Somos, Inc. Announces New Hire of Chris Wendt as Vice President, Systems Engineering
âTo have the opportunity to have Chris join the Somos team is exciting,â said Sri Ramachandran, Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer at Somos. “As a long-time ally of Somos and the telecommunications industry as a whole, he is the ideal person to help take our systems and solution offerings to the next level and meet the broader needs of the world. “ecosystem. He has proven to be a true innovator, and I look forward to his technical contributions to design the next generation of advanced Somos solutions.”
A distinguished member of the telecommunications industry, Chris is a strategic leader in standards and engineering. Over the past 15 years, he has brought his technical expertise to Comcast in a variety of roles of increasing responsibility, including his most recent role as Director of the Innovation and Technology, Telecommunications and Unified Communications Engineering team. . Additionally, Chris has been a pioneer of STIR / SHAKEN standards and thought leadership in the industry, including the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) and Alliance for Telecommunications Industry Solutions (ATIS) specifications. ). He was further recognized for his contributions to the industry as the recipient of the ATIS Award of Excellence in 2016 and the President’s Award in 2017.
âIt is fascinating to see the evolution of Somos in our industry, and I am delighted to have the opportunity to be part of such an inspired organization with such a forward-thinking vision,â said Mr. Wendt. “We are on the brink of some truly exciting technological advancements that will aid the digital transformation of the industry, and I look forward to helping write the future of innovation for telecommunications and beyond.”
About Somos, Inc.
As the world becomes more and more interconnected, Somos enables brands, consumers and communities to communicate in an environment of increased trust and convenience. Somos is a global source of number administration, routing data, identity verification and identity management services for the telecommunications ecosystem. As a trusted administrator of the North American Numbering Plan (NANP), Toll Free Numbers (TFN), and Reassigned Number Database (RND), we support over 1,400 service providers in North America and manage over 3 billion numbers to enable seamless communications. between businesses and consumers.
Through our portfolio of products and services and a collaborative approach in everything we do, Somos helps ensure trust in an increasingly digital world while delivering value, innovation and results to businesses. consumers. To learn more about Somos, please visitwww.somos.com.
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