnet cellular network and managed large software projects, including switching and network management systems. Miller earned his BS is Computer Science at University of Illinois.


PCTEL is driving the evolution of innovative, cost-effective personal connectivity and telecommunications solutions including analog soft modems, digital broadband, home networking and embedded Internet access technology. The company’s market leadership has been built upon a wide-ranging and comprehensive portfolio of more than 50 broadband and analog communications patents, including the key and essential patents for HSP (Host Signal Processing) modem technology. PCTEL products are available to PC and data communications equipment manufacturers, as well as a variety of vertical market OEMs. PCTEL is located at 1331 California Circle, Milpitas, Calif., 95035. Telephone: (408) 965-2100. Fax: (408) 895-0178. For more information on PCTEL products, visit the PCTEL website at http://www.pctel.com.