Internet-based business communications services provider Aptela Inc. announced on Tuesday Art MacDowell, former vice president of wholesale services for Sprint Nextel, has joined the firm as vice president of alternate channels.
In this role, MacDowell assumes responsibility for Aptelas channel sales including wholesale, VAR and master agent programs.
MacDowell spent more than 17 years at Sprint. While with Sprints wholesale services, MacDowell held a succession of senior management positions that focused on voice and data service growth for multinational accounts and on revenue growth in Eastern United States. Prior to joining Sprint, MacDowell worked for Northern Telecom (now Nortel) and GTE.
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