Category: PR Vibes™

Interview Q&A with Vivek Badrinath

Interview Q&A with Vivek Badrinath, Executive Vice President, Networks, Carriers, Platforms, and Infrastructure at Orange, and Chairman of the Broadband World Forum Europe 2009 Welcome to PR Vibes™, Created by Calysto Communications to provide you with key insights into the publications and events in the telecommunications industry. Today, we’re featuring a short interview with Vivek […]

Paula Bernier Joins Internet Telephony

Paula Bernier has joined Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC) as executive editor of INTERNET TELEPHONY, NGN and Unified Communications magazines. As executive editor, Paula will oversee editorial content and operations of the three publications. An 18-year veteran of reporting in the communications industry, Paula has served as a freelance blogger and feature-writer for various communications industry […]

Network Computing Relaunches Online

The former print publication, which shut down in 2008, has relaunched in a digital format. Network Computing will now publish quarterly editions online. Mike Fratto serves as the editor. He is also the managing editor of labs for InformationWeek and editor of Byte and Switch. Mike previously served as a senior technology editor for the […]

WSJ Reporters Swap Beats

Amol Sharma, previously a telecommunications reporter for The Wall Street Journal, is now a correspondent in New Delhi, India. He has swapped positions with Niraj Sheth, the former New Delhi correspondent who is now a telecommunications reporter in New York. Niraj previously covered the technology industry, the economy, politics and culture in India.

Calysto Communications and CEO Laura Borgstede Named “Top Tech Communicators” in PRSourceCode’s Survey of Leading Tech Journalists

Calysto was recognized as a leading medium-sized public relations agency in PRSourceCode’s fourth annual “Top Tech Communicators” study. Laura Borgstede, CEO and founder of Calysto Communications, was also personally voted a Top Tech PR Pro in the same study. PRSourceCode’s “Top Tech Communicators” study ranks the top large, mid-sized, and small PR agencies – as […]

Dedication: Peter Lambert: 1955 – 2009

Peter D. Lambert, 54, of Venice, Florida died Sunday, July 19, 2009. Peter was born in Cape Cod, Mass. He was highly respected and well known in the cable and telecommunications technology industry for more than 25 years. His most recent venture was as senior editor of Screenplays Magazine, a technical journal for the broadband […]

Telephony/Connected Planet

Penton Media announced the launch of Connected Planet, a publication that will replace Telephony magazine. The publication will launch in September and will target service providers and enterprise users of advanced telecommunications, IT, and mobile networking services and will bring focus to the technologies and real-world examples that demonstrate how the combination of IT and […]

RCR Wireless News Launches September 1st

Arden Media announced that RCR Wireless News will return on September 1, 2009 and named Tracy Ford and Dan Meyers as Editors. Tracy started with the former RCR Wireless News in 1990 and was most recently its associate publisher and editor, is responsible for overall editorial direction. Dan, previously managing editor of RCR Wireless News […]

The Sale of BusinessWeek

McGraw-Hill announced that it is looking to sell BusinessWeek. The publication debuted in 1929; BusinessWeek reportedly lost nearly $75 million in 2008 and has already lost about $20 million in 2009. Steadily declining ad sales are said to be the reason for the sale.

Communications Daily Launches Broadband Stimulus Today

Communications Daily has launched a new daily feature that will follow the new $7 billion-plus broadband infrastructure spending program. The feature will offer a comprehensive explanation of the relationships between public policy, regulatory action and the telecom and mass media marketplace.