CEO Dave  Cote at Symmetricom  Portrait

Dave Cote


Lonergan Partners is pleased to announce that Dave Dote has been named President and CEO at Symmetricom. The search was lead by Mark Lonergan.

About Dave

Dave Cote is an accomplished technology executive with nearly 30 years of success in growth-oriented, high technology environments from start-ups to publicly traded companies. Prior to Symmetricom, Dave served as CEO and president of Packeteer, a publicly-traded communications company specializing in WAN optimization, from 2002 to June 2008 when it merged with Blue Coat. From 1997 to 2002, Dave was General Manager and Senior Vice President, Worldwide Marketing for IDT, where he founded and grew a major new division and executed a successful repositioning of the company. Previously, he held marketing leadership positions at ZeitNet (sold to Cabletron) and earlier at SynOptics (Nortel Networks), where he was a key contributor to the company’s accelerated growth. Prior to that, Dave spent ten years at Apple Computer in a number of marketing roles.

About Symmetricom

Symmetricom® is the world’s leading source of highly precise timekeeping technologies, instruments and solutions. Symmetricom provides timekeeping in GPS satellites, national time references, and national power grids as well as in critical military and civilian networks, including those that enable next generation data, voice, mobile and video networks and services.

Symmetricom assists customers in over 90 countries to generate, distribute and apply time. The company develops the technology, builds the products, optimizes the solutions to strict customer requirements and provides post-implementation training, maintenance, engineering and technical support.