Minneapolis, MN (PressExposure) March 02, 2009 -- Skyya Communications, a full-service strategic communications agency with a fresh and innovative approach to serving the PR and marketing needs of global technology companies, today announced that the company has been chosen agency of record for Globalstar, Inc. (NASDAQ: GSAT), a leader in mobile satellite voice and data services to businesses, government and individuals. This partnership follows Skyyaâs highly successful one-year engagement as strategic communications agency for Globalstar subsidiary SPOT LLC.
Globalstar plans an aggressive schedule to launch a constellation of new state-of-the-art second-generation satellites in 2009 and 2010. Skyya Communications has been retained to develop and execute a strategic PR media and marketing plan in support of these second-generation satellites.
âSkyya Communicationsâ wealth of PR and marketing experience in telecommunications technologies combined with their proven results were key to our decision to select them to promote and grow our brand,â said Dean Hirasawa, Director, Public and Investor Relations for Globalstar, Inc. âTheir immense success with our SPOT Satellite GPS Messengerâ¢ product line, coupled with their award-winning marketing talent made them an undeniable choice and we are anxious for them to become part of the Globalstar team.â
âWe are honored to be named Globalstarâs agency of record,â said Susan Donahue, Managing Partner and co-founder, Skyya Communications. âIt is a natural extension of our relationship with their SPOT brand and the GPS and mobile satellite service industry, where we have established success.â
About Globalstar, Inc.: With over 325,000 subscribers, Globalstar is the worldâs largest provider of mobile satellite voice and data services. Globalstar offers these services to commercial and recreational users in more than 120 countries around the world. The companyâs products include mobile and fixed satellite telephones, simplex and duplex satellite data modems and flexible service packages. Many land-based and maritime industries benefit from Globalstar with increased productivity from remote areas beyond cellular and landline service. Global customer segments include: oil and gas, government, mining, forestry, commercial fishing, utilities, military, transportation, heavy construction, emergency preparedness, and business continuity as well as individual recreational users. Globalstar data solutions are ideal for various asset and personal tracking, data monitoring and SCADA applications. For more information about Globalstar Inc., please visit: http://www.globalstar.com.
About Skyya Communications: Skyya is a full-service PR and strategic communications agency with a passion for helping innovative technology companies around the world achieve stellar strategic results. Skyyaâs fresh approach to serving clients leverages all the benefits of hiring in-house personnel or engaging a traditional large agency, while eliminating the drawbacks of each. With a service portfolio that spans public relations, strategic marketing, marketing communications and corporate development, Skyyaâs highly experienced yet affordable professionals bring a wealth of talent, creativity and commitment to technology pioneers and function as an integral part of their team. Core industry practice areas include: telecommunications (VoIP, mobile/wireless and networking), IP software/services and New Media/Marketing. To learn more about the brilliant people and stellar results that are the hallmark of Skyyaâs mission, please visit http://www.skyya.com.
Contact: Michele Peterson Skyya Communications http://www.skyya.com Ph: +1 952 949 1371 michele.peterson ( @ ) skyya dot com