SOURCE: VoiceObjects

September 06, 2007 09:00 ET

VoiceObjects Appoints Two Industry Veterans to Board of Directors

George Schmitt, Managing Director, Telesoft, and Royston Hoggarth, Former CEO, Cable & Wireless, Join Board

SAN MATEO, CA--(Marketwire - September 6, 2007) - VoiceObjects, the leading provider of adaptive self-service phone portals, today announced that George Schmitt and Royston Hoggarth have been elected to the VoiceObjects board of directors. They join Arjun Gupta, company CEO Beatriz Infante, and Jörg Überla on the company's board. Biographies of all the company's directors may be found on the company's website at

Schmitt is a managing director and SBIC director at TeleSoft Partners. He has more than 40 years of experience in the telecommunications industry. He serves on the boards of Calient Networks, Global Locate, Tele Atlas NV, and Teleworx.

Hoggarth is the former chief executive officer of Cable & Wireless in the U.K., Europe and the U.S., and he is currently the chairman of iPSL and managing director at Strategic Capital Associates. He is also a venture partner with Wellington Partners VC in Germany and holds board positions with Axon Global Solutions, IGM, Intercede and ANT.

"We are pleased to welcome George and Royston to the board of directors," said Beatriz Infante, chief executive officer, VoiceObjects. "They each bring a wealth of knowledge and experience that will be invaluable as VoiceObjects continues to set the standard for over-the-phone customer service excellence."

About VoiceObjects

VoiceObjects is redefining over-the-phone customer service for global enterprises and carriers. By delivering adaptive, cost-effective self-service phone portals, VoiceObjects enables organizations to personalize each caller's experience, to integrate phone self-service into comprehensive customer experience strategies, and to manage the complexity of the world's most sophisticated phone applications. VoiceObjects' award-winning phone application server software is used by leading companies, including Adobe, T-Mobile, and Volkswagen Financial Services, and provides personalized customer service experiences to more than 500 million callers each year. VoiceObjects is privately held and headquartered in San Mateo, Calif. For more information, please contact (650) 288-0299 or visit

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