Press Releases

October 12, 2021
Utah 100 Linked In

OptConnect Recognized by MountainWest Capital Network as One of Utah’s 100... ❯

OptConnect announced that they have been named to MountainWest Capital Network’s (MWCN) annual Utah 100 List of the state’s...

August 19, 2021
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OptConnect Hires IoT Expert Derrick Calderon to Expand Distribution Channels ❯

OptConnect announced that they have hired IoT expert Derrick Calderon to help build and execute OptConnect’s distribution go-to-market...

August 17, 2021
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OptConnect Makes Annual Inc. 5000 List of America’s Fastest-Growing Private... ❯

OptConnect announced that they have made the 2021 Inc. 5000 list, making it their 4th consecutive year on the list.

August 03, 2021
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OptConnect’s neo2 Honored in Connected World IoT Innovation Awards ❯

OptConnect announced that their newest product, neo2, has been recognized in the Connected World IoT Innovation Awards.

June 14, 2021
Stevie 2021 Linked In

Steve Garrett Honored as Silver Stevie® Award Winner in 2021 American... ❯

OptConnect announced that Steve Garrett, Chief Product Officer, has won a Silver Stevie® in the 19th annual American...

March 11, 2021
CEO of the Year Linked In

OptConnect’s Chris Baird Honored as CEO of the Year by Utah Business Magazine ❯

OptConnect announced that Chris Baird has been honored as CEO of the Year by Utah Business Magazine.

January 18, 2021
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OptConnect Expands Sales Team With Justin Nichols and TJ Nagy ❯

OptConnect announced that they have hired sales veterans to help expand their footprint in the energy and industrial IoT verticals.

January 11, 2021
2021 Io T Breakthrough Linked In

OptConnect mylo Wins “M2M Product of the Year” in 2021 IoT Breakthrough... ❯

OptConnect announced that mylo has been selected as the winner of the “M2M Product of the Year” award.

December 09, 2020
Top Workplaces Linked In

OptConnect Named a Top Workplace by The Salt Lake Tribune for Second... ❯

OptConnect announced that they have been awarded a Top Workplaces 2020 honor by The Salt Lake Tribune.

December 08, 2020
UB Best Companies Linked In

OptConnect Named Best Company to Work For by Utah Business Magazine For Third... ❯

OptConnect announced that they have been named a Best Company to Work For by Utah Business Magazine for the third year in a row.

December 07, 2020
Neo2 is here Linked In

OptConnect Launches neo2 Router ❯

OptConnect announced that they have officially launched a brand-new dual-carrier LTE Category 4 router, neo2.

October 22, 2020
Ema Patent Linked In

OptConnect Granted Patent for OptConnect emaTM by U.S. Patent Office ❯

OptConnect announced that they have been granted a patent for one of their latest products, OptConnect ema™.

October 14, 2020
Utah 100 Linked In

OptConnect Named to MountainWest Capital Network’s Annual Utah 100 List of... ❯

OptConnect announced that they have been named to MountainWest Capital Network’s (MWCN) annual Utah 100 List of the state’s...

August 12, 2020
Inc 5000 Linked In

OptConnect Makes Annual Inc. 5000 List of America’s Fastest-Growing Private... ❯

OptConnect announced that they have made the 2020 Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private...

July 22, 2020
M PC Ie Launch Linked In

OptConnect Launches New Product, Mini PCI Express Adaptor ❯

OptConnect announced that they have launched a new mini PCI express (mPCIe) adaptor card for their patented smart embedded modem,...

July 14, 2020
EMSAR Linked In

OptConnect Announces Strategic Partnership with EMSAR ❯

OptConnect announced a strategic partnership with EMSAR, LLC

June 01, 2020
Io T Innovations Linked In

OptConnect emaTM Receives IoT Innovations Award from Connected World ❯

OptConnect announced that OptConnect ema™ has been recognized by Connected World as a winner of the 2020 IoT Innovations award.

May 22, 2020
Stevie Award Linked In

OptConnect’s Kevin Dalton Honored as Bronze Stevie® Award Winner in 2020... ❯

OptConnect announced that Kevin Dalton, Director of Marketing at OptConnect, has been honored with a Bronze Stevie in the Marketer of...

February 25, 2020

OptConnect Announces Strategic Distribution Agreement with GetWireless ❯

OptConnect announced that they have signed a distribution agreement with GetWireless, LLC.

