SOURCE: MetTel

September 17, 2013 06:00 ET

MetTel Promotes Joseph Farano to General Counsel

Brings Unique Combination of Technology Operations, Engineering & Legal Experience to MetTel Executive Team

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Sep 17, 2013) - MetTel, a leading provider of IP-enabled communications services for enterprise and government customers, today announced Joseph P. Farano has been promoted to General Counsel.

Farano has served as MetTel's in-house counsel since September 2010. As the company's chief in-house attorney, Farano will continue to advise MetTel's executive management team and will play a larger role in executing on the company's plans for sustained long-term growth.

"Joe's responsiveness, attention to detail and persistence have made him an invaluable asset to our executive, sales and operations teams," said MetTel CEO Marshall Aronow. "In addition to his expertise in the legal arena, Joe has a broad range of technical experience. His unique skill set has proven to be extremely valuable in corporate commercial and finance matters, regulatory compliance, and interfacing with carriers, partners and agents."

Before pursuing law, Farano held development and leadership roles of increasing responsibility within the telecommunications sector. He received his law degree from Seton Hall University School of Law and joined Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP as an associate in the capital markets group, where he advised clients on a variety of securities law and corporate governance matters. He is a member of the bar in both New York and New Jersey, and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering.

MetTel combines the security of North America's most trusted carriers with the convenience of using one provider with a single point-of-contact in the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico. Interconnected with most wireline and wireless service providers, MetTel continues to grow and diversify its own network to get closer to customers looking for unique network solutions that help reduce total enterprise telecommunications costs, improve network performance and increase productivity.

For more information about MetTel services and products visit www.MetTel.net or call 1.877.963.8663 for a free telecommunications review by a MetTel business consultant.

About MetTel
From traditional voice services to a Global MPLS Network and VoIP technologies, MetTel provides a complete portfolio of wireless and wireline services to clients throughout the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico and beyond. MetTel is redefining telecommunications by converging all communications over a single network with one cost-effective provider managing all voice and data communications services. The company combines extensive strategic partnerships with a powerful platform of proprietary, cloud-based software including the MetOne® Portal, a tool that brings together every product and service from every carrier for every size customer and enables clients to manage expenditures from one simple, easy to use interface. Founded in 1996 and headquartered in New York City, MetTel delivers unmatched solutions and services at competitive prices, backed up by superior, domestic-based customer service. For more information visit www.mettel.net.

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