Veteran Board Member Selected to Lead the Company’s Accelerated Growth Phase
SAN MATEO, CALIF. – August 20, 2014 – IntelePeer, a leading provider of on-demand, cloud-based communications, today announced that its board of directors has elected Lawrence R. Irving as its new chairman of the board.
A board member and audit committee chairman since 2012, Irving brings a wealth of industry knowledge in the enterprise market.
“As IntelePeer embarks on an accelerated growth phase, Lawrence’s deep background in managing multiple successful public offerings and M&A transactions will allow him to contribute invaluable expertise,” stated Frank Fawzi, president and CEO of IntelePeer.
In addition to his role at IntelePeer, Irving was previously chief financial officer at Synchronoss Technologies, a Nasdaq-listed company that is a leader in cloud solutions and software-based activation for communication services providers across the globe. He has also worked as chief financial officer for CommTech Corporation, a leader in the communications software sector, and Holmes Protection Group, a Nasdaq company that provided electronic security services.
Lawrence holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Pace University and is a certified public accountant. In 2009, he won the New Jersey CFO of the Year Award and in 2012 the New Jersey Technology Council CFO Hall of Fame award. Irving is a member of the Advisory Board of the New Jersey Technology Council – CFO Network.