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PlanetOne Moves From Logicware to RPM

RPM Software has announced that telecommunications marketing firm PlanetOne has moved from the Logicware platform to RPM. RPM was able to offer PlanetOne a more robust and user-friendly solution better suited to the needs of our internal staff and our external agents, said Ted Schuman, CEO of PlanetOne. PlanetOne already has well over 100-plus agents […]

IPtimize Announces VP of Sales, Marketing

Managed VoIP solutions provider IPtimize Inc. on Wednesday announced it has named Clay H. Storer as its vice president of sales and marketing. IPtimize said Storer brings to the company 20 years of front-line experience building and developing top-performing sales teams. Storers career began as an entry-level sales rep in New York City where he […]

Former Sprint Exec Joins Aptela

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 […]

Qwest Names New Enterprise Sales VP

Qwest Communications International Inc. said on Thursday it has hired Neil E. Cox as its new vice president of central-region retail enterprise sales for the business markets group. The post takes effect June 15. Cox will work in Qwests Chicago office and report to Tom Richards, executive vice president of business markets group. Cox has […]

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… On the House Judiciary Committees Telecom and Antitrust Task Force hearing regarding net neutrality … [D]espite how we wish it were otherwise, the market for broadband Internet access is not competitive and … the network operators both domestic and foreign fully intend to extend their market power to restrict consumer choice of content by […]

AOL, Covad Offer AOL High-Speed Powered by Covad ADSL 6.0

AOL LLC and Covad Communications Group Inc., a national provider of integrated voice and data communications, today announced that consumers now will be able to access the AOL service with Covad’s ADSL 6.0 high-speed broadband access product for as low as $39.95 per month. Residential users increasingly will adopt high-bandwidth data services as they accelerate […]

Savatar: VoIP Meeting SMB Performance Expectations

SMBs in the U.S. who have deployed VoIP systems say their new converged voice and data infrastructure has met or exceeded expectations, but not for the reasons VoIP providers have been touting, according to a new study from consulting firm Savatar. The findings were released at the VON show in San Jose, Calif. While providers […]

Bingham, Swidler Berlin Merger Finalized

Bingham McCutchen LLP, a national law firm with 11 offices worldwide, and Washington, D.C.-based Swidler Berlin, have finalized their merger a month earlier than expected. The merger, which was announced on December 8, 2005, results in a 950-lawyer firm with annual revenue of more than $700 million. The combined firm will use the Bingham McCutchen […]

Eureka/InfoHighway Chooses New Name, Logo

Five months after merging, Eureka/InfoHighway, one of the largest competitive carriers in the Northeast, said today it will go by the name of InfoHighway Communications. “We considered several important factors in making a selection for our new brand, including the number of existing customers and the coverage areas of the two companies,” said Raul Martynek, […]

Trinsic Appoints New CFO

Trinsic Inc., the Florida-based CLEC that uses IP to deliver broadband and voice services, said today it has named Edward D. Moise as the company’s CFO. He replaces J. Michael Morgan, who left the former Z-Tel Technologies Inc. to go to another company. Moise is a managing partner of Alpina Capital, a private investment banking […]

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