(PRWEB) June 10, 2005
Netfast Communications, Inc., a global leader in providing secure converged IP communication solutions and services, announced today that Bal Athwal has joined the company as Director of Solutions & Services. Bal will be responsible for building and leading the network services business of Netfast.
"We are very excited to have Bal join us," said Joe Asady, Netfast Founder, President and Chief Executive Officer. "He is a communications technology veteran with over 20 years of network consulting and integrations experience and he is the right person, at the right time, to lead our major initiative in this area.Â
"Bal's technical knowledge, project management skills, and strong implementation record will be a great asset to Netfast," said Mike Hopkins, NetfastÂs Acting VP of Sales. "We look forward to working with him."
Bal Athwal is a veteran communications technology executive with over 20 years of experience in telecommunications and data communications engineering, network services, infrastructure, data security and IT architecture. From 2001 to 2005, Mr. Athwal was Director of Systems Engineering at Level3 Communications, where he was responsible for managing its strategic accounts in the North East US. Prior to L3, he held various positions at 360 Networks, MCI Worldcom, MFS Canada and Nortel Networks. Mr. Athwal holds an MS in Telecommunications Management and an MBA in Technology Management from Stevens Institute of Technology in the US.
About Netfast (http://www.netfast.com)
Netfast Solutions and Services (Network Integration and Consulting) specializes in designing, building and managing local area, metro and wide area secured converged IP networks for its business customers in the United States and abroad.
Netfast combines broad internetworking technical knowledge, with proven project management skills and key strategic alliances to provide the right solution at the right time to its business customers worldwide.
Since 1994, and hundreds of enterprise and government customers worldwide, ranging from Fortune 100 companies to major federal government agencies, Netfast continues to lead the way in exceeding the expectations of its networking integration and consulting customers time and again.
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