Norm Slater Retires After 40 Years in the Industry

Norm Slater

PETERBOROUGH, ON — August 11, 2016 — Capella Telecommunications Inc. today announced that its founder and President Norm Slater has decided to retire after 40 years in the industry. Norm joined Cablesystems Engineering (the forerunner of Rogers Engineering) in 1976 after graduating from the University of Western Ontario in Engineering. He was involved in the engineering of cable plant as Rogers expanded into the US marketplace in the early 80’s, and eventually joined Comlink supporting customers deploying technically complex systems.

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Capella Telecommunications Inc. Announces Acquisition of Incospec Communications Inc.

September 15, 2015 – PETERBOROUGH, ONTARIO: Capella Telecommunications Inc., a Canadian full service distributor to the Canadian telecommunications industry, announced the acquisition of Incospec Communications Inc., a Montreal based telecommunications distributor and systems integrator.

Norm Slater, president of Capella, stated that “the acquisition furthers Capella’s commitment to the Canadian industry. It broadens our line of products but more importantly adds additional resources to address the rapidly evolving technology being deployed within our industry. Incospec’s presence in the Canadian broadcasting market with products such as GatesAir is a major contribution to Capella. The addition of products such as Verimatrix will expand our ability to service the growing IPTV and OTT markets.” With the acquisition, Capella now offers out of warranty repair services, Montreal warehousing, and enhanced engineering services.

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Capella Telecommunications Inc. annonce l’acquisition d’Incospec Communications Inc.

15 septembre 2015 – PETERBOROUGH, ONTARIO. Capella Telecommunications Inc., un distributeur
canadien oeuvrant dans l’industrie des télécommunications depuis 1993, annonce l’acquisition
d’Incospec Communications Inc., un distributeur et intégrateur de systèmes de télécommunications
basée à Montréal.

Norm Slater, président de Capella, a déclaré que « l’acquisition d’Incospec confirme l’engagement de
Capella envers l’industrie canadienne. Elle élargit notre gamme de produits, mais plus important encore,
ajoute des ressources supplémentaires pour répondre à l’évolution rapide des technologies en cours de
déploiement au sein de notre industrie. La présence d’Incospec dans le marché canadien de la
radiodiffusion avec des produits tels que GatesAir sera une contribution majeure pour Capella. L’ajout
de produits tels que Verimatrix élargira notre capacité à desservir les marchés croissants de la télévision
IP et OTT.» Avec cette acquisition, Capella propose désormais des services de réparation sous garantie,
d’entreposage à Montréal et des services d’ingénierie étendus.

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Monroe Electronics Helps Canadians Access Emergency Alerts

Peterborough, Ontario and Lyndonville, New York — March 7, 2014 — Capella Telecommunications Inc., a leading Canadian distributor of voice, video and data systems announced today that Rogers Communications Inc., one of Canada’s largest providers of cable television, high-speed Internet and telecoms, has chosen the Monroe Electronics messaging platform to provide emergency public alerts in select markets across Canada. Monroe’s OneNet filters and forwards targeted alerts from Canadian authorities, enabling customers in affected regions to receive emergency alerts and instructions, in visual and audio formats, and in multiple languages. Capella is the exclusive distributor for Monroe-Electronics emergency messaging platforms in Canada for cable TV, broadcast TV and radio operations.

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