EchoStar Names New President and CEO
Mr Dugan currently serves on the board of directors for EchoStar and previously served in several executive roles, including president and CEO, at the combined company from 1990-2004 prior to EchoStar's spin-off from DISH Network in January 2008.
Mr Dugan began his EchoStar career as vice president of engineering for the subsidiary that later became EchoStar Technologies.
Charles Ergen, CEO of EchoStar corporation, said: “Mike was the chief architect behind the technological foundation for EchoStar and DISH Network, and I am pleased to welcome him back into the company he helped build.
“Having Mike on board, along with the current executive management, establishes a highly seasoned team for leading EchoStar's endeavors in deploying advanced set-top box technologies and delivering satellite services worldwide.”
Will Mr Dugan’s experience benefit the company?
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