Technology >> CEO Interviews >> November 2, 2009

Erf Wireless, Inc. – Dr. H. Dean Cubley

Dr. H. Dean Cubley, Ph.D., has served as Director and Chairman of ERF Wireless since May 2004, and as Chief Executive Officer since October 2006. Dr. Cubley has also served as a Director of Eagle Broadband, Inc., formerly known as Eagle Wireless International, Inc., since March 1996. He was the company's Chairman of the board from March 1996 to April 2004, Chief Executive Officer from March 1996 to October 2003 and President from March 1996 until September 2001. Prior to that, Dr. Cubley served as Vice President of Eagle Telecom, Inc., from 1993 to March 1996. With over 40 years of experience in the telecommunications industry, Dr. Cubley has served as a principal in numerous high-technology companies, including Metrocast, Microlink, TI-IN and Paging Products International. From 1965 to 1984, he worked for the NASA Manned Spacecraft Center as a Senior Engineer or Manager on all Gemini, Apollo and Shuttle programs. In addition, he has authored or co-authored over 50 publications, and is named on a total of 15 patents and pending patent applications. Dr. Cubley received a B.S. degree in electrical engineering from the University of Texas in 1964 and an M.S. degree from the University of Texas in 1965. In 1970 he received his Ph.D. in electrical engineering from the University of Houston. Profile
TWST: Would you give us a history of ERF Wireless and a background on the company?

Dr. Cubley: I founded ERF Wireless (ERFW.OB) in early 2004. The company came to be as a result of me wanting to put