Management Team ABS Guest
JIM FROWNFELTERChairman & Chief Executive Officer
Jim Frownfelter is one of the most seasoned industry executives and has over 30 years of technology and communications experience in satellite, aeronautical, broadband, and wireless fields. Before joining ABS in 2010, Jim served as the President and Chief Operating Officer of Intelsat and PanAmSat Corporation.
SAMUEL WONGPresident & Chief Financial Officer
Samuel Wong has over 30 years of experience in financial management and possesses a strong track record in corporate finance, investment projects and financial controllership. He is also experienced in the Telecom & Media sector and in emerging markets. He was previously awarded Best CFO (Investor Relations) by Corporate Governance Asia.
Jennifer BlaskoEVP of Sales & Marketing
Jennifer Blasko leads global sales, marketing and sales operations. She brings more than 20 years’ experience in the telecommunications and satellite (both space and ground) sectors with a focus on sales, product management and business development.
Patrick FrenchExecutive Vice President, Business Development & Strategy
Patrick M. French has spent 30 years in the space industry of which 20 years were dedicated to satellite communications. Patrick has amassed a detailed knowledge of the satellite market which forms the foundation for his responsibility in guiding ABS’s strategic and business development efforts as well as top-level management of ABS’s satellite related services initiative.
Ron BuschEVP of Network Services
Ron Busch is responsible for overall management of ABS’ network and engineering operations. He has over 30 years of experience in satellite and terrestrial network engineering, operations, and program management.
STEPHEN SALEMGeneral Counsel
Steve Salem brings 20 years’ experience in the Satellite communication, aerospace and pay-TV space. He has managed strategic mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures transactions, government incentives and general corporate matters.