THE SOLiD AMERICAS TEAM

Dr. Seung Hee Lee
Dr. Seung Hee Lee
Chief Executive Officer

Seung Hee Lee co-founded Solid Technologies Inc. (now SOLiD Inc.) in November 1998, and currently serves as president and co-CEO. During the early stages of SOLiD, Dr. Lee led the company’s technology development as CTO and provided executive leadership and guidance as COO. Under his direction, SOLiD has grown to be a leading provider of wireless coverage solutions for communication networks including CDMA, WCDMA, WiBro (mobile WiMax) and satellite digital multimedia broadcasting networks. Prior to SOLiD, Dr. Lee was a senior member of the technical staff at SAIT (Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology), leading research on digital communication technologies. In 1998, he was appointed as a technology consultant for the future strategy team at Samsung and was a visiting scholar at Stanford University. Dr. Lee holds a B.S. degree in Electronics Engineering from Korea University and a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from Northwestern University.


Ken Sandfeld
Ken Sandfeld
President, Americas

Ken Sandfeld is President of SOLiD Americas and is responsible for SOLiD’s wireless coverage and capacity enhancing product portfolio including Distributed Antenna Systems (DAS) and Optical Transport solutions. Ken’s wireless experience spans over 20 years with industry notables including Spectrian, Remec and MobileAccess. With a proven track record launching innovative wireless technology, Ken is focused on solving the industry’s densification challenges by bringing SOLiD’s Next Generation DAS solutions for indoor and outdoor applications as well as advanced tunable DWDM & high capacity passive CWDM optical solutions that provide ultra-densification of wireless coverage across all verticals and venues.


Karl Schneider
Chief Financial Officer

As Global CFO, Karl Schneider provides executive leadership and oversight of the SOLiD’s global financial operations and initiatives. Prior to joining SOLiD, Karl spent 13 years as Zoran Corporation’s Chief Financial Officer, where under his guidance, the company grew revenues from $44 million to over $500 million. Karl’s financial leadership spans a wide variety of technology sectors and an impressive multinational and global portfolio. Mr. Schneider is a former CPA and holds a B.S. in Business Administration from San Diego State University.


Dennis Rigney
Dennis Rigney
Senior Vice President, Sales

In his role as VP of Sales, Dennis Rigney is responsible for defining and executing the company’s channel program in the U.S. and Canada. Dennis is a gifted sales executive responsible for many of the company’s largest transactions including the New York subway, Empire State Building, Ohio State University, and many other marquee projects. He possesses more than 12 years of experience in the wireless industry, with eight 8 years focused in the Distributed Antenna Systems (DAS) market. Prior to joining SOLiD, Dennis held various senior sales management roles at Sprint.


Tim Moynihan
Tim Moynihan
Senior Vice President, Marketing

As Vice President of Marketing at SOLiD, Tim Moynihan holds responsibility for both product and corporate marketing. With a specialty in technology marketing in both U.S. and international markets, Tim has successfully held leadership roles at Intel, Dialogic, Empirix and other companies. He has extensive experience working at companies that provide infrastructure solutions to telecommunications providers. Tim holds a master’s degree from Purdue University and a bachelor’s degree from the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, Mass.


Scott Deweese
Scott Deweese
Senior Vice President, Operations

Scott Deweese is the Senior Vice President of Operations for SOLiD and is responsible for all post sales operations across the Americas which includes logistics, assembly, configuration testing and technical support of all SOLiD equipment orders. Additionally, his team is responsible for all professional services to SOLiD’s channel partners and customers to ensure successful overall project delivery. Scott has nearly 20 years of business development, sales and operations experience in the wireless industry. Prior to joining the SOLiD team, Scott served as the Executive Vice President of Intenna Systems and had sales leadership roles with MobileAccess and Andrew Corporation. Scott served 6 years on active duty as a commissioned officer in the United States Army upon graduating from the University of Central Florida.


Hitesh Kshatriya
Hitesh Kshatriya
Vice President, Technical Sales

Hitesh Kshatriya serves as Vice President of Operations and is responsible for strategic business operations including product forecast, procurement and logistics for the Americas market. Hitesh has over 15 years of experience in the wireless network densification industry spanning such disciplines as RF Engineering, Sales and Operations. His multidimensional experience enables him to understand the customer needs and implement processes to streamline the order fulfillment process, improve on-time delivery and forecast accuracy rates thereby improving customer satisfaction. Prior to joining SOLiD, Hitesh was an RF Engineering manager at Rizzo Consulting, Inc., a national wireless engineering firm.


Seung Jong Kim
Seung Jong Kim
Vice President, Operations

Seung Jong Kim serves as Vice President of Operations and is responsible for strategic business operations including product forecast, procurement and logistics for the Americas market. Seung Jong has over 17 years of global sales, business development, and operations experience in the wireless industry, with 13 years focused in the Distributed Antenna System (DAS) market at SOLiD. Prior to joining SOLiD, Seung Jong held business development roles at Tellord for convergence network, ubiquitous sensor network and telemetry solutions.