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Casa Systems Appoints Dan Mead and Joe Tibbetts to Board of Directors

Casa Systems Appoints Dan Mead and Joe Tibbetts to Board of Directors

April 18, 2018 at 9:00 AM EDT

ANDOVER, Mass., April 18, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Casa Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CASA), a leading provider of converged broadband infrastructure technology solutions for mobile, cable and fixed networks, today announced that it has appointed Daniel S. Mead, former President and CEO of Verizon Wireless and Joseph S. Tibbetts, Jr., most recently interim CFO of Acquia Corporation, to its board of directors. 

“We are pleased to welcome Dan and Joe to our Board of Directors,” said Jerry Guo, President and CEO, and Chairman of the Casa Systems Board of Directors.  “Their leadership and extensive experience will be invaluable as we enter our next chapter of growth. We are confident they will provide valuable perspectives as we help our customers prepare for continued growth in bandwidth demand across all access technologies.”

Mead served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Verizon Wireless until his retirement in 2015, following a 37-year career as an industry executive.  Mead held several senior positions in Verizon’s parent company, including President and CEO of its FiOS and wireline operations nationwide.  He also served as a member of the Verizon Foundation Board as well as the former Chairman of the Board of Directors of CTIA, the wireless industry’s national trade organization.  Currently, Mead serves on the board of directors for Terrestar and Syniverse. 

Tibbetts was most recently the interim Chief Financial Officer of Acquia Corporation, a provider of cloud-based, digital experience management solutions.  Previously, he served as the Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of the Publicis.Sapient unit of Publicis Group SA.  He also served as Senior Vice President and Global Chief Financial Officer for Sapient and was formerly a partner with Price Waterhouse LLP.  Tibbetts serves on the board of directors for Vivint Solar, Inc. and other private companies. 

About Casa Systems, Inc.
Casa Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CASA) delivers converged broadband technology solutions that enable mobile, cable and fixed network service providers to meet the growing demand for gigabit bandwidth and services. Our suite of distributed and virtualized solutions for fixed and mobile 5G ultra-broadband networks are engineered for performance, flexibility and scale. Commercially deployed in over 70 countries, Casa serves more than 450 Tier 1 and regional service providers worldwide. 

Alicia Thomas 
Casa Systems, Inc.   
100 Old River Road
Andover, Mass. 01810  

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