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Jersey City, NJ, United States, 2012/01/05 - Antenna Software, Inc., helping enterprises to build, manage and publish mobile apps and websites that transform business, today announced that Adele Freedman has joined the company as executive vice president and general counsel. NASDAQ: PEGA
Freedman brings more than 20 years of experience in international law and banking to Antenna, where she will be responsible for legal and business affairs, including intellectual property, governance, securities and transactions.
“We are thrilled to welcome Adele to Antenna and the executive team at such a pivotal time for our company,” said Jim Hemmer, president and CEO of Antenna Software. “With her expertise in international law and strong commercial mindset, Adele will be a tremendous asset as we continue to grow and drive innovation on a global scale.”
Freedman joins Antenna from CA Technologies, where she served as associate general counsel and managing attorney for the company’s global legal department. In addition to providing corporate counsel for CA and its subsidiaries, she managed more than $1 billion in acquisitions and divestiture and handled several large public debt offerings and other capital markets transactions. Prior to her six years at CA, Freedman represented private and public technology companies as a partner at GCA Law Partners, LLP in Mountain View, Calif. and as a senior associate at Wilson, Sonsini, Goodrich & Rosati in Palo Alto, Calif.
“Antenna is an exciting place to be right now,” said Freedman. “With strong growth and a track record of successful customer deployments, the company continues to prove that it is a thought leader in the enterprise mobility space. It was an opportunity I simply couldn’t pass up and I’m looking forward to working with this great team of executives.”
Early in her career, Freedman was an associate at White & Case in New York and Paris and also worked in investment banking at CIBC World Markets. Freedman earned a Bachelor of Arts in Government from the College of Arts and Sciences at Cornell University, and a Juris Doctor from the Fordham University School of Law.
Freedman will report to Jim Hemmer, president and CEO.
Antenna (antennasoftware.com) provides a complete solution for businesses to design, publish and manage mobile websites and apps across all Internet-connected devices, including smartphones, tablets, feature phones and IP TV. Only Antenna can deliver the whole spectrum of mobile experiences, from powerful apps that empower employees to be more effective to mobile-optimized websites that make it easier for consumers to do business with their favorite brands. Antenna's mobile cloud makes all the hard stuff like security, integration, performance, scalability and management look easy (even though it's not). That's why leading Global 1000 companies rely on Antenna to be their trusted mobility partner. Founded in 1998, Antenna is headquartered in Jersey City, N.J., with offices around the world.
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