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Airgain's mission is to become the world's leading supplier of advanced antenna technologies used to enable high performance wireless networking across a broad range of devices and markets, including consumer, enterprise, and automotive.

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Airgain Inc. Appoints Former Hewlett-Packard Chief Executive to Board

April 01, 2008

Former Hewlett-Packard CFO and interim CEO Robert Wayman joins smart antenna developer

Carlsbad, CA, April 1, 2008 — Airgain, Inc., a smart-antenna innovator improving wireless connectivity in next-generation wireless systems, welcomes Robert Wayman to its board of directors. Mr. Wayman retired from Hewlett-Packard in December 2006 following a 37-year career with the world's largest PC maker.

"We are pleased to add Robert Wayman to the company's board," said Airgain President and CEO Pertti Visuri, Ph.D. "He is a well-respected corporate leader whose insights and experiences will be key to moving Airgain forward as the leader in providing high-performance, reliable wireless connectivity throughout the home."

Named chief financial officer of Hewlett-Packard in 1984, Wayman started with the company in 1969. He served on HP's board of directors from 1993 to 2002 and from 2005 to 2007. Mr. Wayman was also interim CEO for Hewlett-Packard in 2005.

Wayman is also a director of Conway Inc., Affymetrix, and Sybase Inc. and graduated with a bachelor's degree in science engineering and a Master of Business Administration degree from Northwestern University.

About Airgain
Airgain is a leading provider of embedded antenna products, integration support and test services for the in-home wireless device market. Our innovative antenna systems and support open up exciting new possibilities in residential wireless services requiring design flexibility and reliable, whole-home wireless data and video coverage. The company has shipped over 30 million antenna products to date and supplies its embedded antenna products to original equipment and design manufacturers worldwide. Airgain is headquartered in Carlsbad, California, and maintains design and test centers in Carlsbad, Taipei, Taiwan, and Suzhou, China. For more information, please visit

Airgain and the Airgain logo are registered trademarks of Airgain, Inc.

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