years

 

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 […]

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 […]

Judge: Nacchio Must Forfeit Assets of $52 Million

Qwest Communications International Inc.s former CEO, Joe Nacchio, must forfeit $52 million in assets he gained after illegal stock sales. The federal government has tried since late 2005 to force Nacchio to hand over those proceeds. A federal judge in Denver released the forfeiture order on Friday as Nacchios sentencing hearing was starting. Nacchio in […]

An Empty Seat at the Table

By Peter Radizeski, RAD-INFO Marketing guru and author Seth Godin wrote a blog post in January 2005 about “The myth of the CMO. “I feel sorry for Judy Verses. She’s the Chief Marketing Officer of Verizon, a brand that is justifiably reviled by millions of people. “Is Verizon disdained, mistrusted and avoided because Judy’s not […]

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 […]

Digium Acquires Sokol & Associates

Digium Inc. said Wednesday it has acquired Sokol & Associates LLC, a provider of training for Asterisk users and producer of the AstriCon open source conference. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Digium said the deal gives it an additional way to communicate Asterisk enhancements to the IT, telephony, software development, reseller and call […]

Russ Lovell

Company Name: Andiamo Telecom How long have you been reading PHONE+?: 17 years Why do you read PHONE+?: Keep up to speed on Telecom Where did you work in 1987?: Com Systems, Van Nuys, Calif. What was your title in 1987?: Senior Sales Exec What do you remember most about 1987?: Operator Services, pre-subscription on […]

Staubach to Keynote Fall COMPTEL

Former Dallas Cowboys quarterback Roger Staubach will deliver the keynote speech at the COMPTEL PLUS Fall 2007 Convention & EXPO this fall in Dallas. The show will be held at the Gaylord Texan, Oct. 7-10. Staubach spent his entire 11-year pro football career with the Cowboys and was the starting quarterback for eight of those […]

iTEMize Technologies Simplifies TEM for the Small to Midmarket

iTEMize has been in the TEM space for more than five years and launched its channel program in September 2006. The company focuses primarily on the small to midmarket ($5,000 to $500,000 per month in telecom spend). Sold as a subscription-based SaaS application, iTEMize was specifically designed and priced with agents in mind in order […]

The ID is: 76212