SOURCE: Global Convergence Solutions, Inc.

Global Convergence Solutions, Inc.

May 01, 2012 08:00 ET

Global Convergence Solutions Hosts FunRUN for LIVESTRONG at Upcoming ITW Event

NEW YORK, NY and CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwire - May 1, 2012) - Global Convergence Solutions, Inc., a pioneer in next generation technologies for the global communications marketplace, today announces an increase in support and participation for its inaugural charity event during the upcoming International Telecoms Week (ITW), a global industry trade show, taking place on May 14-16 in Chicago. The event is funded and organized by GCS, in partnership with ITW, and 100% of the proceeds will benefit the LIVESTRONG charity organization. The LIVESTRONG charity is a renowned organization that improves quality of life for members of the global cancer community.

The event, a 5k run or 1 mile walk, will be held Monday, May 14 at 6:00 PM near Grant Park. All are welcome to walk, run, or just donate and cheer on the participants. GCS is funding the entire event which means 100% of all donations will go directly to LIVESTRONG. At the conclusion of the run, media and participants are invited to watch as GCS presents the total amount raised to LIVESTRONG executives in attendance.

"When we started GCS over five years ago, we always knew we wanted to create a company that allows us to give back to the community and contribute to worthy causes," states Neal Axelrad, CEO of GCS. "Fortunately, with the success we have enjoyed, we are now in the position to fund such a worthy organization as LIVESTRONG. The global telecommunications industry is filled with terrific people, most of which have been touched in some way by cancer. With this event, we hope to give our industry an opportunity to come together and join with LIVESTRONG in the fight to eradicate this disease."

For more information and to register, please visit The link will connect you to the LIVESTRONG fund raising site for direct donation processing.

About Global Convergence Solutions, Inc.

Headquartered in Skillman, NJ, GCS provides carrier solutions coupled with its professional support and network engineering services that surrounds session border control, soft-switch and other VoIP platforms. GCS' unparalleled expertise in the telecommunications marketplace provides carriers with the tools, technology and knowledge necessary to increase the value of their network by utilizing the most innovative, reliable and cost effective network communications solutions. For more information visit:

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