DataVoN Promotes Steve Weigman to Senior Vice President of Finance To Facilitate VoIP Network Expansion

Apr 03, 2001, 01:00 ET from DataVoN, Inc.

    DALLAS, April 3 /PRNewswire/ -- DTVN Holdings Inc.
 (OTC Bulletin Board:    DTVN) (the "Company"), Chief Operating Officer Steve
 Holden today announced that DataVoN, a nationwide provider of packet-switched
 network telephony services, has promoted Steve Weigman to Senior Vice
 President of Finance.  Weigman will be responsible for managing the daily
 accounting functions, contract compliance, reporting and other strategic
 financial activities.  "I believe DataVoN is on track to realizing substantial
 increases in our all IP network traffic during the second and third quarters
 of this year, and this accomplishment is dependant on the continued strong
 performance of our management team in executing our business plan.  Steve
 Weigman has been a key factor in our sound financial planning, and he earned
 this promotion through his hard work and contributions to our network
 deployment," said Holden.
     Mr. Weigman joined DataVoN full time in early 2000, after representing
 DataVoN as a client of his own accounting and business services firm.
 Weigman's prior experience includes a successful 15-year professional career
 in providing management and tax accounting services to a broad-based clientele
 in a variety of industries.  While managing his own business, from 1995 to
 March of 2000, Weigman's clients included DataVoN and several other companies,
 and he also served as the controller for a medium-sized Dallas-based company.
 Previous to establishing his own business, Weigman was employed by a Dallas
 CPA firm, where he developed his skills in financial statement preparation and
 analysis, corporate tax planning and a wide range of other management advisory
 services.  Mr. Weigman is a graduate of Northwest Missouri State University.
     "During my work with DataVoN, I became convinced that the organization was
 a performance-driven company, with a strong market niche in next generation
 communication services.  I am excited with the enhanced opportunity to
 participate in achieving the goals of our corporate expansion," Weigman said.
     DTVN Holdings, Inc. Chief Financial Officer Marcia Kennedy said, "Steve's
 corporate accounting and financial planning, preparation and analytical
 expertise are the backbone of our financial management team.  This well
 deserved promotion is a recognition of his skills and outstanding job
 performance."
     DataVoN, Inc. (www.datavon.com) is a wholly owned subsidiary of DTVN
 Holdings, Inc.  DataVoN's core business is to provide wholesale origination,
 transport and termination services through its state-of-the-art packet-
 switched network that facilitates sharing voice, data and video transmissions
 over the same medium.  DataVoN's next generation packet-switched network is
 expected to provide signaling interoperability across Internet Protocol ("IP")
 and traditional circuit-based networks, with a capability of delivering
 carrier-grade next generation telephony services to inter-exchange carriers,
 Internet Service Providers ("ISP"), Post Telephone & Telegraph ("PTT"),
 competitive and incumbent local exchange carriers ("CLEC and ILEC") and
 others.  DataVoN has 43 Points of Presence ("POP") and is headquartered in
 Richardson, Texas.
     The information contained in this press release, or on the DataVoN
 Corporate Website, includes "forward-looking" statements within the meaning of
 Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, Section 21E of the Securities
 Exchange Act of 1934, and the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of
 1995.  The forward-looking statements contained in this press release reflect
 DataVoN's current views with respect to possible future events and financial
 performance and are subject to certain risks and uncertainties that could
 cause DataVoN's actual results to differ materially from its historical
 results or those that DataVoN hopes to achieve.  In this press release, the
 words "anticipates," "plans," "believes," "expects,"  "intends," and similar
 expressions identify certain forward-looking statements.  Please do not place
 undue reliance on the forward-looking statements contained in this press
 release.
 
 

SOURCE DataVoN, Inc.
    DALLAS, April 3 /PRNewswire/ -- DTVN Holdings Inc.
 (OTC Bulletin Board:    DTVN) (the "Company"), Chief Operating Officer Steve
 Holden today announced that DataVoN, a nationwide provider of packet-switched
 network telephony services, has promoted Steve Weigman to Senior Vice
 President of Finance.  Weigman will be responsible for managing the daily
 accounting functions, contract compliance, reporting and other strategic
 financial activities.  "I believe DataVoN is on track to realizing substantial
 increases in our all IP network traffic during the second and third quarters
 of this year, and this accomplishment is dependant on the continued strong
 performance of our management team in executing our business plan.  Steve
 Weigman has been a key factor in our sound financial planning, and he earned
 this promotion through his hard work and contributions to our network
 deployment," said Holden.
     Mr. Weigman joined DataVoN full time in early 2000, after representing
 DataVoN as a client of his own accounting and business services firm.
 Weigman's prior experience includes a successful 15-year professional career
 in providing management and tax accounting services to a broad-based clientele
 in a variety of industries.  While managing his own business, from 1995 to
 March of 2000, Weigman's clients included DataVoN and several other companies,
 and he also served as the controller for a medium-sized Dallas-based company.
 Previous to establishing his own business, Weigman was employed by a Dallas
 CPA firm, where he developed his skills in financial statement preparation and
 analysis, corporate tax planning and a wide range of other management advisory
 services.  Mr. Weigman is a graduate of Northwest Missouri State University.
     "During my work with DataVoN, I became convinced that the organization was
 a performance-driven company, with a strong market niche in next generation
 communication services.  I am excited with the enhanced opportunity to
 participate in achieving the goals of our corporate expansion," Weigman said.
     DTVN Holdings, Inc. Chief Financial Officer Marcia Kennedy said, "Steve's
 corporate accounting and financial planning, preparation and analytical
 expertise are the backbone of our financial management team.  This well
 deserved promotion is a recognition of his skills and outstanding job
 performance."
     DataVoN, Inc. (www.datavon.com) is a wholly owned subsidiary of DTVN
 Holdings, Inc.  DataVoN's core business is to provide wholesale origination,
 transport and termination services through its state-of-the-art packet-
 switched network that facilitates sharing voice, data and video transmissions
 over the same medium.  DataVoN's next generation packet-switched network is
 expected to provide signaling interoperability across Internet Protocol ("IP")
 and traditional circuit-based networks, with a capability of delivering
 carrier-grade next generation telephony services to inter-exchange carriers,
 Internet Service Providers ("ISP"), Post Telephone & Telegraph ("PTT"),
 competitive and incumbent local exchange carriers ("CLEC and ILEC") and
 others.  DataVoN has 43 Points of Presence ("POP") and is headquartered in
 Richardson, Texas.
     The information contained in this press release, or on the DataVoN
 Corporate Website, includes "forward-looking" statements within the meaning of
 Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, Section 21E of the Securities
 Exchange Act of 1934, and the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of
 1995.  The forward-looking statements contained in this press release reflect
 DataVoN's current views with respect to possible future events and financial
 performance and are subject to certain risks and uncertainties that could
 cause DataVoN's actual results to differ materially from its historical
 results or those that DataVoN hopes to achieve.  In this press release, the
 words "anticipates," "plans," "believes," "expects,"  "intends," and similar
 expressions identify certain forward-looking statements.  Please do not place
 undue reliance on the forward-looking statements contained in this press
 release.
 
 SOURCE  DataVoN, Inc.