New Connectivity Company Combines Iridium Next with Cellular
Satellite-cellular start-up, Everywhere Communications has been launched to provide connections for users and assets that require global connectivity for safety, security and productivity. Everywhere’s solution uses the newly launched Iridium Next satellite constellation and cellular networks to provide always-on connectivity everywhere on Earth.
The company’s leadership team consists of industry professionals, each with more than 30 years of experience, responsible for creating more than $2 billion in connected services with companies including Motorola, Nextel, Verizon, SiriusXM, Iridium, SkyBitz and DeLorme.
The lead investment partner in Everywhere is Gemini Capital, founded by Dan Colussy, former chairman of Iridium Satellite. Additional capital has come from other industry leaders and experts.
Everywhere will enable global dual-mode communications, worker safety and global Internet of Things (IoT) via a solution based on patented technology that has been deployed and used in mission-critical operations for the last 10 years, according to the company. The product portfolio includes personal communication devices, asset tracking devices, smartphone apps and a central management platform.