Seasoned technology executive to drive telecom expense management innovation, supporting global expansion
ORANGE, Conn., Nov. 30, 2009 – Tangoe, Inc., the leading global provider of enterprise communications lifecycle management software and technology-enabled services, today announced Steve Shwartz has been appointed chief technology officer, effective immediately. As Tangoe’s solutions are increasingly utilized in global applications that span the entire lifecycle of communications expense management, Shwartz will be responsible for overseeing the continued development of the company’s existing technology assets as well as spearheading continued innovation of additional globally capable TEM solutions.
“As chief technology officer, Steve will bring a new dimension and breadth of perspective to the development and support of Tangoe’s telecom lifecycle management technologies,” stated Al Subbloie, president and CEO of Tangoe. “Steve’s insight and experience will be a strategic asset to Tangoe’s executive management team and he will serve a vital role in continuing Tangoe’s leadership in the global TEM marketplace. We are pleased to have this visionary technology leader, evangelist, and architect as the newest member of our team.”
Shwartz brings nearly twenty years of technology and management experience to Tangoe, most recently serving as Global CTO for a $1.5B technology-based financial services company. In addition, Shwartz co-founded two companies in the artificial intelligence area, Cognitive Systems and Intelligent Business Systems, and served as CTO for four startup organizations, helping those companies develop technology via outsourcing as well as building in-house development teams.
“Tangoe has clearly established itself as a leader by developing technologies and technology-based services that solve communications cost management problems in a way that others have not been able to achieve,” said Shwartz. “Tangoe’s committed management team and laser-like focus on achieving client results have placed the company at the top of its game. I’m proud to be joining Tangoe and look forward to contributing to the Company’s technology leadership and its continued success.”
Tangoe, Inc., the global leader in communications lifecycle management solutions, provides software, consulting, and technology-enabled managed services that help global organizations procure, manage, and control their fixed and mobile communications assets and their associated costs. Tangoe’s award-winning solutions enable dramatic cost reductions and productivity improvements that significantly contribute to enterprise profitability. Consistently ranked as one of the fastest growing technology companies in the United States, Tangoe has operational centers in Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, and Texas. Tangoe provides global solutions through both direct resource operations as well as a network of certified business partners.
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