RESTON, Va., Feb. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Contact Solutions, a leading customer self-service solutions provider, announced today the appointment of Michael Southworth as Chief Financial Officer. In his new role as CFO, Southworth will join the executive team to help support the aggressive growth strategy for the award-winning company.
"Michael's proven track record as a successful corporate finance executive who has taken companies from inception to acquisition makes him an invaluable addition to the Contact Solutions team," said Paul Logan, CEO of Contact Solutions. "His experience helping to steer other fast-growth businesses will support our plans for sustained progress and expansion over the next several years."
For the past two decades, Southworth has led companies from the start-up phase through major periods of growth, and has been behind over $100 million in private equity and debt financing. Prior to joining Contact Solutions, Southworth was Senior Vice President of Global Wireless Solutions at Corning. Southworth also served as COO and CFO of MobileAccess Networks, which was acquired by Corning in 2011.
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Contact Solutions invents real customer service. Our patented technology, optimized solutions and culture of continuous improvement deliver a more personalized customer experience. Guaranteed.
Our Continuous Improvement Methodology™ has improved the customer experience for every client — with an average CX rating increase of 27.4% — while lowering costs. This unique model quantifies the customer experience, enabling our clients to continuously improve performance and achieve ROI, year after year. Contact Solutions is one of the top five largest hosted IVR providers in North America and the recipient of the Frost & Sullivan Product Differentiation Award. For more, visit www.contactsolutions.com
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