KING, a leading mobile satellite and RV antenna supplier, has hired Scott Wilken as chief technology officer. According to a release, Wilken brings a wealth of consumer electronic product development and technology management experience to KING, based in Bloomington, Minn.
“We couldn’t be more pleased to have Scott join our team,” said Craig Miller, KING president. “He has great depth in consumer electronic product development and understands how to evaluate and deploy new technology. He is a strong, hands-on leader who fits well within the KING culture. His experience and expertise is sure to open up new product opportunities and technologies to grow our business.”
“I am excited to join the KING team,” noted Wilkin. “There are many exciting new projects already underway, and I look forward to leveraging their clear culture of innovating for the customer to bring even more ideas to life. KING has aggressive growth plans that I am truly looking forward to helping put into action.”
Scott holds a bachelor’s in electrical and computer engineering from North Dakota State University and has over 20 years of experience in all aspects of product development, production and lifecycle management. He has held positions ranging from hands-on development of software, electronics, and ASICs as a design engineer, to various technology leadership positions.
Previously, Wilkin was with MultiTech Systems where he also served as chief technology officer and was responsible for a broad portfolio of terrestrial wireless products ranging from worldwide cellular routers and modules to Bluetooth, WiFi and LoRa devices.
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