QuStream has purchased PESA Switching Systems. The company intends to support the continued growth of PESA through further investment in product development and additional acquisitions.
QuStream founder's, president and CEO is industry veteran Fred Godard. His experience includes tenure as president of Leitch during its growth phase in the late 1990s.
With the acquisition, PESA has appointed Steve Miller to the position of president and COO. Miller joins PESA from Thomson Broadcast, where he spent the past four years as director of engineering for modular products. Previously he spent 18 years with Leitch in various roles, including vice president/COO of the server division, vice president of sales and vice president of engineering.
PESA's main development and manufacturing operation will remain in Huntsville, AL., and the sales and marketing operation will remain in Melville, NY, headed by Bob McAlpine. McAlpine will stay on in the role of senior vice president of sales and marketing while also assuming the position of vice president of business development for QuStream.
For more information, visit www.pesa.com.