Microwave Journal

Anokiwave names Carl Frank vice president of business development

June 12, 2015

Anokiwave Inc., an innovative provider of highly integrated core IC solutions for mmWave and AESA markets, announced the latest addition to its leadership team with the appointment of Carl Frank to the position of vice president of business development. This appointment comes at a time of strategic expansion for Anokiwave.

Frank joined Anokiwave in April 2015 and will be responsible for identifying growth opportunities for Anokiwave and driving corporate strategies that create long-term value through close working relationships with Anokiwave’s strategic customers. Over the last 10 years, Frank has held leadership positions in business development and operations at TRX Systems, Honeywell Technology Solutions and Techno-Sciences. In these roles, he successfully managed cross-functional teams to introduce and to grow new technology service and product offerings in commercial and military markets. Prior to his work in the technology industry, Frank served for 20 years in the U.S. Coast Guard in a variety of leadership positions at sea and in program management positions ashore.

“We continue to develop our leadership team of proven successful leaders, and we are excited to attract Carl's caliber of expertise," said Robert Donahue, Anokiwave CEO. “Carl has a long proven record of relentless passion and aptitude for forging new strategic alliances with customers allowing for optimal collaboration between supplier, designer and customer. Anokiwave and its customers will benefit significantly from Carl’s leadership, commitment to excellence, and proven record of professional success in partnerships."

Frank holds a BS degree in marine engineering from the U.S. Coast Guard Academy and MS degrees in Naval Architecture, Mechanical Engineering and the Management of Technology from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. About Anokiwave: Anokiwave is a cutting edge provider of highly integrated core chip solutions that enable emerging mm-Wave and AESA markets. Anokiwave’s creative system architectures and optimal selection of semiconductor technologies solves the toughest engineering problems.

Anokiwave is based in San Diego, California and operates design centers in Phoenix, Arizona and Boston, Massachusetts. Additional information can be found at www.anokiwave.com.
Press Contact: Amy D. Frailey