Los Angeles, CA – March 28, 2011 – TeleSign, a global leader in Internet Security, announced that Terry Somers will act as the Vice President of Network Operations. With more than three decades of experience managing worldwide networks for industry-leading technology enterprises, Somers is no stranger to the demands of supporting mission-critical enterprise application services. Somers will oversee all network operations and will be responsible for providing clients with a reliable and consistent experience keeping the systems running smoothly and efficiently at all hours.
Somers joins TeleSign bringing twelve years of experience focused on fast moving start-ups, identifying key operational practices coupled with the right balance of process, procedures, measured capacity expansion, and conservative staff growth. He served as Vice President of Network Operations for LiveOffice, FrontBridge Technologies, Talaris and Corio.
Prior to plying his trade in small to mid-sized companies, Somers held senior technical management positions in operations, engineering and architecture at various companies, including Sabre Technologies, Galileo International and United Airlines.
TeleSign is a global Internet security company providing phone-based authentication and verification services to help web-based organizations identify and substantially reduce online fraud and spam. TeleSign products provide an easy-to-implement and powerful way to stop fraud using the telephone – the simplest and most widely deployed technology available worldwide. TeleSign serves organizations of all sizes including some of the world’s largest and most prominent web businesses and has transacted more than a billion authentication and verification transactions to over 200 countries in over 50 languages. TeleSign guarantees enterprise-level uptime and provides industry-leading global deliverability rates.