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Baker Joins Netopia's Exec Team

Netopia (Nasdaq: NTPA) Tuesday says it is naming William Baker to the position of senior vice president and chief financial officer.

Before coming to Netopia, he served VP and CFO of JPM Company, an international manufacturer of equipment for the computer, networking and telecommunications industries.

"Bill's strong reputation and industry experience will allow him to be a valuable contributor from day one," says Netopia president and CEO Alan Lefkof.

The Alameda, Calif.-based broadband gateway and Web platforms provider says the new application allows for live, online customer support over any type of Internet connection.