February 10, 2020
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OptConnect Officially Launches 5G Dual Carrier Router, mylo, on Cat M1 Network ❯

OptConnect announced that they have officially launched mylo, the company’s first 5G router on the Cat M1 network.

January 23, 2020
SAMY Award Linked In

OptConnect’s Matt Warner Recognized as 2020 SAMY Award Winner ❯

OptConnect announced that Matt Warner, Director of Channel Management at OptConnect, was recognized as Sales Professional of the Year...

January 08, 2020
Io T Breakthrough Linked In

OptConnect Named M2M Embedded Hardware Company of the Year by IoT... ❯

OptConnect announced that they have been named M2M Embedded Hardware Company of the Year by IoT Breakthrough Awards, the industry's...

December 02, 2019
UB Best Companies Linked In

OptConnect Named Best Company to Work For by Utah Business Magazine for... ❯

OptConnect announced that they have been named a Best Company to Work For by Utah Business Magazine for the second year in a row.

November 11, 2019
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The Salt Lake Tribune Names OptConnect a Winner of the Utah Top Workplaces... ❯

OptConnect announced that they have been awarded a Top Workplaces 2019 honor by The Salt Lake Tribune:

October 22, 2019

OptConnect Partners with Banyan Hills Technologies to Include IoT Platform... ❯

OptConnect announced that they have partnered with Banyan Hills Technologies to provide their customizable IoT platform, called...

September 16, 2019

OptConnect Hires Industry Veteran Brian Gill as Senior National Sales Manager ❯

OptConnect announced that they have hired industry veteran, Brian Gill, as Senior National Sales Manager.

August 20, 2019
Io T Evolution Linked In

OptConnect ema™ Receives 2019 IoT Evolution Product of the Year Award ❯

OptConnect announced that OptConnect ema™ has been named the 2019 IoT Evolution Product of the Year from IoT Evolution World, a...

August 16, 2019

OptConnect Appears on the Inc. 5000 List For Second Time ❯

OptConnect announced that they have secured a spot on the Inc. 5000 list for the second year in a row.

June 26, 2019

OptConnect ema™ Recognized as Innovative Product of the Year by Best of ... ❯

OptConnect announced that their recently launched Smart Embedded Modem, OptConnect ema™, has been recognized by the Best of Sensors...

May 21, 2019
Chris ATMIA Linked In

OptConnect CEO Chris Baird Appointed U.S. Board Co-Chair of ATMIA ❯

OptConnect announced that President and CEO Chris Baird has been appointed U.S. Board Co-Chair of the ATM Industry Association...

May 13, 2019
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OptConnect Launches into IoT with Smart Embedded Modem for IoT Managed Services ❯

OptConnect announced its formal launch into the Internet of Things (IoT) market with the creation of a patent-pending smart embedded...

May 07, 2019
Customer Care Center Linked In

OptConnect Customer Care Center Honored as Gold Stevie® Award Winner in 2019... ❯

OptConnect announced that their Customer Care Center has been honored with a Gold Stevie in the Customer Service Team of the Year...

February 28, 2019
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OptConnect CEO Chris Baird Named Supply & Demand Chain Executive 2019 Pro to... ❯

OptConnect announced that CEO Chris Baird has been named a 2019 Pro to Know by Supply & Demand Chain Executive.

January 24, 2019

OptConnect Appoints Steve Garrett as Chief Product Officer ❯

OptConnect announced that they have appointed Steve Garrett as Chief Product Officer.

January 14, 2019
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OptConnect’s Andrew DeLaMare Recognized As 2019 SAMY Award Winner ❯

OptConnect announced that Andrew DeLaMare, Key Accounts Manager at OptConnect, was recognized as Sales Professional of the Year by...

December 03, 2018
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OptConnect Recognized by Utah Business Magazine as One of Utah’s Best... ❯

OptConnect announced that they have been recognized by Utah Business Magazine as one of Utah’s Best Companies to Work For.

August 22, 2018

OptConnect Named to 37th Annual Inc. 5000 List ❯

OptConnect announced that they have secured a spot on the 2018 Inc. 5000 List.

July 11, 2018

OptConnect Announces Partnership With Systech Corporation ❯

OptConnect announced a new partnership with Systech Corporation.

December 12, 2017

OptConnect Announces Significant Financial Investment from Graham Partners ❯

OptConnect announced that its high growth will be further accelerated by a significant financial investment from Graham Partners, a...