SOURCE: Vocalocity

Vocalocity

October 14, 2009 09:00 ET

Peter Dunning Joins Vocalocity as CEO

ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwire - October 14, 2009) - Vocalocity, the leading provider of small business VoIP services, today announced Peter Dunning has joined the company as its new CEO. Dunning was hired after current CEO and Vocalocity founder Boris Jerkunica announced he will step down from the CEO position. Jerkunica will remain involved in Vocalocity serving as Chairman.

Dunning joins Vocalocity from SAP America, Inc., where he served as executive vice president, strategic industries. Dunning managed a team of more than 500 employees in one of SAP's largest and fastest-growing divisions. Dunning will look to apply his operational experience at Vocalocity, helping the company improve upon its track record of consistent year-over-year growth.

"Dunning is a proven leader with an impressive track record of driving revenue growth," said Boris Jerkunica, Chairman and Co-Founder of Vocalocity. "Dunning will help us expand and improve the products and services we deliver for customers. We're fortunate to have him on our team and look forward to entering this new phase of growth for the company."

In addition to SAP, Dunning held several other executive positions prior to joining Vocalocity, including president of RightNow Technologies and executive vice president and general manager for S1 Corporation. He has also served in founder/CEO roles at start-up companies such as Omnexus N.V. and FacilityPro.com.

"Vocalocity has an impressive track record so far, having grown more than 70% per year for the past three years," said Dunning. "Business VoIP is one of the most exciting areas today, not only for the obvious reasons of helping small businesses reduce costs, but also for helping businesses become more efficient and competitive. I look forward to helping the company continue its impressive track record of growth and customer service, while looking for new ways to serve our customers better."

ABOUT VOCALOCITY

Vocalocity, founded in 2003, is the leading provider of Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) communication services for small businesses with fewer than 50 employees. Vocalocity powers small businesses with its core offering, VocalocityPBX, a business VoIP solution that provides them with the quality and reliability of traditional PBX phone system, with more features, flexibility and cost savings. Vocalocity helps small businesses compete more effectively, by giving them the communication services traditionally reserved for larger organizations, at small business prices. For more information about Vocalocity, please visit www.vocalocity.com or call 678.528.9000.