People on the Move

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

Capitalizing on Colo: GCN Grows Agency with Global Colocation, Connectivity

China, Holland, Hong Kong, India, Japan, Sweden, Singapore, Spain, United Kingdom – these are but a few of the exotic locations where Global Communication Networks Inc., Pompano, Beach, Fla., is contracted to set up colocation space for its clients this year. This is a surprising itinerary for a telecom agency that fulfilled its first colo […]

Global Crossing Names New Channel VP

Global Crossing Ltd. has named Charles Murray as the vice president of indirect channels, filling the post vacated by Jeff Callahan last week, according to company spokesman Richard Larris. Murray, whose appointment is effective immediately, previously served as vice president of sales engineering in Boston for the carrier. In addition, Larris said Kim Boedicker, program […]

The Blau Group Names President, CEO

The Blau Group, a public relations and marketing agency specializing in the communication and technology industries, has named David Goldstone president and CEO. He takes over the new role immediately. Goldstone brings 15 years’ executive-level management, marketing and public relations experience from companies like BellSouth, InterVoice, EarthLink, 3PV – Third Party Verification and First Marketing. […]

Callahan Out as Channel VP at Global Crossing

Jeff Callahan has left his post as vice president of indirect channels at Global Crossing Ltd., the carrier confirmed Thursday. Jeremy Jones, director of sales for the channel, said a replacement would be named in short order – within a day or two. Jones did not elaborate on the circumstances of Callahan’s departure from Global […]

Bradfield Joins Copper Conferencing Board

Carolyn Bradfield, InterCall co-founder and founder of Quorum Conferencing and InterAct Conferencing, has joined Copper Conferencing’s board of managers. “Carolyn brings considerable experience in the conferencing and collaboration industry to our board,” said Brad Dupee, chairman and CEO of Copper Conferencing. “She has been the driving force behind the adoption of many of the most […]

Personality+: Competitive Edge Matt Lukens

Matt Lukens Matt flies off a ramp and through the air during training at the Lake Placid Olympic facility last summer. Matt prepares to race down the slopes. When Matt Lukens’ children decided to take up snowboarding, he went along so he could share this pastime with his family. Matt has been skiing since the […]

Sprint Creates Wholesale Position to Strengthen Innovation

Steven Elfman has been named president of network operations and wholesale for Sprint Nextel Corp. The position is a new one at Sprint. Starting May 4, Elfman will oversee the network and IT organizations, as well as the wholesale division. That unit is run by Jim Patterson, who recently was appointed president of wholesale. Elfman […]

Telit Appoints Channel Sales Director

Telit Wireless Solutions Inc.  has named Michael Wagner as its new director of channel sales for the Americas. Telit makes GSM, CDMA and other modules so machines and vehicles can communicate over cellular wireless networks. Wagner has more than 30 years experience in the microelectronics products market. He most recently worked as director of marketing […]

Perimeter eSecurity Names Regional VP of Sales

Perimeter eSecurity has appointed former Counterpane sales executive, Rob Bolton, to the position of North American regional vice president of sales for Perimeter eSecurity and USA.NET. As the North American regional sales VP for global accounts (Fortune-ranked companies), Bolton will be responsible for the enterprise sales strategy of both Perimeter eSecurity and its USA.NET subsidiary […]

Ron Jaworski: Its All in the Preparation

Ron Jaworski believes most people have the will to win. But its a different story when it comes to the will to prepare to win. No matter what you are trying to accomplish be it work, play or relationships without that preparation, success becomes a challenge. That is a key point in the message he […]

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