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Sherm Henderson

THEN: Sherm Henderson was founder and CEO of Charter Network Inc., a long-distance reseller operating in the Ameritech region. “In 1987, I was real happy to be a long-distance provider in five states,” he recalls. NOW: Today, Henderson is CEO of Lightyear Network Solutions and chairman of COMPTEL. His company, formed in 1993 as UniDial, […]

COMPTEL Elects New Board Members

COMPTEL members elected new representatives to its board of directors at its annual meeting held at the COMPTEL PLUS Convention & Expo. The board also re-elected Sherm Henderson, president and CEO of Lightyear Network Solutions LLC, as its chairman. COMPTEL Chairman Sherm Henderson The association reelected three directors in the small-member category, including Ron Contrado, […]

Best in Show!

The campaign for convergence was alive and well at the Fall 2006 Channel Partners Conference & Expo at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington, D.C., Aug. 23 – 25 but the exhibitors also were campaigning for votes in the competition for PHONE+ magazines Best in Show Awards. After trophies were distributed to the Best in […]

Lightyear, VoX Expand Broadband Phone Service Footprint

VoX Communications Corp., eLEC Communications Corp.’s wholesale and retail provider of VoIP services, on Monday announced a wholesale agreement with Lightyear Network Solutions LLC that allows Lightyear to resell VoX services through its Lightyear Alliance division. In addition, VoX will provide local-number and VoIP-origination services that enable Lightyear to expand its residential and small business […]

LecStar Signs Customer Service Management Agreement With Lightyear

LecStar Telecom Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Fonix Corp. offering a full array of fixed-wireline voice, data, Internet and operator services to business and residential customers in the Southeast, has entered into a management agreement with Lightyear Network Solutions LLC to decrease LecStar operating and related costs. Under the terms of the agreement, Lightyear […]

Lightyear Alliance to Host Open House This Weekend

Lightyear Alliance, the MLM division of Lightyear Network Solutions LLC, this weekend will host an open house in honor of its new training center in the Atlanta market. Lightyear Alliance claims nearly 4,000 sales representatives in Georgia. The company sells all communications products developed by Louisville-based Lightyear Network Solutions LLC. The Atlanta office will focus […]

Lightyear Receives Cisco-Powered Network Status for XSTREAM VoIP

Lightyear Network Solutions LLC (Booth 1016), a residential and business telecommunications service provider, has earned Cisco Systems Inc.s Powered Network status for its Lightyear XSTREAM VoIP. Based on Ciscos network technology, Lightyear XSTREAM VoIP provides customers with an array of advanced telephone customization options that far exceed the capabilities of traditional VoIP services, according to […]

Lightyear Demos Wholesale VoIP Offering for SMBs

Lightyear Network Solutions LLC (Booths 904-905) has brought the VoIP revolution to VARs and wholesale customers with Lightyear XSTREAM EnterpriseIP. These hosted PBX and IP Centrex applications are suited for SMB users. Lightyears VoIP network deployment places us in a flexible position to quickly provide solutions to those seeking IP Centrex or Hosted PBX functionality […]

Lightyear Enhances XSTREAM Dynamic T1 Product

Lightyear Network Solutions LLC (Booths 904-905) has announced the enhancement of its Lightyear XSTREAM Dynamic T1 product. Partnering with Cisco Systems Inc., Lightyear will use Ciscos 2430 series Internet access devices to connect to customers telephone systems and internal networks. The Cisco 2430s allow Lightyear to connect to the widest variety of customer systems from […]

Final Curtain Falls on UNE-P

MARCH 11, 2006, IS THE day UNE-P lease rates become mere footnotes to the Telecommunications Act of 1996. The day has been anticipated for a few years and been part of the official record since the FCCs ruling in December 2004. Because of this long lead time, the deadline is a non-event in the industry, […]

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