PLANO, Texas, April 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Tektronix Communications, a leading worldwide provider of communications test and Network Intelligence solutions, today announced the appointment of Lyn Cantor as president of the company effective immediately.
Cantor rejoins Tektronix Communications from Visual Network Systems (VNS) where he was senior vice president and general manager. Prior to his term with VNS, Cantor served as vice president of worldwide sales, service and marketing at Tektronix Communications. Over the course of his 27-year career, of which 14 years have been with Tektronix Communications, Cantor has held various vice president positions in Americas sales, global channels, product management and marketing in addition to having general manager responsibility.
"We are fortunate to have Lyn leading Tektronix Communications," said Jim Lico, executive vice president, Danaher Corporation. "He brings a wealth of knowledge and a passion for the business that will be key to our continued growth and success as we deliver leading communications test and Network Intelligence solutions to our customers across the globe."
Lyn Cantor succeeds previous Tektronix Communications president Doug Dickerson.
About Tektronix Communications
Tektronix Communications provides service providers and equipment manufacturers around the world an unparalleled suite of network diagnostics and service assurance solutions for fixed, mobile, IP and converged multi-service networks. This comprehensive set of solutions support a range of architectures and applications such as LTE, fixed mobile convergence, IMS, broadband wireless access, WiMAX, VoIP and triple play. Tektronix Communications is headquartered in Plano, Texas. Learn more about the company's test, measurement and service assurance solutions by visiting www.tektronixcommunications.com.
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