Industry Leader David Hess Joins AireSpring as Senior Vice President of Mobility
Mobility and IoT Pioneer to Lead AireSpring’s Mobility Strategy
CLEARWATER, FL ‒ October 18, 2022 – AireSpring, a leading Global Managed Services Provider specializing in Managed IT, Network Services and Unified Communications, is pleased to announce that David Hess has joined its leadership team as Sr. Vice President of Mobility. Hess will spearhead AireSpring’s expanding mobility strategy targeting Wireless WAN, IoT, Data, Voice, and Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO) solutions.
Hess is a seasoned telecommunications leader with an influential level of experience within the Virtual Network Operator (VNO) sector. He has held prominent positions in the industry, most recently as the Senior Vice President of North America Sales for Pareteum, where he created and grew a sizeable business unit within that organization targeting the IoT and VNO segments. Prior to joining Pareteum, Hess was Chief Operating Officer and Chief Marketing Officer of KDDI Global. Previously, he served as President and Chief Executive Officer at Telia North America, as well as at other telecommunication service providers. David brings over 22 years of success leading operations and sales in the telecommunication, cloud infrastructure, and managed service provider markets. His accomplishments in the telecommunication industry are highlighted by many success stories related to driving growth and building value for Communication Service Providers (CSPs) both in the US and globally.
“I am extremely pleased to welcome David to the Airespring Leadership team,” stated Avi Lonstein, CEO, AireSpring. “David has the executive capabilities, extensive experience and industry depth that will help AireSpring grow rapidly in the Wireless WAN, MVNO and IoT segments,” added Lonstein. “David’s contributions will drive a wide range of new technology solutions and opportunities for our growing global community of partners and customers.”
“AireSpring provides the complete environment that is needed to build out a successful mobility strategy,” stated David Hess. “Their 20-plus years of operations and great reputation throughout the industry combines perfectly with their foundation of key vendors and partnerships. I am confident we will become one of the leaders in the mobility space offering global IoT, MVNO, Wireless WAN and traditional cellular solutions to the marketplace.”
Founded in 2001, privately held and debt-free AireSpring, is an award-winning Global Managed Services Provider specializing in Managed IT, Network Services, and Unified Communications, serving thousands of businesses worldwide. AireSpring provides fully managed and connected end-to-end, next-generation solutions and high-touch customer service to multi-location enterprise customers. Services include Global Managed SD-WAN and SASE, Managed Security, Unified Communications, SIP Trunking, and Global Business Internet. AireSpring offers its solutions through a diversified network of channel partners that includes distributors, master agents, managed service providers (MSPs), and value-added resellers (VARs).
As part of its fully managed solution, AireSpring provides access to hundreds of carriers and cable companies in the US and around the globe, delivering a seamless single-source solution with one bill and one point of contact for AireSpring partners and their customers.
AireSpring has received numerous industry awards for “Excellence in Customer Service,” “Next-Gen Solution Provider,” “Top Midmarket Vendor Executive,” “UCaaS and SD-WAN Product of the Year,” “Best Telecom Deal,” “Best in Show,” and “Top Channel Program.” For more information, or to become an AireSpring partner, please visit www.airespring.com or contact us at 888-389-2899.
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