CHICAGO, Feb. 17, 2009 – InterCall, the world’s largest conferencing and collaboration services provider, is proud to announce that Tom Sullivan, vice president of the company’s channel program, has been selected as a finalist for the PHONE+ 2009 Channel Executive of the Year award. He will be featured in the April issue of PHONE+ magazine and honored during an awards ceremony March 1 at the Channel Partners Conference and Expo in Las Vegas where the award winner will be announced.
“PHONE+ is very excited to bestow the Channel Executive of the Year honor on one of these 10 exemplary finalists,” said Mike Saxby, group publisher for PHONE+. “Hundreds of votes were received to determine the winner and it was a close race.”
The Channel Executive of the Year was determined by nominations from channel partners solicited by PHONE+. The nominees are the top people in their company’s channel operations, ranging from network operators to service providers to manufacturers. Channel partners were then asked to vote for the Channel Executive of the Year based on nominees’ leadership, longevity, innovation and contribution to the indirect channel.
“Because of his deep industry experience and commitment to our customers, Tom has been able to take our channel program to the next level,” said Scott Etzler, president of InterCall. “We are proud he has been honored by PHONE+ magazine with this award nomination for his dedication and excellence.”
Sullivan, a resident of Boston, MA, and has been with InterCall since 2002.
PHONE+ magazine is the country’s leading publication for communication distribution channels. For more than two decades, PHONE+ has been the undisputed leader in providing news and analysis to alternate distribution channels serving the communications industry. It is the unrivaled resource for resellers, aggregators, agents, brokers, VARs, systems integrators, interconnects and dealers that provide network-based communications and computing services and associated CPE, applications and professional services. PHONE+ has a companion Web site (www.phoneplusmag.com), a weekly newsletter, an annual buyer’s guide, an annual Fact Book and an annual Channel Program Guide.
InterCall, a subsidiary of West Corporation, is the largest conference and collaborations service provider in the world, and a leading provider of global cloud-based unified communications services. Founded in 1991, InterCall offers telephony, messaging, conferencing and collaboration tools for businesses of all sizes, from large global enterprises to small or regional companies. With a global footprint and broad service capabilities, InterCall’s flexible models for hosted, managed and on-premises communication services help companies get the most out of their business processes.
InterCall's strong U.S. presence, including four call centers and 26 sales offices, is bolstered by operations in Canada, Mexico, Latin America, the Caribbean, the United Kingdom, Ireland, France, Germany, Australia, New Zealand, China, India, Hong Kong, Singapore and Japan. For more information, please visit www.intercall.com.