Telefónica Digital’s Tim Marsden to Present ITEXPO Miami Keynote

  Telefónica Digital’s Tim Marsden to Present ITEXPO Miami Keynote

  Marsden to present innovative business strategies on hot cloud topics list
                          Jan. 30 – Feb. 1 in Miami

ITEXPO East 2013

Business Wire

NORWALK, Conn. -- January 9, 2013

TMC announced that Tim Marsden, Director of Telefónica Digital’s worldwide
cloud vertical, will deliver the afternoon keynote address at ITEXPO Miami on
Wednesday, January 30, at 3:30 p.m. EST. ITEXPO, the world’s largest and
best-attended communications and technology trade show, is being held January
30 – February 1 at the Miami Beach Convention Center in Miami, Florida.

“The key theme [of the keynote speech] will be around the opportunity for
telcos in the cloud, key areas we believe telcos can differentiate and
criteria for their success based on Telefónica experiences so far,” said
Marcelo Caputo, CEO of Telefónica USA. “We are delighted to have Tim Marsden,
the person behind the global cloud strategy for Telefónica at ITEXPO.”

Marsden drives Telefónica Digital’s business strategy and portfolio management
and development for cloud. As director, he oversees continuous business
development, P&L performance, operator alliances and goes to market both
directly and through Telefónica operating businesses.

Previously, Marsden worked with Hewlett-Packard Communications, Media and
Entertainment for over 5 years where he led their Applications & Cloud
Enablement services helping communications providers to grow their cloud, M2M
and Apps businesses. Marsden has also been instrumental in new product
innovations. Collectively, Marsden has over 20 years’ experience in IT and
communications.

“Digital services continue to be a driving force in creating successful
business models,” said Rich Tehrani, ITEXPO Chairman and CEO of TMC. “We’re
pleased to welcome Tim Marsden to ITEXPO Miami. His wealth of experience and
knowledge in the IT and communications field, in addition to his worldwide
reach, will provide attendees with a unique perspective of succeeding.”

Registration for ITEXPO is now open. For a limited time – the Platinum Pass is
$99, and allows access to all ITEXPO Conference Events. Your ITEXPO conference
registration also includes access to sessions within the collocated Asterisk
World and Cloud4SMB programs.

ITEXPO is proudly supported by: Diamond Sponsors: Digium, Telefónica; Platinum
Sponsors: AudioCodes, NETXUSA, Interactive Intelligence, Sansay; Gold
Sponsors: Adtran, Commlogik, 888VoIP, Genesys, Sagemcom, Sangoma, snom, tw
telecom, TAQUA, Vitelity, Voxbone, Yealink.

For information about exhibitor or sponsorship opportunities for ITEXPO Miami,
contact Joe Fabiano, 203-852-6800 x132 or Maureen Gambino, 203-852-6800 x109.
For media registration, contact Ashley Baster.

For the latest ITEXPO news, updates and information, follow on Twitter at
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to learn the benefits of joining the social team.

About Telefónica:

Telefónica is one of the largest telecommunications companies in the world in
terms of market capitalisation and number of customers. From this outstanding
position in the industry, and with its mobile, fixed and broadband businesses
as the key drivers of its growth, Telefónica has focused its strategy on
becoming a leading company in the digital world. The company hasoperations in
25 countries and a customer base that amounts close to 315 million accesses
around the world. Telefónica has a strong presence in Spain, Europe and Latin
America, where the company focuses an important part of its growth strategy.
Telefónica is a 100% listed company, with more than 1.5 million direct
shareholders. Its share capital currently comprises 4.551.024.586 ordinary
shares traded on the Spanish Stock Market (Madrid, Barcelona, Bilbao and
Valencia) and on those in London, New York, Lima, and Buenos Aires.

About TMC:

TMC is a global, integrated media company that helps clients build communities
in print, in person and online.TMC publishes multiple magazines including
CUSTOMER, INTERNET TELEPHONY, M2M Evolution and Cloud Computing. TMCnet is
read by as many as 1.5 million unique visitors each month, and is the leading
source of news and articles for the communications and technology industries.
TMC is also the producer of ITEXPO, the world’s leading B2B communications
event, as well as industry events: M2M Evolution; Cloud4SMB Expo; DevCon5;
Super Wi-Fi Summit, CVx; Asterisk World; StartupCamp, and more. Visit TMC
Events for a complete listing and further information.

Contact:

Media and Analyst Contact:
Connect2 Communications
Sue O’Keefe, 508-494-7771
sue.okeefe@connect2comm.com