Network Innovations Acquires Atlantic Radio Telephone Assets

Deal Looks to Expand Customer Footprint in Maritime Sector and Beyond

Calgary, Canada and Miami, Florida, July 2, 2024 – Network Innovations, a leading global provider of critical communications and services, today announced the acquisition of the majority of Atlantic Radio Telephone (ART) assets including its maritime services business and contracts associated with the SatPhoneStore, a service dedicated to the growing need for satellite communications. The company brands, themselves, (Atlantic Radio Telephone, and and any related assets are also a part of the acquisition. The purchase closed yesterday, July 1st, 2024.

With this strategic purchase, Network Innovations looks to build on the almost 50-year record that Atlantic Radio Telephone has established as a satellite communications and marine services provider – collaborating to address the unique needs of maritime clients.

“We’re thrilled to welcome ART, along with its experienced team, to Network Innovations. With their decades of expertise in serving the marine community, combining capabilities will enhance operations for our collective clients across North America,” commented Derek Dawson, Co-CEO and Group President at Network Innovations.

CJ Webber, CEO of Atlantic Radio Telephone added, “We are excited to join the Network Innovations team. Our combined strengths present a unique opportunity to raise the level of service and offerings we provide our customers. We look forward to sharing knowledge, embracing new skill sets, and adapting to ever-evolving technologies together.”

About Network Innovations

Network Innovations is a global technology integrator that keeps people, places, and things connected anywhere in the world with always-available communications and networking solutions. Its customers operate in industries including government and defense, public safety, oil and gas, media, mining, utilities, recreation, and maritime. Established in 1989, Network Innovations is headquartered in Calgary, Canada, and employs over 250 industry experts across five continents. For more information, please visit

About Atlantic Radio Telephone

Since 1976, Atlantic Radio Telephone has been providing communication and navigation solutions to individuals and organizations who find themselves “off the grid.”  Located in Miami, Florida, Atlantic Radio Telephone provides sales, support, installation, integration, and repair services to customers located around the world. In 1999 Atlantic Radio Telephone created to focus on its customers’ growing demand for satellite communications.

For further information, please contact:                                                                     

Ken Wilson, VP of Marketing, Network Innovations 

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