November 22, 2016, WASHINGTON, D.C. – Retired Major General Lawrence “Wayne” Brock III, U.S. Army, most recently commanding general of the 311th Signal Command (Theatre) and United States Army Pacific (USARPAC) Deputy Chief of Staff, G-6, joined the Klas Telecom Government Board of Directors this month after 36 years of military service. Throughout his distinguished career, Maj. Gen. Brock specialized in U.S. Army Signal communications where he became an expert in his field through a variety of technical and leadership positions. His posts include platoon leader, company commander, systems engineer officer, telecommunications signal officer, director of communications, and commander of three different theater signal commands where he was responsible for providing and defending critical communication, network and information services throughout an entire region and its joint coalitions.
Maj. Gen. Brock’s experience makes him well suited to serve on the Board of Directors for Klas Telecom Government Inc., a company responsible for the U.S. federal and defense sales of the corporation’s ground breaking, low size, weight and power (SWaP), deployable communications systems. Maj. Gen. Brock joins a notable group of directors including retired Major General Mark “Droopy” Clark, USMC, who last served in the capacity of commander for the Marine Corps Forces Special Operations Command (MARSOC).
“We are very honored and excited to have Maj. Gen. Brock serve on our board,” Klas Telecom Government President and CEO Dave Huisenga said. “I am confident that he will add great value in helping us deliver timely, relevant solutions to aid the U.S. Army in their goal of providing the best communications equipment possible to soldiers and operators on the ground.”
Before becoming Commanding General of the 311th Signal Command (Theatre) and USARPAC Deputy Chief of Staff, G-6, Maj. Gen. Brock served in a number of diverse Signal assignments from company, battalion and brigade command to Commanding General of the 359th Theater Tactical Signal Brigade, 335th Signal Command (Theatre) Forward (Kuwait), and 335th Signal Command (Theatre) (East Point, Georgia). In addition, Maj. Gen. Brock served overseas as the Director of Communications, CJ6, Headquarters, Combined Forces Command-Afghanistan; Director of Signal Integration, ACSE-A, in support of Operation Enduring Freedom; and ARCENT Deputy Chief of Staff, G-6.
About Klas Telecom Government
Klas Telecom Government Inc. is a wholly-owned U.S. subsidiary of Klas Telecom Ltd. created for the purpose of managing and effectively addressing U.S. government requirements at all classification levels. Operating in accordance with U.S. Department of Defense Foreign Ownership, Control or Influence (FOCI) guidance and under a Special Security Agreement (SSA), Klas Telecom Government offers its customers a full range of capabilities including product design and configuration, network management, solutions development, fielding, training, and end-to-end sales. Klas Telecom Government is able to handle U.S. government contracts at all classification levels and has dedicated personnel who are able to provide engineering and post-sales support 24/7/365.
About Klas Telecom
Founded in 1991, Klas Telecom is an engineering and design company with over 25 years’ experience developing highly capable, customized communications solutions for use in austere environments where low size, weight, power and ruggedization are required. With over 80% of the company dedicated to engineering and design, Klas Telecom is able to stay on the forefront of the remote communications market. Klas Telecom operates in the U.S. and international defense, first responder, disaster relief, law enforcement and transportation markets. The company employs staff across four offices located in Washington, DC; Herndon, VA; Tampa, FL; and Dublin, Ireland.
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