Prior to joining FreeWave, Scott served as an executive consultant with SolarWinds, where he led the creation of customer marketing strategies and success measurements. Scott also worked with V3 Systems (now Sphere3D) as CMO. He served as the Vice President of Marketing and BU Director at Fluke Networks (a Danaher Company), and VP of Product Management at Network Associates (McAfee, an Intel security company) earlier in his career. Along with his executive leadership experience, he also has led marketing development efforts at several start-ups, including Mazu Networks (Riverbed) and NEXVU Business Solutions.
Scott earned his BA in Computer Information Systems from Weber University.
Scott Allen, CMO
February 3, 2015. Lonergan Partners is pleased to announce that Scott Allen has been named Chief Marketing Officer of FreeWave Technologies, Inc. The search was led by Mark Lonergan.
FreeWave Technologies, Inc. is the leading provider of wireless Machine to Machine (M2M) solutions that deliver reliable access to data for leading companies in the industrial Internet of Things (IoT) markets. FreeWave’s fast, flexible and easy-to-deploy solutions streamline connectivity over long distances to create significant operational efficiencies for oil and gas producers, government and defense contractors, agricultural equipment manufacturers, energy and smart grid networks, municipalities and more. With 20-plus years of experience in the M2M market and more than 1 million radios deployed in the field, customers repeatedly turn to FreeWave to maximize their value in connecting M2M devices to optimize real-time decision making.
Scott’s experience, knowledge and creativity provide a boost to our senior management team as we continue to implement our mission as a top industrial M2M/IoT provider. His proven track record in developing the right products at the right time, and then quickly bringing them to market, are great assets that will provide value to our customers in addressing their ever-evolving needs in the M2M/IoT space.
FreeWave is a trusted provider of wireless M2M communications across the most critical industries – both domestically and internationally. I am excited to join a world-class organization full of dynamic and driven individuals sharing a common goal – to support our customers in the best ways possible. I look forward to helping FreeWave continue developing and introducing innovative technologies that make it the preferred choice among both new and existing customers.
Scott is a successful hi-tech marketing executive with specialties in marketing strategy, brand management, demand generation, customer acquisition, and product management leadership. He is a great addition to the senior team at IoT leader FreeWave.