This year's contest was especially competitive
Washington, DC (Vocus) September 20, 2010
PHONE+ magazine, a resource for the telecommunications indirect sales channel, announced on Monday at the Channel Partners Conference & Expo in Washington, D.C. that Bob Harrison of business VoIP phone systems provider FreedomVoice has been selected as a Top 15 Channel Manager. The results of this contest are published today on the PHONE+ website at http://www.phoneplusmag.com.
Winners will be profiled in the November issue of PHONE+ magazine.
PHONE+ is proud to honor Bob Harrison as one of the Top 15 Channel Managers. These telecom professionals were nominated by master agents, subagents and independent agents and selected by a poll of PHONE+ readers Aug. 16-27.
“This year’s contest was especially competitive,” said PHONE+ Editor-in-Chief Khali Henderson. “There were 133 nominees and more than a thousand votes. The enthusiastic response is a testament to the value the channel places on the stand-out channel managers in the industry. PHONE+ is pleased to be able to recognize them for their excellence.”
About Bob Harrison
Bob has over 30 years of telecommunications experience which has evolved from the early days of intercom and paging systems prior to the break up of the Bell Systems to extensive voice and VoIP technologies.
Bob has held several senior level positions with companies, including:
- Executone, Vice President & General Manager
- Integrated Network Services, Vice President – Sales & Marketing
- International Fibercom-General Fiber Communications, President and CEO of their Integrated Technologies Division, where he was responsible for a 50 Million Dollar Business Unit and over 400 employees.
Bob joined FreedomVoice in February, 2009 as the Western Region Channel Manger (TX, NM, AZ, CO, UT, NV, ID, WY, OR, WA, CA & MT). Since coming aboard, he has increased his already-productive dealer base by over 500%.
Founded in 1996, FreedomVOICE® develops and markets FreedomIQ®, a hosted VoIP PBX service allowing businesses and professional offices to interact more effectively with their customers, clients, patients and associates. FreedomVOICE® also offers a comprehensive slate of integrated virtual office solutions, enabling business owners to enhance company image, communicate seamlessly with customers, track marketing effectiveness, and increase profitability.
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+ includes a monthly print publication, a web resource (http://www.phoneplusmag.com) and a weekly newsletter.