People on the Move

Features people taking new jobs or getting promoted in the industry.

 

Level3s Craig Schlagbaum Now VP of Indirect Channel Sales

Craig Schlagbaum is now vice president of indirect channel sales for Level3 Communications Inc. In his new expanded role, he will oversee all partner sales, marketing, engineering, operations, support and business development for the company. Schlagbaum has been with Level3 for three years as vice president of national partner sales managing master agent partners as well […]

MVD Communications Adds Chief Marketing Officer

Cincinnati-based MVD Communications LLC, a full-service provider of converged voice and data network solutions for businesses, has tapped Maureen Harrison-Schaller to fill its newly created chief marketing officer position. Harrison-Schaller will help steer the organizations growth through internal realignment and continued acquisitions, business development, product and brand management, communications, and public relations. Harrison-Schaller has 20 […]

Telcombrokers Acquires Fine Telecom

Telcombrokers of Santa Ana, Calif., has completed the acquisition of the agent base and carrier contracts of Fine Telecommunications Inc., a Costa Mesa, Calif.-based telecom agency, for an undisclosed amount. Telcombrokers has assumed the management of the Fine Telecom subagents and rolled up the Fine Carrier Contracts under Telcombrokers agreements. Randy Fine, president of Fine […]

Telarus Adds Pam Simon to Agent Support

Telarus Inc. announced today that it has hired Pam Simon to provide agent support with a focus on AT&T Inc. and other RBOC product lines. In her new role, Simon will provide pricing and product support for Telarus agents pursuing potential AT&T commercial broadband and voice opportunities. “To say we are excited to have Pam […]

Livin Off the Edge: Mike Mudd

Mike Mudd, president and founder of satellite reseller Broad Sky Networks, has proved that the heavens are a great host not only to telecommunications equipment, but to telecommunications executives as well. When PHONE+ asked Mike about any special talents he possessed, he answered simply, Im dumb enough to run off of a mountain attached to […]

AITech Names Director of National Marketing

AITech has named Lorri Wolfe as its director of national marketing. Wolfe has been with the company since 1998, serving in a variety of leadership positions, most recently general manager. AITech and Wolfe, who has technical experience and a proven track record for building long-term, successful relationships with members of the telecom wholesale and agent […]

Nacchio Gets Six Years in Prison, Must Repay $52 Million

Joe Nacchio, Qwest Communications International Inc.s embattled former CEO, was sentenced July 27 to six years in prison. A federal judge on Monday also ordered Nacchio to repay $52 million within 15 days, pay a $19 million fine, cover most legal costs and serve two years of probation in addition to his prison time. Nacchio […]

Talkstern Names President

Mobile communications company Talkster Inc. has appointment Jim Ferguson president. Ferguson, who has more than two decades of telecom experience, was previously president of sales and marketing at Mpower, where he guided a team of 150 employees in marketing, sales, field support, engineering and product life cycle teams that delivered more than $200 million in […]

CIMCO Names Chief Marketing Officer

CIMCO Communications Inc. has named Mary Rodino chief marketing officer. She will oversee the marketing and sales departments and will be responsible for the development and execution of the companys strategies in those areas, including sales management and operations, marketing, advertising and brand management. Rodino most recently held the position of chief sales officer with […]

Whaleback Names VP of Sales

Whaleback Systems has appointed Todd Hussey to vice president of sales and he will be responsible for building out sales distribution channels for the CrystalBlue Voice Service, the company said. Hussey will expand the current reseller channel with a mix of interconnect and data VARs, network integrators and IT outsourcers to drive continued revenue growth […]

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