Metallic Power Appoints Harvey White to Advisory Board

June 12, 2002 by Jeff Shepard

Metallic Power Inc. (Carlsbad, CA) has appointed Leap Wireless International Inc. Chairman and CEO and QUALCOMM co-founder Harvey White to its board of advisors. In this capacity, White will help Metallic Power plan the deployment of its technology in telecommunications backup power applications and manage its rapid growth.

Metallic Power President and CEO Jeffrey Colborn noted, "Harvey's extensive experience in the telecommunications sector coupled with his undeniable success at moving startup companies to the next level (and beyond) will be a great asset to us as we move forward. His insight will be of particular benefit as we prepare for next year's launch of our first commercial product, a 1.25kW, 24-hour, backup power module for telecom applications."