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Press Release -- May 19th, 2011
Source: NTT America
Tags: Ethernet, Exchange, IPv6

NTT America’s Michael Wheeler to Participate in Panel Discussion at International Telecoms Week 2011

Vice President of NTT America’s Global IP Network to share expertise on broadband growth in Latin America

WHAT:

Michael Wheeler, vice president of the Global IP Network business unit at NTT America, will participate in a workshop at International Telecoms Week (ITW) 2011 titled, “Regional Focus on Latin America: Keeping the Pace with a Rapidly Expanding Marketplace.”

This will be the second time this spring Wheeler has shared his expertise in telecommunications in Latin America at a high profile event. At Capacity LATAM in Sao Paulo, Brazil in March, he participated in “Monetizing Ethernet: Development, Challenges and Opportunities.” At ITW, NTT America and other  Tier-1 providers will collaborate and network with members of the global telecommunications community.

WHO:

Wheeler brings more than 15 years of sales management and operational experience in the Internet and data communications industry to NTT America, a wholly owned U.S. subsidiary of NTT Communications and a Tier-1 global IP network services provider.

In his current role as Vice President, Global IP Network (GIN) at NTT America, Wheeler is responsible for all financial, engineering, operational and customer relationship activities for the business unit. Previously, Wheeler led the sales and business development organization for the GIN Business Unit, including direct sales, account management, indirect channel sales, sales engineering, marketing, product management and business development activities.

WHEN:

Tuesday, May 24, 2011

2:30 to 3:15 p.m. Eastern Time

WHERE:

Marriott Wardman Park Hotel

2660 Woodley Road N.W.

Washington, D.C.

For more information on ITW, visit: http://www.internationaltelecomsweek.com/.

Media interested in meeting with Wheeler while at ITW should contact Katie James at 206.323.3733 or katie@nyhus.com.

About NTT America
NTT America is North America’s natural gateway to the Asia-Pacific region, with strong capabilities in the U.S. market. NTT America is the U.S. subsidiary of NTT Communications Corporation, the global data and IP services arm of a Fortune Global 500 telecom leader: Nippon Telegraph & Telephone Corporation (NTT). NTT America provides world-class Enterprise Hosting, managed network, and IP networking services for enterprise customers and service providers worldwide. For additional information on NTT America, visit us on the Web at www.us.ntt.com.

U.S. product information regarding the NTT Communications Global IP Network and its award winning IPv6 transit services may be found at http://www.us.ntt.net/, by calling 877-8NTT-NET (868-8638), or by emailing sales@us.ntt.net.  Join us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/NTTAmerica, follow NTT America on Twitter at @NTT_America or LinkedIn at http://www.linkedin.com/companies/ntt-america for up-to-date news and announcements.

About NTT Communications Corporation
NTT Communications provides a broad range of global networks, management solutions and IT services to customers worldwide.  The company is renowned for reliable, high-quality security, hosting, voice, data and IP services, as well as expertise in managed networks and leadership in IPv6 transit technology.  NTT Communications’ extensive infrastructure includes Arcstar Global IP-VPN and Global e-VLAN, as well as a Tier 1 IP backbone reaching more than 150 countries in partnership with major Internet service providers, and secure data centers in Asia, North America and Europe.  NTT Communications is the wholly-owned subsidiary of Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation, one of the world’s largest telecoms with listings on the Tokyo, London and New York stock exchanges.  Please visit www.ntt.com/index-e.html.

NTT, NTT Communications, and the NTT Communications logo are registered trademarks or trademarks of NIPPON TELEGRAPH AND TELEPHONE CORPORATION and/or its affiliates. All other referenced product names are trademarks of their respective owners. © 2011 NTT Communications

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Media Contacts: Cameron Bays and Katie James, Nyhus Communications for NTT America; 206.323.3733; cameron@nyhus.com, katie@nyhus.com

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