Charles E. Levine joins Board of Directors of Elephant Talk Communications

02-Nov-2011   |    Go Back

We are pleased to announce the successful placement of Charles Levine to the Board of Elephant Talk. Charles joined the Board effective October 27th, 2011.

In a career spanning more than 30 years, Mr. Levine has held leadership positions at several companies in the telecommunications industry. As Chief Sales and Marketing officer at Sprint PCS, he led the fastest growing business in U.S. history. Mr Levine took the company from $0 revenue in 1996 to $13 billion in less than six years. At AT&T, between 1986 and 1993, Mr. Levine helped turn around a money-losing consumer products business. He led the company's product management organization, with profit and loss responsibility, and later, in a similar role, initiated a turn-around in the small business products market. At Octel communications Corp., he was responsible for Octel's service business, the fastest growing and most profitable segment of Octel's business.

Mr Levine began his career as a brand assistant with Procter & Gamble in 1977, then moving to General Electrics Company in 1983, from here he was recruited to join AT&T in 1986. Since his retirement as President of Sprint PCS in 2002, Mr. Levine has been an independent Corporate Director of both public and private companies. He serves as Chairman of the Board of Sierra Wireless and is a Director of Openwave and of Mobiwire.

 Elephant Talk Communications, Inc. (OTC.BB: ETAK) is an international provider of business software and services to the telecommunications and financial services industry.  Elephant Talk offers a full suite of products and services to global telecommunication companies, mobile network operators, banks, supermarkets, consumer product companies, media firms, and other businesses, that enables these companies to fully provide telecom services as part of their business offerings. The company offers various dynamic products that include remote health care, credit card fraud prevention, mobile internet ID security, multi-country discounted phone services, loyalty management services, and a whole range of other emerging customized mobile services.
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Susan Bishop
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Bishop Partners
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