Press Releases Jan 23, 2017

Winegard Hires Jennifer Hernandez as RV OEM Business Development Manager

Posted: Jan 23, 2017

BURLINGTON, Iowa (January 23, 2017) — Winegard Company, a leading designer and manufacturer of RV antenna and satellite systems, announces the addition of Jennifer Hernandez as the new RV OEM Business Development Manager.

A 17-year industry veteran of the consumer electronics industry, Hernandez will be responsible for all OEM sales and marketing activities and will be instrumental in sustaining Winegard’s legacy and continued growth in the OEM market for Winegard's satellite and over-the-air TV antennas and launch of Winegard’s new Winegard ConnecT RV Internet WiFi Extender + 4G LTE products. She will be based out of the Elkhart area.

Prior to joining Winegard, Jennifer served the RV OEM industry for the past twelve years, developing many new technical products for the OEM market. Further, she has worked on the Public Legislative Affairs committee of the Recreation Vehicle Industry Association, a role she will continue on via Winegard’s RVIA membership.

"We are excited to have Jennifer join our team," said Keith Larson, Director of Sales and Marketing for Winegard RV Products. "Because of Jennifer’s extensive experience and technical expertise in the RV industry she is a great fit to bring our next generation of TV reception and new Wifi and 4G LTE enabled products to our OEM partners.”

About Winegard
Winegard Company is a global leader and state-of-the-art manufacturer of over-the-air and satellite antennas for video and data. From mass produced world class residential and mobile antennas to data streaming antennas. Winegard designs and manufactures a broad array of telecom solutions for retail, industrial, military, and emergency response applications. Since its incorporation in 1954, Winegard has designed more than 1,000 antenna models and been granted over 80 U.S. patents. The company’s heritage includes recognition by NASA for contributions to the Apollo 11 mission, and the induction of founder John Winegard into the Consumer Electronics Association Hall of Fame. Winegard’s superior antenna design and manufacturing facilities include a state-of-the-art testing and measurement center. The company’s in-house and vertically integrated capabilities support its accelerated product design and development cycle.