Incendonet Announces the Appointment of Gary Hegna as the Chief Executive Officer

Seasoned Technology Veteran Joins the Incendonet Executive Team to Accelerate Growth and Expand Globally

Encinitas, Calif. November 23, 2009 — Incendonet, Inc., a leading provider of speech recognition solutions for the enterprise, today announced that Gary Hegna has joined Incendonet’s executive team as Chief Executive Officer. Gary Hegna previously served on Incendonet’s Board of Advisors, and has seen the company consistently achieve business goals and hit product development milestones. Mr. Hegna will bring his more than three decades of far reaching business experience with high-tech companies to accelerate the growth of Incendonet and expand into new international markets.

“We are very excited to announce that Gary is joining Incendonet. His experience with high growth companies and long track record of success in the technology industry will be a great asset to the team. We all look forward to his involvement in the future successes of Incendonet,” said Bryan Ayers, President and CTO of Incendonet.

“I am thrilled to join Incendonet’s executive team and see a tremendous opportunity for growth with their core offerings that combine the latest IP communications with advanced speech technologies. I see a tremendous opportunity to bring their solutions to markets that have been vastly underserved due to the complexity and high cost of enterprise speech technology up until now,” said Gary Hegna.

Gary Hegna was most recently President and CEO of AirWave from July 2003 through their acquisition by Aruba Networks, which was completed in April of 2008. Prior to joining AirWave, Gary served as President & CEO of Previously he served as Chairman and CEO of Ecometry Corporation, a manufacturer of catalog management and e-Commerce software which he led through a NASDAQ public offering, and as Chairman, President, and CEO of Dallas-based OpenConnect Systems. Gary is a veteran of the high tech industry serving in top roles for Fujitsu/ICL North America, Xerox Corporation and Data General.

About Incendonet, Inc.
Headquartered in Encinitas, California, Incendonet, Inc. is a software development company bringing speech recognition solutions to enterprises of all sizes. With the SpeechBridge® family of products, enterprise speech has never been as easy or cost effective to implement. SpeechBridge appliances are available directly from Incendonet and through select VARs and IP-PBX OEM partners. For more information about SpeechBridge and how automated speech recognition solutions can benefit your organization, please visit or call (760) 944-7698 and say “sales.”