PALM BEACH, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Globalsat Group, the first Pan-American mobile satellite service (MSS) provider, has received the 2016 Latin America Satellite Communications Company of the Year award from the highly recognized international consulting firm Frost & Sullivan. 

J. Alberto Palacios, CEO of Globalsat Group, said: “It is a great honor for us to be the first company ever to receive this award in Latin America, which is mainly due to the major contribution of our multinational staff, dedicated to creating integral satellite-based solutions which insure an efficient user experience. Our strategy of focusing on the human factor takes satellite technology beyond a tool for eventual use, converting it into solutions which have actually saved lives and infrastructure, providing both tactical communications in times of need and cost-saving advantages during day-to-day operations.” 

Globalsat Group is in charge of satellite voice and data solutions for thousands of customers through a flexible organizational structure, powered by extensive and specific expertise in multiple vertical sectors. Most clients use these services in mission critical applications where infrastructure or lives are at stake, under extreme conditions or exceptional circumstances, when or where other means of communications cannot operate. To meet these needs, the company has offices in Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, and Peru, as well as business partners throughout Latin America, all overseen from head offices in the United States. 

The strategic long-term partnership approach and case-by-case understanding of the client’s needs have been key factors in Globalsat Group’s successful market penetration and growth, and all this is possible with a multidisciplinary team which includes experts in fields such as standard voice and data, M2M/IoT, software and hardware development, aeronautical, maritime, streaming/media, and even land mobile radio. 

Frost & Sullivan Best Practices Awards recognize companies in a variety of regional and global markets for demonstrating outstanding achievement and superior performance in areas such as leadership, technological innovation, customer service, and strategic product development. This companies have identified emerging trends before they became the standard in the marketplace, and have created advanced technologies that will catalyze and transform industries in the near future. 

About Globalsat Group 

Globalsat Group is the first multi-entity Pan-American mobile satellite service (MSS) provider and an industry leader providing services in the region since 1999. With offices in the United States, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Peru and Mexico as well as distributors in the region’s most important cities, the company is in charge of satellite data and voice solutions for thousands of customers in sectors such as energy, government, defense, media, mining, banking, agriculture, NGOs and tourism. For more information, please visit

About Frost & Sullivan 

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