New Vice President of Program Management for Kymeta Corporation Placed by Major Executive Search

June 2021


Major Executive Search announces placing Janna Schober as the new Vice President, Program Management Office at Kymeta Corporation located in Redmond, WA.  Kymeta is unlocking the potential of broadband satellite connectivity, combined with cellular networks, to satisfy the overwhelming demand for communications on the move and making mobile global.  Major Executive Search Partner Teresa Jacques along with Founder & CEO, Sue Major conducted the assignment.

Ms. Schober is a customer-focused Program Management Executive with 15+ years of experience in high-impact roles with responsibility of P&L, budget management, and full-cycle program development. Most recently, Ms. Schober was the Director of Program Management and Customer Support at Astronics AES. Ms. Schober excels in building program management capabilities, risk mitigation strategy and increasing operational revenue and performance. Ms. Schober is equipped with a keen ability to lead effective teams along with a background in partnering with vendors and customers. Ms. Schober served as a Platoon Leader in the US Army for three years and was based in Fort Hood, TX, and Iraq. She earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Aerospace Engineering, a Master’s Degree in Aeronautical Science Engineering from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, and a Master’s Degree in Engineering from University of Connecticut and Management from Rensselaer at Work. We are excited to place her in this new leadership role.

About Kymeta

Kymeta is unlocking the potential of broadband satellite connectivity, combined with cellular networks, to satisfy the overwhelming demand for comms on the move and making mobile global. Lepton Global Solutions, a Kymeta company, hosts the company’s satellite connectivity solutions and offers unique, complete, and turnkey bundled solutions to the market based on best-in-class technologies and tailored customer-centric services that meet and exceed customer mission requirements. These solutions in tandem with the company’s flat-panel satellite antenna, the first of its kind, and Kymeta Connect™ services provide revolutionary mobile connectivity on satellite and hybrid satellite-cellular networks to customers around the world. Backed by U.S. and international patents and licenses, the Kymeta terminal addresses the need for lightweight, slim, and high-throughput communication systems that do not require mechanical components to steer toward a satellite. Kymeta makes connecting easy – for any vehicle, vessel, or fixed platform. Kymeta is a privately held company based in Redmond, Washington.


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