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ViaSat Inc. (VSAT)

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ViaSat Inc.
6155 El Camino Real
Carlsbad, CA 92009
United States - Map
Phone: 760-476-2200
Fax: 760-929-3941

Index Membership:N/A
Industry:Communication Equipment
Full Time Employees:3,100

Business Summary 

ViaSat, Inc. provides high-speed fixed and mobile broadband services; advanced satellite and other wireless networks; and secure networking systems, products, and services worldwide. The company’s Satellite Services segment provides retail and wholesale broadband satellite services under the Exede and WildBlue brand names, which offers two-way satellite-based broadband Internet access and voice over Internet protocol to consumers and small businesses. It also provides mobile broadband services comprising network management and high-speed Internet connectivity services for customers using airborne, maritime, and ground mobile satellite systems; and enterprise broadband services. As of April 4, 2014, this segment provided broadband satellite services to approximately 641,000 subscribers. Its Commercial Networks segment offers fixed satellite networks that comprise satellite network infrastructure and ground terminals designed to access Ka-band broadband services; mobile broadband satellite communication systems; and antenna systems for terrestrial and satellite applications, such as geospatial imagery, mobile satellite communication, Ka-band gateways, and other multi-band antennas. This segment also provides design and technology services, including analysis, design, and specification of satellites and ground systems; ASIC and MMIC design and production; and wide area network compression for enterprise networks. The Company’s Government Systems segment offers government satellite communication systems, including various broadband modems, terminals, network access control systems, and antenna systems; information security and assurance products, and secure networking solutions; and tactical radio and information distribution systems to enable real-time collection and dissemination of secure real-time digital information between command centers, communications nodes, and air defense systems. ViaSat, Inc. was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in Carlsbad, California.

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Corporate Governance 
ViaSat Inc.’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Nov 1, 2014 is 8. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 8; Shareholder Rights: 8; Compensation: 7.
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Key Executives 
Mr. Mark D. Dankberg , 58
Co-Founder, Chairman of The Board, Chief Exec. Officer and Member of Banking & Fin. Committee
Mr. Richard A. Baldridge , 55
Pres and Chief Operating Officer
Ms. Shawn Lynn Duffy , 44
Chief Financial Officer and Sr. VP
Mr. Keven K. Lippert , 41
Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel and Sec.
Mr. Bruce Dirks , 54
Sr. VP of Treasury and Corp. Devel.
Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2014 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
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