SOURCE: Alteva


June 26, 2013 13:27 ET

Alteva to Co-Chair UCaaS Professional Services Advisory Group

Alteva, in Conjunction With Lawyers Service Group, Will Educate Businesses on the Efficiencies of Mobile UCaaS

PHILADELPHIA, PA--(Marketwired - Jun 26, 2013) - Alteva (NYSE MKT: ALTV), a premier provider of hosted Unified-Communications-as-a-Service (UCaaS), announces the creation of a new Professional Services Advisory Group, co-chaired by Alteva Channel Manager, Michael Harakal III, and Michael Lamond CPA, CFE for the Lawyer Services Group. The Professional Services Advisory Group was established to facilitate the rapid adoption of Unified Communications and Collaboration, ultimately increasing business development and productivity, while promoting energy efficiency and reducing operating costs.

"I've been involved with the implementation of emerging technologies for over 40 years. In contributing to the formation of groups like PwC US' national marketing department, Philadelphia Chapter of the Association of Legal Administrator's LegalTech Conference, and the national conference, I recognize that Unified Communications and Collaboration can have a huge impact on professionals," comments Mike Lamond, President of the Lawyers Services Group, and Co-Chair of Alteva's Professional Services Advisory Group.

Realizing the shift to mobile communications, Alteva's Unified Communications-as-a-Service (UCaaS) solution enhances productivity and efficiency while simultaneously providing businesses with advanced features and functionality.

The Professional Services Advisory Group will utilize educational programs to introduce UCaaS and Collaboration to businesses, hosting a webinar and live event at Alteva's state-of-the-art Innovation Center on Wednesday, July 10, 2013 at 4PM EDT entitled: New Innovations in Personal Marketing. The presentation will address:

  • Why professional services marketing is becoming more collaborative and scientific
  • How this new generation of buyers and influencers are changing the way professional services firms should market
  • How the combination of research, strategy, unified communication and collaboration marketing can increase firm growth and profitability
  • How your communications platform can affect lead generation and business development
  • 3 key characteristics winning firms have over runner-up firms

Register Here for the webinar.

"Benchmark studies show that users can gain back an average of 60 minutes a day after implementing unified communications," comments Michael Harakal III. "Multiply that by your employees' hourly rate and instantly see the ROI."

For more information on the Professional Services Advisory Group, please reach out to Michael Harakal at 215.789.4020 or Mike Lamond at 609.332.5404.

Stay tuned to Alteva for news on upcoming conferences, webinars and live broadcasts addressing the significance of unified communications and collaboration technologies.

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About Alteva

Alteva (NYSE MKT: ALTV) is a premier provider of hosted Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS) that significantly enhances business productivity and efficiency. Alteva's UCaaS solution integrates and optimizes best-in-class cloud-based technologies and business applications to deliver a comprehensive voice, video and collaboration service for the office and mobile workforce. Alteva is committed to delivering meaningful value to our customers through a consistent, high quality and unified user experience across multiple devices, platforms and operating systems. These attributes have positioned Alteva as a leading hosted communications provider and the partner of choice for a growing number of business customers nationwide and internationally. To learn more about Alteva, please visit You can also follow Alteva on Twitter @AltevaInc or LinkedIn.