Teliris Strengthens Executive Team With Appointment of Neil Hobbs as New CEOBy Teliris, PRNE
Wednesday, December 15, 2010
NEW YORK, December 16, 2010 - Teliris, the telepresence innovation leader, today announced the
appointment of Neil Hobbs as the company's Chief Executive Officer
responsible for taking the company to the next stage of its growth cycle.
Co-founder Marc Trachtenberg will continue as Chief Technology Officer,
driving Teliris' market-leading innovation and overall vision.
"Neil has the right combination of experience and leadership to achieve a
new era of growth for Teliris," said Trachtenberg. "Throughout his career,
Neil has demonstrated a stellar capacity to generate industry-leading
performances and I am thrilled to welcome him to Teliris."
"This is an exciting time for Teliris and I look forward to leading the
team to continue building on the company's global success in delivering the
most immersive telepresence solution on the market," said Hobbs.
Mr. Hobbs brings to Teliris over 25 years of senior management experience
in the technology industry. Most recently, he served as President & CEO for
Atlantix Global Systems where he redirected the company's strategy and
business model. Prior to this, Mr. Hobbs held a number of positions at Level
3 Communications where he guided the company to positive cash flow for the
first time in its history. Previously, Neil led global sales, marketing and
customer service operating for Concert, a global joint venture between AT&T
and British Telecom, as well as several positions with increasing
responsibility at British Telecom.
About Teliris Telepresence:
Teliris develops and implements the world's most innovative fully managed
telepresence and collaboration solutions, realistically replicating the human
dynamics of an in-person meeting experience. Through its 6G platform and
unique intellectual property, Teliris has radically simplified the
acquisition, deployment and operating costs of telepresence, breaking new
ground in adoption and reach of the technology. Teliris is headquartered in
New York and London and has deployments in over 52 countries, offering with
end-to-end integration, market-leading 99%+ availability guarantee and
interoperability with all telepresence, traditional videoconferencing and
unified communications solutions. For more information, visit
www.teliris.com or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Shanley Stern Gravel, +1-917-515-4548, sgravel at teliris.com, or Hana Jeddy, +1-917-355-0026, hana.jeddy at teliris.com
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