Executive Suite: Frontier Videoconferencing Names New Vice President of Operations

Executive Suite: Frontier Videoconferencing Names New Vice President of Operations – Company Operations

Frontier Videoconferencing, a subsidiary of Frontier Corporation Wednesday announced the appointment of Charles Bernard as vice president, operations responsible for the management and strategic direction of Frontier Videoconferencing’s operations department, including meeting reservations and execution. Bernard, 34, was most recently business manager for Lucent Technologies Videoconferencing Center.)

“Charlie is a perfect match with Frontier Videoconferencing’s requirements for vice president of operations. He brings the knowledge and maturity we are looking for to provide the necessary leadership as we embark on the next level of growth,” said Bryan Walkey, Frontier Videoconferencing general manager and corporate vice president.

Bernard’s career includes 9 years at AT&T where he was Video Design Engineer for the company’s Video Tech Center, developing an end-to-end video network including hardware, strategic planning and infrastructure integration. In 1996 he joined Lucent technologies where he initiated, designed and developed the Videoconferencing Center, now a standard offer in the company’s portfolio of product offerings.

According to Bernard, the position at Frontier Videoconferencing attracted him because the company’s exclusive focus on end-to-end videoconferencing solutions enables it to respond quickly to both customer demand and to technological change.

“Frontier Videoconferencing is a world leader in dedicated videoconferencing and has a portfolio of products that are recognized as being among the most robust in the industry,” said Bernard. “In addition, the company is entrepreneurial and innovative and has an outstanding commitment to service support. I’m excited about contributing to such a focused and dynamic operation.”

Frontier Videoconferencing, headquartered in Boulder, Colorado, has a solid reputation as the quality leader for videoconferencing services worldwide. The company’s core expertise is multipoint bridging. Additional services include video room scheduling, evaluation of videoconferencing equipment and a satellite gateway connection service. Frontier Videoconferencing is a subsidiary of Frontier Corporation of Rochester, N.Y., a leading provider of integrated communications services including data applications, long distance, local telephone and wireless to business customers nationwide. More information on Frontier Videoconferencing may be obtained from the company’s website at www.frontiervtc.com.

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