Katie Butcher – CEO and Founder of B-Lynk, a hosted PBX training company, has a diverse career history making her leadership style and passion for providing extraordinary services and customer care one of a kind. Her experience in selling hosted PBX solutions has driven her develop and design over 20 courses and customized programs for BroadSoft Service Providers and other IP PBX vendors. Prior to starting up B-Lynk, she served as the Director of Sales at Telovations, the largest BroadSoft Service provider in Florida. She was responsible for bringing the company into the Small to Medium Enterprise market, where Telovations focuses their efforts today. Her most recent position at Telovations was Director of Client Services where she managed Provisioning, Customer Service and Field and Training Services. Katie is a graduate of Iowa State University where she obtained her B.S. degree with a major in Transportation and Logistics.
David Byrd – Vice President Marketing and Sales and is responsible for the Broadvox marketing and channel sales programs to SMBs, enterprises and carriers as well as defining the product offering. Prior to joining Broadvox, David was the Vice President of Channels and Alliances for Eftia and Telcordia. As Director of eBusiness Development with i2 Technologies, he developed major partnerships with many of the leaders in Internet eCommerce and supply chain management. As CEO of Planet Hollywood Online he was a pioneer in using early internet technologies to build a branded entertainment and eCommerce website company partnered with Planet Hollywood. Having over twenty years of Telecom sales and marketing experience, he has held executive positions with Hewlett-Packard, Sprint and Ericsson. Mr. Byrd holds a Bachelor of Music degree with a Mathematics Cognate from Michigan State University.
Mark Lammert – CPA began his career in 1987 at Arthur Young & Company in their Tulsa, OK and Orlando, FL offices, where he was the lead auditor on Williams Communications Group (WilTel) audit and their acquisitions across the USA, among other engagements. He later joined for 7 years with Sprint / United Telephone (ILEC) as a tax manager, carrier services manager, and in charge of strategic business planning. He later joined Technologies Management, Inc. for 6 years where he was Director of Compliance Reporting and performed regulatory certifications (IXC, CLEC, OSP, etc). In 2002, he founded Compliance Solutions, where he is President of the company providing sales/CST/E911 tax compliance, FCC/PUC/USF compliance, tax rating services, product & service consulting/mapping for tax rating, federal and state corporate income tax services, Right of Way tax compliance, Property Tax Compliance, Gross Receipts/Franchise Tax compliance, Secretary of State compliance and Registered Agent Services.
Jonathan Lieberman is a proven telecommunications industry entrepreneur who has served in various executive leadership roles since 1992. After starting his career as a corporate attorney in 1988, Mr. Lieberman left the practice of law to join a telecom start-up offering services in Latin America. He was hooked and has focused his career on helping companies communicate more effectively ever since. Since 1997, Mr. Lieberman has served as President and CEO of IPFone (f/k/a ISN Telcom). During his tenure, the Company has become the leading hosted and managed PBX and broadband solution provider in the Southeast. In recognition of this achievement, IPFone became a founding member of the Cloud Communications Alliance (www.cloudcommunications.com)