Star2Star Communications, provider of the world's only Full Spectrum Communications Solution, announced today that Michelle Accardi, President and Chief Revenue Officer, has been named to The Channel Company's Top Midmarket IT Executives list. This annual list highlights solution provider executives who demonstrate an exceptionally strong commitment to the midmarket.
Robert C. DeMarzo, Senior Vice President of Event Content and Strategy at The Channel Company said, "The Channel Company and Midsize Enterprise Summit are proud to recognize these individuals and the companies they represent for their remarkable efforts to meet the unique IT needs of this fast-growing industry."
"Michelle's dedication to this vital marketplace only represents one of her strong leadership qualities," said Norman Worthington, Star2Star's CEO. "For the past four years, I have watched Michelle elevate the level of support that we provide to our partners and customers, and her example continues to echo throughout our entire workforce."
Prior to joining Star2Star in 2013, Accardi oversaw digital marketing efforts at CA Technologies where she increased the company's digital and social footprint substantially. In her book, Agile Marketing, Accardi shared her insights on how to amplify marketing efforts in today's fluid marketplace.
Accardi has been the recipient of numerous prestigious awards this year, including CRN's 2017 Power 100 List.
About Star2Star Communications
Founded in 2006 in Sarasota, Florida, Star2Star Communications empowers global business success with a Full Spectrum Communications Solution. With options ranging from pure to on-premises cloud, Star2Star offers unparalleled value, reliability, quality, and scalability. Star2Star unifies business communications including voice, video, fax, mobile, chat, and presence management. Merged with Blueface, the leading pan-European UCaaS provider, Star2Star possesses a global influence and customer base.
Star2Star's award-winning, patented Constellation™ Network overcomes the reliability and quality limitations of other communications technologies and enables companies to choose the deployment methodology that aligns best with their needs. For businesses who require high-quality voice, redundant networks for continuity, and ultra-reliable communications, Star2Star's StarCloud+ architecture offers the highest guaranteed SLAs in the industry at an affordable price. Businesses with less complexity, who seek the best communications capabilities for their employees and customers, can consider the StarCloud solution the optimal choice.
With a customer retention rate of 99.85%, Star2Star has been recognized by a multitude of leading analysts. Star2Star was named to the Forbes Most Promising Companies list, the Deloitte Technology Fast 500 five times, and the Inc. 500|5000 seven times. The company was also named by IHS as a Top 10 Hosted Business VoIP/UC Provider and has been in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for UCaaS, Worldwide for the last four years.
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