Accelerated Makes Changes
"Ed was a valuable member of our management team," stated Gary J. Sbona, the Company's Chief Executive Officer. "His knowledge of the large service provider market, combined with his leadership skills, has benefited the Company over the last year. We are pleased that Ed has agreed to continue as a consultant to the company through the summer."
Additionally, the Company announced the promotion of Pete Patel to senior vice president, engineering and operations. Patel has been vice president of operations at Accelerated Networks since early 1999. Patel has significant industry experience and is an outstanding manager with a strong working relationship with the engineering organization.