January 23, 2009
Microsoft Response Point General Manager John Frederiksen to Deliver Keynote Address at ITEXPO EAST 2009 in Miami
Tuesday, February 3rd 10:00 AM Session
Innovating for Business Success During Periods of Economic Uncertainty
Norwalk, CT – January 23, 2009 - Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC) and Microsoft Corporation today announced that Microsoft General Manager John Frederiksen will deliver a keynote address at ITEXPO (News - Alert) East 2009 in Miami on Tuesday, February 3rd at 10:00 AM.
John Frederiksen is the new General Manager of Response Point, Microsoft’s (News - Alert) IP-based phone system software for small businesses. John leads the Response Point team’s Product Development, Marketing and Business Development organizations - with a charter to bring advanced communications and collaboration to small businesses. In his Keynote address, he will discuss investing in innovation and how firms that are committed to innovation drive their businesses forward.
“I look forward to spending time with our partners and colleagues at ITEXPO, and I think the upcoming Miami show will be one of best ever,” said Microsoft’s John Frederiksen. “Anyone interested in learning more about the latest developments in IP communications technologies for the SMB market should attend ITEXPO, and join us at the Response Point Solution Seminar.”
“Microsoft continues to make an increasing commitment to ITEXPO, and our Miami program will feature the most extensive collaboration between TMC (News - Alert) and Microsoft to date,” said Rich Tehrani, TMC President and ITEXPO Conference Chairman. “Between John Frederiksen’s Keynote address, and dozens of Microsoft executives and partners who will share their expertise in the Response Point Seminar, we’re confident that ITEXPO will help attendees learn how to identify and capitalize on new business opportunities using Microsoft’s latest VoIP solutions.”
The free multi-session Microsoft Response Point Solution Seminar, will take place February 3-4, during ITEXPO. It will help VARs and Agents identify business opportunities associated with the Response Point VoIP system, and will deliver the hands-on technical training needed to capitalize on these opportunities. Registration for ITEXPO and the free Response Point Seminar is now open at www.itexpo.com.
Frederiksen is a 15 year veteran of Microsoft, with broad experiences in Product Management and Services. He directed Microsoft Services Product Management and Marketing groups, delivering the marketing needs of Microsoft’s 15,000 employee-strong Enterprise Support and Consulting Services business. He also has managed the microsoft.com website, which is one of the world’s busiest online properties. Earlier in his career, he owned Product Management for Windows Client, the Windows Server businesses and he lead the launches of Windows XP and Windows 2000 Server. John holds a BSEE from Lehigh University and an MBA from the Darden School at the University of Virginia.
Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC) is an integrated global media company helping clients build communities in print, in person and online. TMC publishes Customer Interaction Solutions, INTERNET TELEPHONY, Unified Communications (News - Alert), and NGN magazines. TMC is also the first publisher to test new products in its own on-site laboratories, TMC Labs. TMCnet, TMC's Web site, is the leading source of news and articles for the communications and technology industries. TMCnet is read by two to three million unique visitors each month worldwide, according to Webtrends. For more information about TMC, visit www.tmcnet.com.
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Waggener Edstrom For Immediate Release PR (for ITEXPO)
Edited by Stefania Viscusi