ShoreTel, a communications company that counts Shake Shack among its clients, also recently signed a lease for a full-floor space. It will replace the company’s 15,000-square-foot office at 245 West 17th Street in Chelsea, a 12-story loft building that will be converted to apartments, said Heather Bennett, a ShoreTel vice president.
Monthly Archives: August 2012
When the Network Operations Center (NOC) group within the Shoretel Cloud Division got together recently for training and team building, bowling, golf and gaming wasn’t part of the weekend agenda. Instead, the group wanted to do something together that would make a difference in the Manhattan community. It chose to volunteer for Citymeals, one of the largest meals-on-wheels programs in the U.S. Citymeals provides 1.8 million meals to more than 16,500 elderly New Yorkers each year.
ShoreTel consultants worked with the Aspire IT staff to design and implement a scalable VoIP phone system that would give the company the functionality, reliability and cost savings it desired.
We are very proud to share that once again, M5 Networks, now ShoreTel’s Cloud division is among the Inc. 5000 fastest growing private companies.
M5 Networks, now ShoreTel’s Cloud Division, number 2,308 on its sixth annual Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest growing private companies.
Verizon workers who are members of the Communication Workers of America and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers appear likely to strike within the next couple of weeks if an agreement on contract terms can’t be reached.
We teamed up with our partner InsightSquared, for this webinar on how better data leads to better business. It was led by Jim Schuchart, Director of Sales at InsightSquared, and Brent Barbara, VP of Client Solutions and Alliances at M5, with a guest appearance by Lisa Iannone, VP & Senior Parter at Hobson Associates.
If you’re attending SpeechTEK 2012, make sure to visit ShoreTel’s Cloud Division, formerly M5 Networks, at booth 615. Also, you won’t want to miss Brent Barbara, Sr. Director of Alliances and Solutions Engineering as he discusses, “Voice-The Fundamental Instrument of Business … Continued
Danny Cahill started at Hobson Associates, one of the oldest privately held search firms in the country, right out of college. He became its Rookie of the Year, top producer and general manager by the age of 26. At 27 he bought the company and has since built it into one of the country’s largest search firms specializing in Software Sales, Biotech Sales and Industrial Sales talent. He is the only industry “guru” that runs a search firm every day. Danny is a huge fan of cloud phone systems for the staffing industry, but don’t take our word for it. Here’s what he has to say:
“Rarely am I able to introduce ROI on day one,” admits Pernai. “But because of M5, our employees can work from home, enabling us to downsize our office space and reduce office expense overhead by two-thirds. Additionally, our phone expense has dropped 50 percent each month compared with what we were spending with our old carrier.”