Josh Lober

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Secure Broadband Push-to-Talk (PTT) with Comprehensive Interoperability Options

About this Speaker

Josh Lober


Josh Lober is President and Chief Executive Officer of SLA Corporation, the parent company of ESChat. Since its foundation in 1991, SLA has developed numerous wireless solutions for government, commercial, and military applications. SLA's commercial wireless history includes 1G through 4G network infrastructure, specifically AMPS, electronic time alarm control system (ETACS), IS-136, CDMA 1xEVDO and long-term evolution (LTE). SLA developed its first Push-to-Talk over Cellular (PTToC) solution in 2003 using the “iTalk” and “PoC” standards. SLA's team opted to create a more efficient PTToC solution which became Enterprise Secure Chat (ESChat), today's leading broadband PTToC solution for military, public safety, and business enterprise use. Prior to SLA, he held positions at 3dbm, Inc. and Gould Electronics where he worked on military RADAR systems. He also worked at Biocom, Inc., where he worked on the company's orange “paramedic radio,” made famous in the TV show Emergency. Josh holds a Bachelor of Science degree in engineering science from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo.