San Diego, CA — April 8, 2003 — Field Technologies, a leading provider of GPS vehicle and equipment tracking systems has added Dipanshu Sharma to its Board of Advisors.
Dipanshu Sharma is the CTO and founder of V-Enable, a San Diego based wireless company. He has joined to provide us with strategic, financial and technological guidance. Dipanshu’s leadership with V-Enable has led the company to raising over $5 million dollars in financing from Siemens Mobile Acceleration Corporation, Sorrento Partners, and the Tech Coast Angels. In addition, Dipanshu was named Technology Leader of the Year for 2003 by the T-Sector at the teleFUSION awards.
Prior to founding V-ENABLE, Dipanshu worked for Nokia. He as global work experience from US, Europe and Asia. He worked as a project manager at Nokia, being responsible for the Developer platform for the Mobile entertainment system. He has written several patents while at Nokia (U.S Patents 6,287,200; 6,776,163; 6,801,793; European Patent WO0143433, European patent WO0193507). Dipanshu worked with the WAP Forum in its infancy and has been active with voice technologies. He has delivered mobile phones for the Japanese, European/Asian and U.S markets.
Dipanshu holds specialized management/entrepreneurship degrees from UCSD, San Diego and HUT, Helsinki, Finland. He holds a M.S in Computer Science from DAVV, India and a B.S in Computer Science from Delhi University, India.
“We are excited to add Dipanshu to our Board of Advisors. His technical knowledge and industry insight will be of great value to our company. Wireless leaders like Dipanshu will play an important role in our company’s explosive growth.”
About Field Technologies: Field Technologies provides GPS vehicle and equipment tracking systems to companies throughout the United States. The systems operate with technology developed by industry leaders such as Microsoft, Motorola, T-Mobile, AT&T Wireless, and Cingular. Due to its industry-leading sales consultation and customer support, Field Technologies has grown significantly and now has GPS tracking devices installed in hundreds of assets nationwide.
About V-Enable: V-Enable, Inc. is the leader in developing, delivering and enabling carrier infrastructure software that brings a rich user experience for today’s mobile user, based on the Company’s patented Multimodal technology. Multimodal technology promises to accelerate the adoption of data and speech services for carriers worldwide. This standards-based solution enables services that combine the flexibility and richness of data services with the ease-of-use of speech commands. The company, founded in 2001, is headquartered in San Diego , CA .
For more information regarding our products, contact Field Technologies at 888-803-0200 or visit our website at www.fieldtechnologies.com.