July 10, 2014

AARP's Terry Bradwell to Lend IT Best Practices to Business Technology Event

Leading nonprofit organization to share innovative insight and key experiences with ITEXPO Las Vegas attendees

Norwalk, CT—July 10, 2014—Today TMC announced that AARP’s Terry Bradwell will be delivering a keynote on “Unleashing the Hidden Value of IT” at ITEXPO Las Vegas, to be held August 11-14, 2014, at The Rio in Las Vegas, Nevada. The business technology event provides insight into a variety of communications industries and will focus on new technologies, regulatory issues and trends in VoIP, mobility and wireless, IT management, customer experience and more. Bradwell will deliver his keynote on Wednesday, August 13, at 1:00 pm.

AARP is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization with a membership of nearly 38 million. The organization helps people turn their goals and dreams into real possibilities, strengthens communities and fights for the issues that matter most to families such as healthcare, employment and income security, retirement planning, affordable utilities and protection from financial abuse. The organization also recently initiated a pilot program teaching older adults how to use technology through hands-on workshops. Bradwell conceptualized this program, called AARP TEK, which stands for Technology Education & Knowledge. Bradwell serves as executive vice president and chief information officer for AARP, and is a 10-year veteran focusing on innovation, technology and business strategy. In his role, Bradwell is transforming the IT organization from being a "cost center" to a "value center." He leverages technology to drive business optimization, enabling high-performance throughout the workforce.

“As a household name whose fundamental values and goals are directly in line with their member’s best interests and well-being, AARP is effectively utilizing IT to bring more value to its member services,” said Rich Tehrani, TMC CEO and conference chairman. “Terry’s advocacy for innovation is admirable and we look forward to him sharing his unique insight of best business practices at ITEXPO. We are certain ITEXPO attendees will gain valuable knowledge on key IT topics from Terry.”

For more information about AARP’s keynote at ITEXPO Las Vegas see TMC Group Editorial Director, Erik Linask’s interview with Terry Bradwell.

ITEXPO is supported by Diamond Sponsor Schmooze Com; Platinum Sponsors Content Boost, Interactive Intelligence, NETXUSA, Sansay and 888VoIP; and Gold Sponsors ABP Tech, ADTRAN, BroadVoice, Icon Cloud Solutions, NetSapiens, SoTel Systems, Taqua, Vitelity and Yealink.

Registration for ITEXPO Las Vegas and its collocated events is also now open. Contact Frank Coppola at 203-852-6800 x131 for more information. For media inquiries, contact Ashley Baster. Companies interested in exhibiting, sponsorship or advertising packages for ITEXPO Las Vegas should contact TMC's Joe Fabiano at 203-852-6800 x132 or Maureen Gambino at 203-852-6800 x109.

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About TMC

TMC is a global, integrated media company that supports clients' goals by building communities in print, online, and face to face. TMC publishes multiple magazines including Cloud Computing, M2M Evolution, Customer, and Internet Telephony. TMCnet is the leading source of news and articles for the communications and technology industries, and is read by as many as 1.5 million unique visitors monthly. TMC produces a variety of trade events, including ITEXPO, the world's leading business technology event, as well as industry events: Asterisk World; AstriCon; ChannelVision (CVx) Expo; Currency 2.0; Customer Experience (CX) Hot Trends Symposium; DevCon5 - HTML5 & Mobile App Developer Conference; LatinComm Conference and Expo; M2M Evolution Conference & Expo; SmartVoice Conference; Software Telco Congress; Super Wi-Fi Summit - The Global Spectrum Sharing and TV White Space Event; SIP Trunking, Unified Communications & WebRTC Seminars; Wearable Tech Conference & Expo III; Fitness and Sports Wearable Technology (FAST) Expo II, WebRTC Conference & Expo IV; and more. Visit TMC Events for additional information.

TMC Media and Analyst Contact:           

Ashley Baster  

Connect2 Communications        

(919) 435-9112 


Edited by Maurice Nagle

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