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Telefónica Digital’s Tim Marsden to Present ITEXPO Miami Keynote

TMC announced that Tim Marsden, Director of Telefónica Digital’s worldwide cloud vertical, will deliver the afternoon keynote address at ITEXPO Miami on Wednesday, January 30, at 3:30 p.m. EST. ITEXPO, the world’s largest and best-attended communications and technology trade show, is being held January 30 – February 1 at the Miami Beach Convention Center in Miami, Florida.

“The key theme [of the keynote speech] will be around the opportunity for telcos in the cloud, key areas we believe telcos can differentiate and criteria for their success based on Telefónica experiences so far,” said Marcelo Caputo, CEO of Telefónica USA. “We are delighted to have Tim Marsden, the person behind the global cloud strategy for Telefónica at ITEXPO.”

Marsden drives Telefónica Digital’s business strategy and portfolio management and development for cloud. As director, he oversees continuous business development, P&L performance, operator alliances and goes to market both directly and through Telefónica operating businesses.

Previously, Marsden worked with Hewlett-Packard Communications, Media and Entertainment for over 5 years where he led their Applications & Cloud Enablement services helping communications providers to grow their cloud, M2M and Apps businesses. Marsden has also been instrumental in new product innovations. Collectively, Marsden has over 20 years’ experience in IT and communications.

“Digital services continue to be a driving force in creating successful business models,” said Rich Tehrani, ITEXPO Chairman and CEO of TMC. “We’re pleased to welcome Tim Marsden to ITEXPO Miami. His wealth of experience and knowledge in the IT and communications field, in addition to his worldwide reach, will provide attendees with a unique perspective of succeeding.”

Registration for ITEXPO is now open. For a limited time – the Platinum Pass is $99, and allows access to all ITEXPO Conference Events. Your ITEXPO conference registration also includes access to sessions within the collocated Asterisk World and Cloud4SMB programs.

ITEXPO is proudly supported by: Diamond Sponsors: Digium, Telefónica; Platinum Sponsors: AudioCodes, NETXUSA, Interactive Intelligence, Sansay; Gold Sponsors: Adtran, Commlogik, 888VoIP, Genesys, Sagemcom, Sangoma, snom, tw telecom, TAQUA, Vitelity, Voxbone, Yealink.

For information about exhibitor or sponsorship opportunities for ITEXPO Miami, contact Joe Fabiano, 203-852-6800 x132 or Maureen Gambino, 203-852-6800 x109. For media registration, contact Ashley Baster.

For the latest ITEXPO news, updates and information, follow on Twitter at #ITEXPO. Share news of your ITEXPO participation to your audience by distributing announcements, giveaways, relevant press releases, etc. through your social media channels. Contact TMC’s Diana Bakowski (203-852-6800 x122) to learn the benefits of joining the social team.

About Telefónica:

Telefónica is one of the largest telecommunications companies in the world in terms of market capitalisation and number of customers. From this outstanding position in the industry, and with its mobile, fixed and broadband businesses as the key drivers of its growth, Telefónica has focused its strategy on becoming a leading company in the digital world. The company has operations in 25 countries and a customer base that amounts close to 315 million accesses around the world. Telefónica has a strong presence in Spain, Europe and Latin America, where the company focuses an important part of its growth strategy. Telefónica is a 100% listed company, with more than 1.5 million direct shareholders. Its share capital currently comprises 4.551.024.586 ordinary shares traded on the Spanish Stock Market (Madrid, Barcelona, Bilbao and Valencia) and on those in London, New York, Lima, and Buenos Aires.

About TMC:

TMC is a global, integrated media company that helps clients build communities in print, in person and online. TMC publishes multiple magazines including CUSTOMER, INTERNET TELEPHONY, M2M Evolution and Cloud Computing. TMCnet is read by as many as 1.5 million unique visitors each month, and is the leading source of news and articles for the communications and technology industries. TMC is also the producer of ITEXPO, the world’s leading B2B communications event, as well as industry events: M2M Evolution; Cloud4SMB Expo; DevCon5; Super Wi-Fi Summit, CVx; Asterisk World; StartupCamp, and more. Visit TMC Events for a complete listing and further information.

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