Seymour Goldstein of Fluke Networks is recognized as one of the top five contributors in the TIA Star Awards

EVERETT, Wash.–(COMMERCIAL WIRE)–The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA), the trusted industry association for the connected world, has recognized Seymour Goldstein, Associate Engineer/Principal Engineer in the Advanced Development Group at Fluke Networks, in its TIA Star Awards The awards recognize TIA’s most active companies and individuals for their contributions to advancing TIA and industry goals and initiatives. TIA recognized Goldstein as part of the top 5% of individual TIA participants for commitment, leadership and contribution across all TIA committees.

“Seymour was the first employee of the Fluke Networks Fiber Optic Center of Excellence in Austin and has led the development of the company’s fiber optic technologies,” said Mark Mullins, product marketing manager and founding member of Fluke Networks. “Beyond his considerable technical skills and achievements, he is also a great leader and mentor to other engineers, as well as a recognized expert in the field of fiber optics. TIA’s recognition of him with the Star Award is well deserved.”

Seymour Goldstein is a world-renowned test and measurement expert for fiber optic communication cabling. He has more than 40 years of experience in research, calibration, and product development of fiber optic test equipment and systems, and is an international public speaker on fiber optic test and measurement, inspection, materials, and instruments. He has been granted 11 US patents related to fiber optic test equipment, he is the author of more than 100 technical articles, engineering papers and reports on measurement methods. He also received the prestigious IEC 1906 award in 2019 in recognition of his outstanding and sustained achievements in global standardization. Seymour has been an engineer at Fluke Networks since 2000.

“We are grateful for the significant contributions of TIA’s most committed members, such as Seymour Goldstein of Fluke Networks, who give considerable time and expertise to benefit the entire industry,” said Tom McGarry, TIA’s vice president of standards. “We launched the Star Awards to recognize certain individuals and companies that go above and beyond in contributing to TIA initiatives that help advance our industry.”

TIA Star Awards

In 2021, TIA launched an initiative to recognize and celebrate the contributions made to the advancement of TIA and the ICT industry by its members and participating companies and individual volunteers. With an automated system that measures individual and member company engagement and participation in TIA initiatives such as standards development, technology programs and government advocacy, the TIA counts total points accumulated at the end of the year to determine the winners and the best.

The TIA Star Awards recognize the extraordinary efforts made by TIA members and participants for the most committed individual and company, as well as the top 2% and 5% in each category.

About Fluke Networks

Fluke Networks is the world leader in certification, troubleshooting, and installation tools for professionals who install and maintain critical network cabling infrastructure. From installing the most advanced data centers to restoring service to the factory floor, our combination of legendary reliability and unmatched performance ensures jobs get done efficiently. The company’s flagship products include the innovative LinkWare™ Live, the world’s leading cloud-connected cable certification solution with over fifty million results uploaded to date. For more information, call 1-800-283-5853 (US, Canada), 1-425-446-5500 (international), or visit

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