NETANYA, Israel, December 1, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cellcom Israel Ltd. (NYSE : CEL ) (the "Company") announced today that Mr. Moti Caspi will be leaving his office as the Company's vice president of business customers. The Company's Board of Directors appointed Mr. Yoav Kirmayer as the Company's vice president of business customers, effective December 1, 2010. Mr Caspi will remain with the Company until December 15, 2010, to insure a smooth transfer of responsibilities.
Mr. Amos Shapira, the Company's CEO said today that "Mr. Kirmayer has been with the Company since 2002 in various sales and customer service management positions and is one of the Company's top managers. We take great pride in appointing one of our own managers to a VP position and we wish Yoav success in his new position."
Mr. Kirmayer has served as head of the Company's telephonic service apparatus, since 2010, responsible for the support of all customer telephonic applications. From 2006 to 2010 he served as the head of the Company's nationwide chain of sale and service centers. Mr Kirmayer holds a B.A. in economics and business administration from Bar-Ilan University and an M.B.A. in business administration from Ben-Gurion University.
About Cellcom Israel
Cellcom Israel Ltd., established in 1994, is the leading Israeli cellular provider; Cellcom Israel provides its approximately 3.376 million subscribers (as at September 30, 2010) with a broad range of value added services including cellular and landline telephony, roaming services for tourists in Israel and for its subscribers abroad and additional services in the areas of music, video, mobile office etc., based on Cellcom Israel's technologically advanced infrastructure. The Company operates an HSPA 3.5 Generation network enabling advanced high speed broadband multimedia services, in addition to GSM/GPRS/EDGE and TDMA networks. Cellcom Israel offers Israel's broadest and largest customer service infrastructure including telephone customer service centers, retail stores, and service and sale centers, distributed nationwide. Through its broad customer service network Cellcom Israel offers its customers technical support, account information, direct to the door parcel services, internet and fax services, dedicated centers for the hearing impaired, etc. As of 2006, Cellcom Israel, through its wholly owned subsidiary Cellcom Fixed Line Communications L.P., provides landline telephone communication services in Israel, in addition to data communication services. Cellcom Israel's shares are traded both on the New York Stock Exchange (CEL) and the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (CEL). For additional information please visit the Company's website http://www.cellcom.co.il
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