SOURCE: Digerati Technologies, Inc.
SAN ANTONIO, TX--(Marketwire - Jul 17, 2012) - Digerati Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: DTGI) (OTCQB: DTGI), an established and award-winning provider of cloud communication services, today announced the launch of a telesales campaign for Verizon with Beyond Contact Centers. The campaign will utilize Digerati's cloud communication system including its newly enhanced USA VoIP service for the outbound telemarketing of consumer products for Verizon.
Beyond Contact Centers, an international and multilingual call center operator, selected Digerati for its cloud-based communication system earlier this year. Beyond Contact Centers provides inbound and outbound sales, online interface and customer support campaigns for an enterprise client base that includes Fortune 500 companies.
Jose Antonio Mirabent, President and CEO of Beyond Contact Centers, stated, "We have been working on this project since selecting Digerati and are pleased that we will be launching this important campaign on their cloud-based network. Digerati not only provided a turn-key solution, but they facilitated the integration and development of key back-office functions that we are required to provide as part of our service offering."
Digerati also announced that it is discussing a variety of strategic transactions with Beyond Contact Centers to leverage the respective capabilities of each of the companies in providing communication solutions for other markets including the call center and small-to-medium sized business (SMB) market. The strategic relationship seeks to capitalize on the synergies that exist between the companies to accelerate growth strategies and create additional value for their respective shareholders.
Arthur L. Smith, Digerati's CEO, stated, "The launch of the Verizon campaign with Beyond Contact Centers comes at an opportune time shortly after the introduction of our new USA VoIP product. We were able to provide this strategic customer with an end-to-end solution that is moving them away from the legacy telephone network to the cloud for this call center application. We look forward to exploring the other strategic opportunities with the management team at Beyond Contact Centers."
Digerati is a three-time recipient of Deloitte and Touche's Fast 500 Award for recognition as one of the 500 fastest growing technology companies in North America. Digerati is meeting the global needs of businesses that are seeking simple, flexible, and cost-effective communication solutions. Digerati's cloud-based services include a fully hosted IP/PBX, VoIP transport, SIP trunking, data storage, and customized VoIP solutions for specialized applications. Services are delivered with unparalleled reliability and performance over Digerati's carrier-class global VoIP network, which has been built over the course of a decade. For more information visit www.digerati-inc.com.
The information in this news release includes certain forward-looking statements that are based upon management's expectations and assumptions about certain risks and uncertainties that can affect future events. Although management believes these assumptions and expectations to be reasonable on the date of this news release, these risks and uncertainties may cause actual events to differ from those contained in this news release. The risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to, continuing as a going concern, availability and cost of our present vendors and suppliers, and absence of any change in government regulations or other costs associated with data transmission over the Internet or transmissions in foreign countries.