FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 12, 2022
CONCT: Kelly Miller
GPSIA Statement on Confirmation of Alan Davidson as NTIA Administrator
WASHINGTON, January 12, 2022 – Acting Executive Director of the GPS Innovation Alliance (GPSIA), Alex Damato, issued the following statement on the Senate confirming Alan Davidson to be head of the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA):
“The GPS Innovation Alliance and the GPS industry congratulate Alan Davidson on his confirmation and broad bipartisan support in the Senate. Davidson will play a key role in the national effort to expand broadband coverage, properly manage federal spectrum holdings, and guard against harmful interference. Davidson brings years of experience serving the public interest, and we look forward to working with him to continue NTIA’s vital efforts to protect satellite-based services like GPS.”
About GPS Innovation Alliance
Based in Washington, D.C., the GPS Innovation Alliance serves as the voice of the GPS industry, representing GPS equipment and technology manufacturers, and critical industries that rely on GPS. The Alliance recognizes the ever-increasing importance of Global Positioning System (GPS) and other Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) technologies to the global economy and infrastructure and is firmly committed to furthering GPS innovation, creativity and entrepreneurship. The GPS Innovation Alliance seeks to protect, promote and enhance the use of GPS. For more information, please visit https://www.gpsalliance.org/.