TNN on the road

PEG & The Princess: PEG Employees Lend a hand to the Community

By |2014-03-10T10:44:43-05:00March 10th, 2014|Categories: bandwidth, Charity, community news, Telecom, telecom news, Telecom News & Trends (TNT), TNN on the Road|Tags: , , , , , , , |

After PEG Bandwidth employees returned to their hotel from a dinner on the eve of their All-Hands Meeting, a group of PEGers gathered in the restaurant area to relax, talk shop, and enjoy some drinks. Most of them noticed a mom and her young daughter at nearby tables filling gift bags of goodies that were falling [...]

Mile High Station Welcomes CoreSite’s Annual Networking Event

By |2013-04-30T08:26:08-05:00April 30th, 2013|Categories: TNN on the Road|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

  TNN is on the road and this time we were off to Denver, Colorado for CoreSite’s Colorado Metro Connect, now in its 8th year.  Colorado Metro Connect is a networking event geared towards telecom executives in the Rocky Mountain Region bringing together over 250 industry peers to meet and discuss the latest trends.  Mile High [...]

JSA Expands Its Events Department

By |2018-08-10T15:47:02-05:00March 11th, 2013|Categories: JS&A News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

In case you didn't hear our exciting news last week, JSA has expanded its events department. As you know, Jaymie Scotto & Associates (JSA), is the preeminent marketing, public relations and event-planning firm serving the telecommunications industry.  The events team not only orchestrates JSA’s own events, such as Telecom Exchange and Telecom One-on-One, but also manages customer events such as cocktail [...]

Hunter Newby Closes Day One of Metro Connect with a Spotlight on FirstNet

By |2013-02-20T23:15:20-05:00February 20th, 2013|Categories: TNN on the Road|Tags: , , , , , |

Hunter Newby, CEO of Allied Fiber, closed day one of Metro Connect in Miami by sharing exclusive video from a FirstNet board meeting. Hunter began with a poll of the audience-- asking if attendees knew of FirstNet.  Only a few select hands raised. Hunter then pressed play on his video-  where the members of the FirstNet [...]

Metro Connect Panel Shines a Spotlight on the Network and Explores How to Build for Success

By |2013-02-20T22:29:44-05:00February 20th, 2013|Categories: TNN on the Road|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Moderator Mike Hurley, VP of Sales and Marketing for Fibertech Networks, introduced panelists Paul Savill, SVP of Global Core Product Management at Level3, Jay Lawrence, CEO of NeXXcom Wireless, Larry Coleman, President of Sunesys and Don MacNeil, CMO of XO Communications.  Mike's brief history lesson illustrated that things don't last forever but for telecom, supply has [...]

Second Panel at Metro Connect 2013 Explores Financial and Strategic Analysis of M&A and Consolidation

By |2013-02-20T17:41:39-05:00February 20th, 2013|Categories: TNN on the Road|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Bjarni Thorvardarson, CEO of Hibernia Networks, kicked off the second panel discussion today at Metro Connect 2013.  The topic of the panel was Financial and Strategy Analysis of M&A and Consolidation in 2013 and Predictions for 2013.  Bjarni was joined on the panel by Gillis Cashman of M/C Partners, George Morgan of Ridgemont Equity Partners, and Steven Soraparu of [...]

CEOs Weigh In on Metro Market Opportunities and Threats on the Kick-off Panel at Metro Connect 2013

By |2013-02-20T15:22:45-05:00February 20th, 2013|Categories: TNN on the Road|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

  Fedor Smith, leading analyst at Atlantic-ACM monitored the kick-off panel at today's Metro Connect 2013.  The topic was mapping the metro market; particularly the opportunities and threats for 2013 and beyond.  Panelists include Kevin Coyne of Fiberlight, Kevin O'Hara of Integra Telecom, Clint Heiden of Sidera Networks and Dan Caruso, Zayo Group. Kevin Coyne kicked [...]

Touching Down in Toronto for Capacity North America 2012

By |2012-10-23T21:15:42-05:00October 23rd, 2012|Categories: Events, Innovating Intra & Inter-Regional Connectivity, TNN on the Road|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Efficiency and innovation are two topics that are carrying through Day 1 here at Capacity North America in Toronto. JSA clients have had a strong presence on the morning panels, with Zayo up first discussing the M&A Landscape. Next up was a panel that featured the CEO’s of Allied Fiber and Hibernia Atlantic speaking on the topic of Innovating Intra & Inter-Regional Connectivity. [...]

cnX6- Networking at its Finest

By |2018-08-10T15:35:42-05:00October 23rd, 2012|Categories: Events, TNN on the Road|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

It felt great to be back in Germany for the 6th annual international carrier networking event (cnX6)  on October 15-16. cnX6 is a 2-day event hosted by ancotel and DE-CIX, the carrier neutral leaders in the interconnection and peering segment. With over 280 attendees and 57 exhibitors, cnX6 offered managers and decision makers from international Internet [...]

Raising the Sails: tw telecom’s CEO on Innovation Driving Opportunity

By |2012-10-09T14:21:32-05:00October 9th, 2012|Categories: Conferences, economy, enterprise, JS&A News, technology trends, Telecom, telecom conference, Telecommunications, TNN on the Road|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

TNN is reporting on the road from Dallas, TX at COMPTEL Fall 2012.    COMPTEL’s bi-annual conference is in full swing today where everything is truly bigger at the Gaylord Texan in Dallas. tw telecom CEO, Larissa Herda gave a powerful keynote address on the benefits of competition and innovation in today’s world.   According to Larissa, [...]