Karissa Campbell

About Karissa Campbell

Karissa has more than 17 years of broad experience in the communications industry, and first joined JSA in 2009. Adapting quickly to JSA and the overall telecom industry as a whole, Karissa rapidly advanced to her current role of today: Vice President, Marketing & Account Strategy. She is responsible for overseeing the marketing initiatives for JSA and leading accounts with overall strategy and project management; media and analyst outreach; press release and article writing; social media; blogging; and more.

Tri State Area Federal Credit Union Chooses FirstLight Internet, Voice

By | 2018-04-17T09:18:07+00:00 April 19th, 2018|Categories: customer win, Data Center, fiber network, Financial, Internet, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, voice, voice and data company|Tags: , , , , , , |

FirstLight’s Fiber Optic Internet and Voice to Serve Bennington, VT Location Tri State Area Federal Credit Union, formerly Hoosick Federal Credit Union, has selected FirstLight for Internet and Voice services for its Bennington, VT location. Tri State Area Federal Credit Union (FCU) is a small, up and coming ($24MM) community chartered not-for-profit doing business in the [...]

Brightlink Offers New White-Label Virtual PBX Solution

By | 2018-04-17T08:56:48+00:00 April 17th, 2018|Categories: channel partners, cloud, cloud computing, Cloud Platform, Cloud service provider, Global Telecommunications, Hosted Voice, hosting, IP Solutions, Telecom, telecom conference, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, Virtual PBX|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Channel Partners Can Tap into Brightlink’s Award-Winning Cloud Services Built for Flexible Communications Just in time for the 2018 Channel Partners Conference & Expo, Brightlink, the premier IP communications provider delivering carrier-grade voice, messaging and application-based services is introducing its Virtual PBX Solution as a new service. As an integral part of the company’s growing Channel [...]

JSA’s Women’s Speaking Initiative – Last Day to Submit April 13!

By | 2018-04-06T12:18:05+00:00 April 6th, 2018|Categories: call for speakers, tech, tech event, Technology, Telco 2.0, Telecom, Telecom Careers, telecom conference, Telecom Exchange, telecom industry blog, telecom networking event, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, women in tech, women in telecom|Tags: , , , , |

Interested in being part of JSA's Women’s Speaking Initiative? Apply by April 13! It is an exciting time for women in tech and telecom, and JSA is honored to be part of the growth we are seeing for women in these industries. Last month, we announced the launch the Women’s Speaking Initiative (WSI), the program that [...]

Ready to Rappel – Brightlink Sponsors “Over the Edge” Special Olympics Georgia Event

By | 2018-04-06T10:05:10+00:00 April 6th, 2018|Categories: Charity, cloud, enterprise, Events, messaging, SMS, Telecom, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, voice, voice and data company|Tags: , , , , |

As part of Brightlink’s engagement in the Atlanta community, the company’s sponsorship will contribute to the May 5 event that benefits year-round training training and competition for more than 27, 115 Special Olympics Georgia athletes. Brightlink IP, the premier IP communications provider delivering carrier-grade voice, messaging and application-based services, announces today that it is a return [...]

Timeshare Company Taps FirstLight for Internet and Voice

By | 2018-03-20T11:38:42+00:00 March 20th, 2018|Categories: cloud, customer win, dark fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, High Speed Internet, Internet, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, voice|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Leading Online Marketplace, Vacation Innovations, Selects FirstLight for High Uptime, Availability, and Exceptional Customer Service Vacation Innovations, an online marketing company that specializes in vacation ownership advertising, sales, rentals and brokerage services, has selected FirstLight as its primary Internet and voice solutions provider. SellMyTimeshareNow.com, which is part of the Vacation Innovations’ family of brands, has been [...]

LightRiver Turns 20!

By | 2018-03-15T15:25:20+00:00 March 15th, 2018|Categories: business expansion, Factory Built Network, General, global expansion, SDN, Software Defined Networking, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom marketing, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , |

20-Year Milestone Marks an Exciting Time of Expansions, Enhanced Service Offerings, and Innovation Happy anniversary to The LightRiver Companies, the premier optical network integration solution provider for next generation, multi-vendor, Factory Built Networks® and netFLEX®, Transport Domain Orchestration Software solutions! This month, the company is celebrating its 20-year anniversary. Founded in 1998, LightRiver offers a multi-vendor [...]

It’s a New Day in Telecom – for Women! JSA Launches Women’s Speaking Initiative (WSI)

By | 2018-03-12T13:03:07+00:00 March 12th, 2018|Categories: Telecom, telecom conference, telecom event, Telecom Exchange, telecom industry blog, telecom networking event, telecom news, Telecom News & Trends (TNT), telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, women in telecom|Tags: , , , , , , |

Gender diversity in telecom is rising steadily, with more female representation at the top level particularly in the areas of telecom, staples and utilities, according to a Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BoFAML) report, with findings released today. Quoted from the article, “The diversity of S&P 500 boards has been steadily improving over the last decade, [...]

