Carl Grivner


XO Names Interim CEO

XO Communications has appointed Laura Thomas to lead the company as interim chief executive officer. Thomas, the companys current chief financial officer, will also retain responsibility for the company’s financial leadership as CFO.

Roundtable: State of the Industry

PHONE+ invited three of the industrys leading executives to share their perspectives on the opportunities and/or challenges for the communications industry.

Attendees, Exhibitors Converge on Rio for Channel Partners Expo

This week’s Channel Partners Conference & Expo in Las Vegas flew by as 3,000 people convened on the Rio for meaty education sessions and lively networking time. The after-hours parties only made the show better. From Manage Mobility and Level 3 to World Telecom Group, Intelisys Corp. and Access One, companies wined and dined their agents […]

Grivner Shows XOs Top-Down Commitment to Channel

In the channel world, XO Communications (Booth 1501-1503) is somewhat of a turnaround story. Little more than two years ago, the CLEC was far from the channel-friendly supplier it is today. Today, more than 80 percent of partners grade their relationship with XO as above average, based on the firms most recent survey. Credit for […]

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