SOURCE: BroadSoft, Inc.

March 13, 2007 11:30 ET

BroadSoft Welcomes Jerry Inglert as New Vice President for Human Resources

Former Executive at MCI and eSpire to Manage BroadSoft's Recruitment and Global Expansion

GAITHERSBURG, MD -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 13, 2007 -- BroadSoft, Inc., a leading provider of VoIP application software, today announced the appointment of Jerry Inglert as the vice president of human resources. Inglert brings over 25 years of human resources expertise from Fortune 500 companies, including MCI, Sprint and Marriott Corp. His responsibilities include staffing, training and development and administration for all BroadSoft offices around the globe.

Prior to joining BroadSoft, Inglert served as the principal and executive vice president of New Vision, Inc., a human resources management firm, where he acted as a consultant to the senior management of Fortune 500 companies. Previously, he was senior vice president of Human Resources for eSpire Communications (now Time Warner Telecom), and vice president of Human Resources for MCI Telecommunications. Inglert also held executive positions or served as a consultant in human/employee relations at Marriott Corp., Primus Telecommunications, Mills Corp. and Sprint.

"We welcome Jerry's breadth of experience, integrity and accomplishments to the BroadSoft family. In particular, his skills at recruiting top talent, maintaining low employee turnover rates, and developing and implementing start-up plans for sales/customer support centers align greatly with our strategy," said Michael Tessler, CEO and president of BroadSoft. "Jerry will drive our international recruitment efforts to meet the needs of our growing customer list, while ensuring that BroadSoft continues to foster an enjoyable, opportunity-filled environment for our employees."

As a member of the senior executive management team, Inglert will serve as HR counsel on BroadSoft's global business initiatives. Also included in his responsibilities is management of the human resources functions for domestic and global operations, namely staffing, compensation, benefits, training and development, employee relations, and succession planning.

About BroadSoft

BroadSoft provides VoIP application software that enables the delivery of hosted telephony and multimedia services. Its flagship BroadWorks® technology empowers wireless, wireline and cable carriers to deliver next-generation voice and multimedia applications and advanced features that enable them to increase revenue, enhance competitive differentiation and elevate customer satisfaction. BroadSoft's family of carrier-class software products delivers the scale, open architecture and reliability that the world's leading telecommunications companies demand to serve mission-critical enterprise and residential broadband customers. BroadSoft provides VoIP applications to 7 of the top 10 and 13 of the top 25 largest carriers worldwide, as measured by recent annual revenue, including Korea Telecom, Singtel, Sprint, Telefonica de Espana, Telstra, T-Systems, and Verizon. For additional information, go to

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