IoT and the Data Center – Tune in Friday for Next Virtual CEO Roundtable

By | 2018-03-06T10:31:59+00:00 March 6th, 2018|Categories: c-level, Data Center, IoT, JSA TV, JSA TV Virtual Roundtables, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, telecom tv, telecom video|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

JSA’s Virtual CEO Roundtable 2018 Series Continues, Welcoming Moderator from Nemertes Research and C-Level Panelists from Cog Systems, DataBank and Interpublic Group of Companies (IPG) We are excited to announce JSA's latest Virtual CEO Roundtable installment, “IoT and the Data Center,” to be webcast this Friday, March 9 at 11:30 AM ET. CEO of Nemertes Research, [...]

Company to Watch: Teliax Discusses Plans for 2018 with JSA TV

By | 2018-03-01T16:25:36+00:00 March 1st, 2018|Categories: carrier, enterprise, global carrier, JSA TV, Telecom, telecom conference, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom industry vlog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecom News Vlog, telecom tv, telecom video, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , |

Teliax: a worldwide leader in voice innovation and intelligent business solutions Melinda Ferguson chats with JSA TV at PTC'18  and tells us why Teliax is a company to watch in 2018. In the interview, Melinda discusses the company's growth goals for the year,  which involve ramping up its services for enterprises, its unique IVY partnership program,  [...]

Cool Water: Data Centers, Re-imagined

By | 2018-02-27T14:40:22+00:00 February 27th, 2018|Categories: Cold Aisle Containment, Data Center, data center design, data center news, Global Telecommunications, green data center, JSA TV, Telecom, telecom conference, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom industry vlog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Vlog, telecom tv, telecom video, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , |

New JSA TV with Nautilus CEO on Next-Generation, Water-Cooled Data Centers Reimagining how to do data centers is Nautilus Data Technologies, a global pioneer in data center technology, leading a fundamental shift in the data center industry. We all know that data centers  consume vast amounts of energy, water and chemicals. To address these particularly environmental [...]

Building a Better Internet: VostroNet on JSA TV

By | 2018-02-23T13:03:40+00:00 February 23rd, 2018|Categories: High Speed Internet, Internet, Telecom, telecom conference, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom industry vlog, telecom interview, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, telecom tv, telecom video, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , |

Ensuring a better internet experience is something we all strive for in this industry - and we're excited to introduce you to VostroNet, a company that is making this happen. Maximizing internet value for Student Accommodation, Public Wi-Fi Residential Precincts and Hotels CEO of VostroNet, Jonathan Runge, talks with JSA TV at PTC'18 about the company's [...]

Antin to Acquire FirstLight from Oak Hill Capital Partners

By | 2018-02-21T12:03:23+00:00 February 21st, 2018|Categories: Acquisition, business acquisition, business investment, business partnership, fiber network, Global Telecommunications, Telecom, telecom acquisition, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , |

Acquisition will further accelerate FirstLight’s growth and enhance capabilities for customers More big acquisition news for FirstLight! The company announced today that Antin Infrastructure Partners (“Antin”) has entered into a definitive agreement under which it will acquire FirstLight from Oak Hill Capital Partners IV (“Oak Hill”). Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. “We have [...]

Chatbots Change the Way We Do Business – New JSA TV with Midori Interactive

By | 2018-02-21T12:24:05+00:00 February 21st, 2018|Categories: AI, carrier, JSA TV, Technology, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom industry vlog, telecom interview, telecom news, telecom news blog, telecom tv, telecom video|Tags: , , , , |

Learn about the power and efficiency of chatbots for your business We’re excited to share another great JSA TV interview from PTC’18. Today’s feature is on Midori Interactive, a company established in 2017 by CEO Noah Rafalko that focuses on helping customers develop new revenue streams and improve customer service using multiple forms of communications; including [...]

Colo Atl’s Tim Kiser to Talk Cloud Revolution at DICE Southeast Data Center Conference & Expo in Atlanta

By | 2018-02-14T14:08:57+00:00 February 14th, 2018|Categories: CEO, cloud, colocation, Data Center, data center events, fiber, fiber optics, Telecom, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now|Tags: , , , , , , |

Highly Anticipated Event and “The Cloud Revolution: From Fiber to Cyber” Panel Takes Place on February 27 Colo Atl’s Owner and Founder Tim Kiser will serve as a panelist at the DICE Southeast | Data Center Investment Conference & Expo, on Tues., Feb. 27, 2018 at the American Cancer Society Center in Atlanta. Tim’s panel, “The [...]

Brightlink CTO Talks to JSA TV

By | 2018-02-14T12:12:28+00:00 February 14th, 2018|Categories: cloud, Cloud Platform, global expansion, hosting, Instant Messaging, IP Solutions, JSA TV, Network, SIP, Telecom, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom industry vlog, telecom interview, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, unified communications, voice|Tags: , , , , , , |

At PTC'18 Brightlink IP's Joe White Discusses Global Expansions and Platform Updates Jaymie had the pleasure of speaking to, for the first time on JSA TV, Brightlink IP CTO Joe White at PTC'18. In the video, Joe provides an overview of Brightlink's impressive services, including its new Liveview® platform, as well as the latest on company [...]

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