SOURCE: AltiGen Communications

AltiGen Communications

October 03, 2014 18:11 ET

AltiGen Communications, Inc. Announces Appointment of Philip M. McDermott and Joseph A. Antellocy to Its Board of Directors

SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwired - Oct 3, 2014) - AltiGen Communications, Inc. (OTCQX: ATGN), a leading provider of premise and cloud-based IP-PBX and Contact Center solutions, announced that Mr. McDermott and Mr. Antellocy have been appointed to the Board of Directors.

Mr. McDermott is currently Chief Financial Officer. Mr. McDermott has served AltiGen in this capacity since 1999. His long time experience in the communications industry includes positions at 3Com Corporation where he served as Director of Finance America Sales from 1995 to June 1999. Mr. McDermott has also held the position of VP of Finance, Operations, and Administration for Chipcom Corporation. Prior to Chipcom, Mr. McDermott served as CFO for four years at David Systems Inc. and has also held executive positions with Prentice Corporation and Northern Telecom. Mr. McDermott received certified Management Account accreditation from the Society of Management Accounting in Montreal, Canada.

Mr. Antellocy is currently a Senior Partner at Affinity Insurances and CEO of Trevconn Enterprises. Mr. Antellocy was SVP of Alliance Management for Fiserv's Credit Union Division from January 2009 to December 2012. Mr. Antellocy served as President of AFTECH, a Fiserv Business unit, from February 2002 to December of 2008 where he was instrumental in the development and distribution of AltiGen's IVR financial application. Mr. Antellocy held the positions of SVP of Sales and Marketing for three years and SVP of Operations for two years at CUSA Technologies, Inc. Mr. Antellocy was National Sales & Product Manager for VERSYSS for three years. Mr. Antellocy received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Marketing and Data Processing from Bloomsburg University, Bloomsburg, PA.

"We are pleased to welcome Philip and Joe to our Board," said Jeremiah Fleming, AltiGen's President and CEO. "Philip's in-depth financial acumen will greatly augment the board and provide key support as we execute our business strategy moving forward. Joe's extensive business knowledge and leadership experience will prove invaluable to help guide AltiGen as we explore new opportunities and develop existing strategies to advance AltiGen's growth in the years ahead."

About AltiGen Communications
AltiGen Communications, Inc. (OTCQX: ATGN) is a leading provider of premise and cloud-based IP-PBX and Contact Center solutions headquartered in Silicon Valley, California. Having more than 10,000 customers around the world, AltiGen solutions are designed for high reliability, ease of use, seamless integration to Microsoft infrastructure technologies, and are built on a scalable, open standards platform. Local sales, service and support are provided by AltiGen's worldwide network of over 300 certified partners. For more information, call 1-888-ALTIGEN or visit the web site at www.altigen.com.