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Richard A. 'Dick' Anderson Joins Intrinsically Safe Mobility Specialists, Airo Wireless

ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwired - August 20, 2014) - Airo Wireless, manufacturer of market-leading Intrinsically Safe industrial smartphones, tablets and handheld computers for hazardous environments, announces Richard A. "Dick" Anderson has joined the company as the Special Advisor to Airo Wireless CEO, Thomas P. Ventulett. 

Dick Anderson has held executive leadership positions in both the public and private sectors. His expertise includes a long and distinguished career in telecommunications, including Group President for AT&T, as well as working with Chairman Ben Bernanke as the Chief Operating Officer of the Federal Reserve System.

He comments, "Airo represents a completely unique opportunity to extend full communications capability to a critical workforce in hazardous situations. From my work with enterprise telecom customers over the last 30 years, I believe there will be huge interest in the productivity and safety gains that relatively small investments in Airo intrinsically safe products will yield for corporate clients."

Airo's market-leading range of Intrinsically Safe smartphones, tablets and handheld computers for hazardous environments include the Airo I-Safe 28 Industrial Smartphone, globally certified to Class 1 Division 1 by UL 913 and to Zone 1 by ATEX / IECEx; and the Airo I-Safe 810 Windows 8 10" UL Class 1 Division 2 Tablet (for full certification information please see

About Airo Wireless
Founded in 2000, Airo Wireless specializes in manufacturing super-rugged intrinsically safe industrial smartphones, tablets and handheld computers for hazardous environments such as Oil and Gas, Petrochemical, Pharmaceutical, Public Safety, Mining and Utilities. 
Airo Wireless is headquartered in Atlanta, GA, US.

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