December 10, 2018

Uber, Google, McAfee & Coredial Headline ITEXPO, The Leading Event for Doers & Disruptors Looking for Communications & Technology Solutions

With twenty years under its belt, ITEXPO announces the latest group of industry influencers 

to speak in Florida this coming January 2019.

Trumbull, CT – December 10, 2018 – TMC today announced the latest round of speakers for ITEXPO, held January 30 - February 1, 2019 at the Greater Ft. Lauderdale/Broward Country Convention Center in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. ITEXPO is the one event where telecom and IT professionals, C-level executives and business owners, developers, and the Channel all gather to learn in conference sessions and conduct business on the show floor. This event has become the annual meeting point for buyers of communications hardware and services to sit face-to-face with hundreds of manufacturers and solutions providers in one place, for three incredibly productive days.

ITEXPO is a part of a super show that includes SD-WAN Expo, MSP Expo, CVx, Asterisk World, IoT Evolution Expo, The Blockchain Event and brand new events dedicated to AI and Machine Learning: The New Intelligence, The Future of Work Expo, AIOps Expo and Adaptive & Intent-Based Networking Expo.

“This year’s ITEXPO is, without a doubt, shaping up to be the biggest, most exciting event we’ve had in the twenty years since it began, with over fourteen collocated events, an exciting start-up competition, numerous networking opportunities, a robust exhibit floor and a stellar line- up of speakers,” said Rich Tehrani, TMC CEO and conference chairman. “Whether you’re joining us as an attendee, speaker, exhibitor or sponsor, this is truly the only event you’ll need in 2019.”

Keynote speakers include

  • Gary Davis, Chief Consumer Security Evangelist, McAfee
  • Rahul Vijay. Head of Tech Sourcing, Uber
  • Diane Chaleff, G Suite Lead for Office of the CTO, Google Cloud
  • Alan Rihm, Chief Executive Officer, Coredial

Breakout session speakers and panelists include:

  • Ritesh Mukherjee, Vice President of Product Management, 128 Technology
  • Erik Thoen, VP, Product Management, 128 Technology
  • Sergio Bea, VP, Global Enterprise & Channels, Accedian
  • Mark Casey, Founder & CEO, Apcela
  • Alex Danyluk, Chief Strategy Officer, AVANT
  • Andrew Germano, Vice President, BEC Technologies
  • Greg Plum, Director of Marketing, Brandywine Technology
  • Ron Romancik, Chief Revenue Office, Call Cabinet
  • Doug Mohney, Principal, Cidera Analytics
  • Jay Ryerse, Security Products CTO, Continuum
  • Rick McFarland, Vice President, Contact Center Solutions, CoreDial
  • Don Nawrocki, CTO, CoreDial
  • Alan Rihm, CEO, CoreDial, LLC
  • Michael Wylie, Security Consultant, Corporate Blue
  • Wayne Landt, Director of Channel Sales, Digium
  • Steve Jakab, Sales Engineer, Digium, A Sangoma Company
  • Mark Palmer, Vice President of Relationship Development, Granite Telecommunications
  • Manoj Nair, Chief Product Officer, HyperGrid
  • Jeff Kalberg, Technology Evangelist, IGEL
  • DV Dronamraju, Managing Director,
  • Steven Johnson, President, Ingate Systems
  • Ed Brooks, Director, Service Providers, IR
  • Tim Last, VP & General Manager, IOT Line of Business, Iridium Communications
  • Susan Elder, Sr. Director of Marketing, Jenne, Inc.
  • Mike Chase, Director of Channel Management, Jive Communications
  • Bernard Herscovici, Founder & CEO, KodaCloud
  • Michael Abad-Santos, SVP Americas, LeoSat
  • Fred Posner, Consultant,
  • Michael Price, Founder, MarketUS, LLC.
  • Bernard Aboba, Principal Architect, Microsoft Corporation
  • Jonah Fink, President, net2phone
  • Jason Byrne, Vice President Product Management & Marketing, netsapiens
  • Ken Adams, VP of Market Development, netsapiens
  • Mike Spanbauer, Vice President of Research & Strategy, NSS Labs
  • Dan Hoban, EVP, Chief Strategy Officer, Nuspire
  • Ryan Walsh, Chief Channel Officer, Pax8
  • Joel Maloff, SVP- Strategic Alliances and Partnerships,
  • Ari Rabban, CEO,
  • Glenn Richards, Partner, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman
  • Chris McGovern, President & CEO, Presh Marketing Solutions
  • Vern Hanzlik, President & CEO, Qumu
  • Natasha Tamaskar, VP of Global Marketing, Channels & Sales, Radisys
  • Chris Van Tuin, Chief Technologist, West, Red Hat
  • Eli Mann, CEO, Shield4UC
  • Maddy Martin, Head of Growth & Education,
  • Warren Levitan, CEO and co-founder, Smooch
  • Janine Darling, CEO, STASH Secure Data
  • Edward Dryer, Sr Technology Strategist, Steadfast
  • Andy Gottlieb, Co-Founder, Talari Networks
  • Paul Congdon, CTO, PhD, Tallac Networks
  • Alan Percy, Senior Director of Product Marketing, TelcoBridges
  • Pejman Roshan, Vice President, Teridion
  • Allison Smith, CEO/ Telephone Voice Talent, The IVR
  • Anton Koller, Nation Operations Manager, This Solution
  • Paula Bernier, Executive Editor, TMC
  • Steve Woo, VP Products, Co-Founder VeloCloud , VeloCloud by VMWare
  • Rodrigo Cuadra, CEO, VitalPBX
  • Jose Antonio Montes, Networking Engineer, VitalPBX
  • David Walsh, CEO, VoIP Innovations
  • Sanjay Srinivasan, PhD, Vice President & Chief Technology Architect, Business Engineering, Vonage
  • Corey McFadden, Founder & President, Voneto
  • Jason Gintert, WANDynamics
  • Robert Cooper, US Country Manager, Wildix
  • Diego Gosmar, CEO, XCALLY
  • Giuseppe Innamorato, CTO, XCALLY
  • Greg Campbell, Co-Founder & CTO, Yottabyte
  • Alex Quilici, CEO, YouMail
  • Kamesh Pemmaraju, VP Product Management, ZeroStack, Inc.

ITEXPO is supported by Diamond sponsor Digium, a Sangoma Company; Platinum sponsors  Fiber Mountain, Grandstream, Jive Communications, Sansay, Telnyx, VoIP Supply, Yealink; and Gold sponsors Bandwidth, Trasker and Zip911.

For more information or to register for ITEXPO, contact [email protected] .  For media inquiries, contact Jessica Seabrook.

For the latest ITEXPO news, updates and information follow the event on Facebook and Twitter at @ITEXPO.

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Media and Analyst Contact:
Jessica Seabrook             
Marketing Director
203.852.6800 ext.170
[email protected]

Edited by Erik Linask

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