NextLevel Internet, Inc., a leader in mission-critical Internet access and hosted voice services, today announced that the company has expanded its executive management team with two new key appointments for inside sales engineering manager and channel development manager.
NextLevel Internet increased its employee count by 26 percent last year and achieved its most profitable and successful year since the company was founded in 1999. To support this progression, NextLevel Internet has brought in two seasoned veterans to manage this expanded workforce as the company continues to grow its IT focused operation.
Al Allen has been promoted from business development executive to inside sales engineering manager. Having worked at NextLevel Internet for the previous three years, Mr. Allen brings over 20 years of telecommunications, technology management and sales experience. In his new position, Mr. Allen will focus his talents on supporting a sales engineer team determined to deliver unparalleled customer service, support and strategy for companies that rely on NextLevel Internet’s mission-critical Internet and hosted phone solutions.
“Al joined NextLevel Internet in February 2009 as an outside sales and business development executive for the Los Angeles and Orange County markets,” said Jerry Morris, founder of NextLevel Internet, Inc. “His in depth knowledge of NextLevel Internet’s services and client-focused culture made him the easy choice to come in, develop and run the sales engineer team. His previous management experience and style is a perfect complement to NextLevel Internet’s ongoing objectives.”
Mickey Chapatte is joining the NextLevel Internet team as the channel development manager. Mr. Chapatte brings with him over 25 years of proven telecommunications experience a director of channel management, direct sales and marketing. His previous experience provides a proactive, relationship-oriented approach that has generated record breaking growth by penetrating new markets and creating new strategic partnerships while at TelePacific, Nextlink, Internap and Cable & Wireless.
“Mickey brings with him a new focus and dynamic to NextLevel Internet with his stellar track record of building successful relationships, developing reseller channels and a ‘never quit’ attitude,” said Morris. “As NextLevel Internet expands, so does the need to increase our reach to new audiences and vertical markets. Mickey will be instrumental in guiding this process, while crafting strong, long term relationships to support our channel program and partners.”
For organizations that would like to request more information on NextLevel Internet’s business-to-business co-location, Internet, hosted voice, and managed data services, please visit www.nextlevelinternet.com.
About NextLevel Internet
Founded in 1999, NextLevel Internet is a business-to-business voice, Internet, co-location, VoIP, and managed data services provider that matches its customers’ needs with the highest quality deliverables and customer service available. The company specializes in providing service to companies whose loss of Internet connection will result in the loss of life, money, or reputation.
NextLevel Internet provides only the best clear channel connectivity direct to a fully redundant Tier 1 Internet backbone with unbeatable value. NextLevel Internet is managed and operated 24/7 by seasoned Internet and data professionals who understand that impeccable service is paramount. Certified engineers (CCNA, CCNP, MCSE) and highly trained personnel handle all client requests from complex design and build-out to simple routing, DNS, IP allocation, router replacement, and tail circuit issues directly and immediately. NextLevel Internet monitors its network connections through its Network Operation Center (NOC) 24x7x365 using active and passive polling systems.
For more information on NextLevel Internet, call 858-836-0703 or visit www.nextlevelinternet.com.