August 26, 2016 2:47 AM ET

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Company Overview of Premiere Global Services, Inc.

Company Overview

Premiere Global Services, Inc. provides collaboration software and services in North America, Europe, and the Asia Pacific. Its collaboration platform enables business users and teams to connect and share ideas and manage projects with everywhere-access of the cloud technologies. The company’s solutions include iMeet, a Web, video, and audio conferencing solution that allow people to connect and collaborate online from computer, tablet, or smartphone; iMeetLive, a Webcasting and event streaming platform, which offers Webcasts for up to 10,000 attendees; iMeet Projects, a team workspace and project management platform for businesses to connect people and information in the cloud, enable teams...

3280 Peachtree Road, NE

The Terminus Building

Suite 1000

Atlanta, GA 30305-2422

United States

Founded in 1991

2,250 Employees

Phone:

404-262-8400

Fax:

404-262-8450

Key Executives for Premiere Global Services, Inc.

Chief Executive Officer and President
Age: 60
Founder and Director
Age: 56
Executive Chairman
Age: 50
Chief Financial Officer
Executive Vice President of Sales & Marketing and Senior Vice President of Advanced Strategies
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Premiere Global Services, Inc. Key Developments

Premiere Global Services, Inc. Launches All-in-one Web, Video and Audio Conferencing Solution, iMeet

Premiere Global Services, Inc. launched its all-in-one web, video and audio conferencing solution, iMeet®. The iMeet desktop application now includes instant message, presence, and video and voice calling features to enable teams to effectively communicate in-real time with internal and external colleagues throughout the workday. The latest release of iMeet enhances the desktop app experience with a host of new features that empower productivity and team collaboration in the workplace: IM and presence. Know when ones contacts are online and available and communicate anytime one need to. Voice & video calling. Using WebRTC technology iMeet's high-definition audio and video calling takes place instantly from a chat session. Easy file sharing. Get files out of email and put them in a personal central repository that can be quickly accessed outside of a meeting or shared in a chat session. Simpler login. An updated login flow allows one to register as an iMeet user. Faster meeting access. Get ones meeting connection details, start ones meeting, and join another person's meeting from one screen. New contacts features. Add iMeet room owners, registered users, and other people to one iMeet contacts to see when others are online and available.

PGi Announces Executive Changes

PGi announced the appointment of Kevin McAdams as its new Chief Financial Officer, effective immediately. McAdams has served in financial leadership positions at PGi for nine years, most recently as CFO for North America. He assumes the CFO role from David Trine, who will depart PGi later this 2016, to pursue other personal and professional endeavors after serving as PGi's CFO for seven years. McAdams has over 25 years of experience in business analysis, accounting processes, strategic planning and financial management. He began his career with KPMG, followed by roles as Executive Director of Business Analysis at Verizon Wireless, Executive Director of Finance at McKesson Corporation, CFO of ProfitServe LLC and Vice President of Finance and Chief Accounting Officer at MedQuest Associates.

Premiere Global Services, Inc. Announces Management Changes

Pursuant to the agreement and plan of merger, dated as of September 10, 2015, by and among Premiere Global Services, Inc. (“company”), Pangea Private Holdings II, LLC (“Parent”), and Pangea Merger Sub Inc. (“merger sub”), on December 8, 2015, merger sub was merged with and into the company, with the company surviving as a wholly owned subsidiary of parent. The members of the Premiere Global Services, Inc.'s Board of Directors resigned from the Board: Boland T. Jones, John R. Harris, John F. Cassidy, K. Robert Draughon, W. Steven Jones, Raymond H. Pirtle, Jr. and J. Walker Smith, Jr. These resignations were not a result of any disagreements between the company and the current directors on any matter relating to the company’s operations, policies or practices. In connection with merger, effective as of the effective time, Boland T. Jones resigned as the Chief Executive Officer of the company. Theodore P. Schrafft, the President of the company immediately prior to the effective time, has been appointed to assume the role of Chief Executive Officer of the company.

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