XCom Global International rents mobile routers and modems to travelers on a daily basis.

XCom Global International rents mobile routers and modems to travelers on a daily basis.

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Kenneth Herskind

XCOM GLOBAL INC.

CEO: Seiji Nishimura.

President: Kenneth Herskind.

Net income or loss: Would not disclose.

No. of local employees: Seven in San Diego; 60 worldwide.

Headquarters: Sorrento Mesa.

Year founded: 2010.

Investor: Inter Communications Co. Ltd.

What makes the company innovative: Overseas travelers can save up to 90 percent compared to what they would pay to access foreign cellular or Internet networks to get e-mail and browse the Web.

Kenneth Herskind describes his rental business based here in San Diego as “the Netflix of international wireless data access...

Tom York is a freelance writer for the San Diego Business Journal.

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