Jamesburg, NJ (PressExposure) October 20, 2009 -- VoicePulse announced, today, that it has hired Christopher Y. Silk as its new Chief Executive Officer. Silk will report to the company's Board of Directors. Founder and former President/CEO, Ravi Sakaria, will serve as Chairman of the Board.
This transition allows Sakaria to focus on the company's overall direction and strategy. Sakaria sees Chris as the right person to continue and grow VoicePulse's success as an industry leader in quality VoIP products and unmatched customer service.
"I am confident that, by hiring Chris, I have strengthened VoicePulse's ability to deliver innovative services based on VoIP technology and capitalize on the company's core competencies," Sakaria explains. "Chris' combination of management, financial and sales skills are a clear match for VoicePulse and I'm extremely excited about the company's future under his capable leadership."
Mr. Silk was brought on to accelerate the growth of the company and to build upon its core competencies. He brings with him a wealth of experience in operations management, sales strategy and business development.
"I am very excited about the opportunity to join VoicePulse in this leadership role," says Silk. "This is a company I have known well for the last 5 years and I believe we are ideally positioned for continued success. Ravi, Ketan and the rest of the VoicePulse team have built an incredible foundation which will support a world class telecommunications company." Silk adds, "It is our goal to take this foundation and move aggressively forward as an industry leader in VoIP technology."
Silk's career has spanned over 15 years in the telecommunications industry, including leadership roles with Verizon, UUNET and SBC. He was also the CEO of a private cable company where he worked on several acquisitions as the "Mom & Pop" Private Cable industry evolved into consolidation. Silk's experience and expertise will be the driving force behind VoicePulse's continued success.