SCHENECTADY, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Contec Holdings, LTD, (“Contec” or the “Company”) the market leader in the repair and refurbishment of customer premise equipment (CPE) for the cable and satellite industry, announces the appointment of Mr. Jeremy Murchland to the position of Executive Vice-President, Sales & Marketing, effective immediately.
“We are extremely pleased that Mr. Murchland has joined the Contec team,” said Hari Pillai, President and Chief Executive Officer of Contec. “Mr. Murchland’s supply chain experience in the repair and refurbishment market is very relevant to Contec’s future needs as we accelerate growth in core CPE markets; his breadth of experience as well as his drive and management skills will be valuable as the management team expands and diversifies the company’s business to highly synergistic adjacent markets.”
Prior to joining Contec, Mr. Murchland spent five years at BrightPoint in a variety of sales leadership roles culminating in his most recent role as Vice President, Supply Chain Solutions where he led sales, account management, and business development activities for various Tier 1 and 2 wireless operators including Sprint, Cricket, MetroPCS, and Clear. Previous roles at BrightPoint included responsibility for the Channel Sales and Services business managing over $400M in annual revenue. Before joining BrightPoint, Mr. Murchland’s career progressed through a number of strategic sales, marketing, and reverse logistics/repair operations roles at Sony Ericsson. Mr. Murchland is a graduate of the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill and holds an MBA from Bellevue University in Omaha, NE.
Leveraging 35 years of experience in the cable industry and its industry leading test solutions such as QuickTest®, Contec is the market leader in the test, repair and refurbishment of customer premise equipment for the world’s leading cable and satellite Multiple-System Operators (MSO’s). More recently, the company has expanded its services to include repair and refurbishment of a wide array of electronics hardware products. Contec is headquartered in Schenectady, NY. Learn more at www.gocontec.com