MetTel names senior director of strategic channels

MetTel has appointed Eric Harvey as senior director of strategic channels, the company said.

Prior to joining MetTel, Harvey led sales, marketing and channel teams at Primus Telecommunications Group, Sprint, The Beacon Group and most recently, Fusion. In his role, Harvey will showcase the skills he developed during his years cultivating direct relationships through selling local and international services. Harvey has proactively driven channel programs from traditional telecommunication services to newer technology, and has experience with cloud-based offerings including SIP trunking, hosted PBX, cloud-computing services and mobility.

In his new role, Harvey will work to expand MetTel´s channel partner base, both from an existing customer perspective and an entirely new audience, and will also help to grow MetTel´s internal Channel team under the leadership of Timothy Hanley, vice president of Strategic Channels at MetTel.

He will continue to maintain and uphold MetTel´s white glove customer service, ensuring all partners are supported from cradle to grave and at all points in between. Harvey holds a Bachelor´s degree in Communications from Ithaca College. He made the move to the Boston area in June 2015 where he currently resides with his wife and young son, and will work out of MetTel´s newly expanded Providence office. After work, you may find Harvey playing music gigs around Boston.

MetTel is a leading global provider of customized, integrated and managed communications solutions for enterprise customers. It is a PCI DSS V3.0 Level 1 compliant solution provider, founded in 1996 and headquartered in New York City.