COVINGTON, LA , January 7, 2016- Globalstar, Inc. (NYSE MKT: GSAT) will exhibit its satellite communications solutions at the upcoming Utah Emergency Management Conference in West Jordon, Utah, January 13-14, 2016.
Many emergency response teams already rely on Globalstar to maintain essential connectivity during and in the aftermath of a disaster. Lt. General Russel L. Honoré, U.S. Army (Retired), an expert on global disaster preparedness and credited with restoring order in the days after Hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans states, "You need the ability to maintain communications continuity at all times, should the grid go down. Globalstar provides that with the world's newest MSS network: a long-term, reliable investment with system redundancy that users can count on to reduce their response time, clearly be heard during critical phone calls and transmit data faster than any other competitive network."
Also outfitted is the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Office. "We chose to make Globalstar part of our emergency plan because in our line of work, we can't afford to take any chances. We needed a reliable communications solution, which Globalstar can provide, along with superior performing mobile handsets and their new Sat-Fi hotspot," stated St. Tammany Parish Sheriff Jack Strain.
Additionally, Robert Ritger, Coordinator at Wisconsin Health Resources and Services Administration commented, "We were soon introduced to Globalstar's satellite solutions and realized we found our silver bullet for our needs."
Show attendees can view the Company's host of affordable satellite solutions, including the GSP-1700 mobile satellite phone (currently FREE on select airtime plans) and innovative new Sat-Fi hotspot, which turns any Wi-Fi-enabled device into a satellite device so one can use a smartphone or tablet from beyond cellular. More information on these devices and the FREE phone offer can be found here.
For more information on Globalstar products and services, please contact Brad Horton.
About Globalstar, Inc.
Globalstar is a leading provider of mobile satellite voice and data services, leveraging the world's newest mobile satellite communications network. Customers around the world in industries like government, emergency management, marine, logging, oil & gas and outdoor recreation rely on Globalstar to conduct business smarter and faster, maintain peace of mind and access emergency personnel. Globalstar data solutions are ideal for various asset and personal tracking, data monitoring and SCADA applications. The Company's products include mobile and fixed satellite telephones, the innovative Sat-Fi satellite hotspot, Simplex and Duplex satellite data modems, tracking devices and flexible service packages. For more information, visit www.globalstar.com.
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