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  ADVANTECH Satellite Networks Announces Executive Appointment
   - Jack Buechler Appointed Sales Director for EMEA Operations
MONTREAL, June 20th, 2007 —ADVANTECH today announced the appointment of Jack Buechler to the
position of Director of Sales for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) for ADVANTECH Satellite Networks.
Jack Buechler has proven his leadership abilities over the span of his 20-year career in sales and marketing
for IT and telecommunications companies. He comes to ADVANTECH with a deep understanding and first-
hand knowledge of global sales and marketing of IT solutions including VoIP, unified communications and
telecommunication markets using terrestrial and satellites technologies for transmission.

“We’re extremely pleased that Jack will be managing our sales efforts in EMEA” stated Donald Osborne,
President – ADVANTECH Satellite Networks. “In addition to possessing an extensive understanding of the
satellite communications industry, he comes to us with real-world experience and an impressive track record in
customer relationship management. We are counting on his extensive industry experience to help in
consolidating ADVANTECH Satellite Networks’ footprint in the region.”

Previously Mr. Buechler served at senior level positions at Loral Cyberstar, Orion Network Systems and
Kingston Inmedia (Now Arqiva), including: Vice President Sales EMEA, Head of Carrier and Internet Sales and
product manager Satellite data products at BT (British Telecom).

In these roles he was instrumental in opening new regions for satellite Internet access and developing the role
of sales channel partners in the EMEA region. Mr. Buechler was also instrumental in the definition of the initial
role of the Global VSAT Forum (GVF).

“I am very excited about ADVANTECH Satellite Networks’ leading edge technology, and about leveraging my
knowledge, experience and relationships to help grow our market position across the EMEA region,” said Mr.
Buechler. “In this new role I will be managing sales activities pertaining to the EMEA markets. In addition to
regularly visiting distributors, dealers, contractors and consultants throughout these territories, I will also act as
a liaison between the field and our head office in Montreal.”

Mr. Buechler has a computer-engineering diploma from the University of Middlesex and a postgraduate
diploma from the Chartered Institute of Marketing London, GB.

    About ADVANTECH
    ADVANTECH AMT INC is an industry leader in design, manufacture and marketing of equipment for satellite and wireless
    communications. ADVANTECH comprises four businesses: ADVANTECH AMT (Satellite Equipment), ADVANTECH Satellite
    Networks (SatNet), Allgon Microwave,and ADVANTECH Advanced Manufacturing Services (AMS) The Company has
    headquarters in Montreal Canada, has approximately 550 employees worldwide, and operates facilities in Europe, Canada
    and the United States. www.ADVANTECHAMT.com

    About ADVANTECH Satellite Networks
    ADVANTECH Satellite Networks is a wholly owned subsidiary of ADVANTECH AMT Inc. ADVANTECH Satellite Networks is
    a leading provider of broadband satellite communication systems, ground terminals and hub solutions using the
    international open standard DVB-RCS. ADVANTECH Satellite Networks’ product and technology solutions enable two-
    way broadband access for a wide range of networking applications ranging from Internet access to more sophisticated
    virtual private networks, videoconferencing and Voice-over-IP. ADVANTECH Satellite Networks is also a provider of
    military compliant satellite communications systems for use in DoD-owned teleports and for foreign military
    establishments worldwide.
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    For any further questions please contact:
    Victoria Salvador                               Tel. + 1 514 335 3550; +1 514 335-3159
    Director, Marketing Communications              E-mail : Victoria.Salvador@AdvantechAMT.com




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