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Westell Technologies Appoints J.J. Swartwood to Senior Vice President, Worldwide Sales

September 7, 2016

AURORA, Ill., September 7, 2016 – Westell Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: WSTL), a leading provider of high-performance wireless infrastructure solutions, today announced that J.J. Swartwood has been appointed to the position of Senior Vice President, Worldwide Sales.

“J.J. has a long track record of success in telecommunications, and we are very happy that he has accepted the challenge of leading our sales team. He has the skills, experience and relationships Westell needs as we move ahead.” said Tom Gruenwald, President and CEO of Westell Technologies. “J.J. is a respected leader in the industry, and we look forward to his continued leadership in this new role.”

J.J. joined Westell in 2005 and brings nearly 20 years of experience in the wireless industry to his new position. Prior to joining Westell, Swartwood served in a number sales roles at HyperEdge, including vice president of sales. Swartwood earned a B.A. in Telecom Management from DeVry University and a B.A. in Economics and Management; Sociology from Beloit College.

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