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CHANNEL PARTNERS — Master agency Telecom Brokerage Inc. (TBI) (Booth 5017) has appointed David Powers to the role of vice president of marketing.
Powers joins TBI from Thinking Phone Networks, where he was instrumental in launching the company’s marketing function and helping to drive the doubling of revenues in each of Thinking Phone’s last four years. Before that, he was VP of communications for virtual PBX provider Grasshopper, which serves the small and medium-sized business (SMB) market. He also held executive positions with Level 3 Communications following its acquisition of XCOM Technologies, a Boston-based CLEC.
“David brings an entrepreneurial spirit and significant experience serving the telecommunications channel community," said Geoffrey Shepstone, TBI president. “We are excited to have someone of David’s strength and capabilities leading our marketing organization."
TBI calls itself a one-stop resource for unbiased industry advice and the most aggressive pricing on telecom services from major providers of voice, internet, data, mobility, cloud, and managed services.