Dublin, Ireland, March 30, 2015, Brite:Bill, the billing communications platform provider, announced today that Steve Elfman has agreed to join its board of Directors.
A proven leader and innovator in wireless technology, Elfman has a wealth of expertise in wireless applications and Internet business models. His most recent appointment, from which he recently retired, was president of Network Operations and Wholesale at Sprint. Under his leadership, the organization has been responsible for the award-winning devices and innovative approach to service and network operations and development.
Alan Coleman, CEO of Brite:Bill welcomed Elfman stating: “We are very pleased to welcome Steve to the board of directors at Brite:Bill. Steve’s extensive knowledge of the industry, leadership experience and strong track record of growth, make him a great asset to our board. I am positive that his contribution and strategic insights will be invaluable in our mission to improve billing communications for service providers across the globe.”
“I am delighted to join Brite:Bill’s board of directors” Elfman commented, “Brite:Bill’s latest platform for bill presentation and management along with its recent customer wins are testament to how innovative the company is in transforming customer relationships through improved billing. I look forward to working with Brite:Bill’s leadership team in growing a company that is uniquely positioned to help mobile operators and digital service providers improve billing communications”.
Elfman’s vast telecoms experience helped Sprint create a more open environment to enable wireless data services for consumers, businesses and the machine to machine (M2M) markets. Elfman joined the Sprint senior leadership team in May 2008 from mobile data technology services company Infospace, where he was executive vice president of Infospace Mobile, then president and chief operating officer of Motricity following the acquisition of Infospace mobile. He also has held leadership positions at Terabeam, as executive vice president of operations, and AT&T Wireless, where he was Chief Information Officer (CIO). Elfman was also the CIO at GE Capital (Fleet Services Company) as well as head of IT at 3M Company for International Operations.
Elfman graduated from the University of Western Ontario in Canada with a degree in Computer Science and Business. He currently serves on the board of Goodman Networks, Affirmed Networks and Smith Micro and is an advisor to ItsOn and ImiMobile and previously served on the Competitor Carrier Association, Bethany College and Clearwire boards.
Brite:Bill transforms the way service providers present and manage billing communications. Cold notifications and demands for payment are transformed into customer centric and engaging communications. With the Brite:Bill platform, service providers can improve customer interactions by pre-empting questions, tackling issues and highlighting appropriate and new services through personalized, targeted messages and persuasive content. Business customers get the insights they need through tailored analytics and customizable dashboards to easily understand costs and service usage through beautifully rendered, easily understood graphs, tables and alerts. Improved billing means less costly bill-related helpline calls, less customer churn and boosts long-term loyalty. Brite:Bill is an innovative and unique solution used by tier one telecom operators around the globe. Brite:Bill was named a “Cool Vendor” by Gartner Inc. for 2014 and won ISA “Emerging Company of the Year”. Founded in 2010, Brite:Bill is headquartered in Dublin, Ireland and has offices in London, Madrid, Shanghai and San Francisco.
For more information:
Orla Power, Marketing & PR, Brite:Bill
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