Secure IP Telecom appoints Paul Rius as Vice President of Business Development

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Secure IP Telecom, Inc. (SIPT) today announced Paul Rius has been appointed Vice President of Business Development.  Rius has over 25 years of experience in operations, general administration, sales, and business development in the field of competitive telecommunications.

Rius served as Chief Operating Officer and Senior Vice President of Teltrust Communications where he helped the company grow to $150M in yearly revenues and later held the position of Chief Operating Officer at Com Tech International/Nations Telecom where he played a key role in growing the company's yearly revenues from $29M to $103M.  Rius has also held positions as President of the telecommunications division at IPEX, Inc., CEO of Routetrader, Inc., and Chief Strategy Officer of KC135, Inc.  Rius was also the recipient of the ACTA (America's Carriers Telecommunications Association) Founder's award during his tenure as President for the association where he served two terms.

Paul stated "I am thrilled to be joining such a dynamic team of individuals and delighted to be given the opportunity to assist in further developing the impressive suite of products and services they have created.  I am eager to begin using my skills and resources in the development of new and innovative opportunities for the company, in addition to helping to exploit those already in the planning stages."

President of SIPT Edwin Cortez said "the addition of Paul to the executive management team will give us the edge we've needed to drive us forward into the next phase of our exciting evolution.  Paul is an immensely resourceful professional and with his progressive thinking and valuable experience, we are practically guaranteed that we will meet, if not exceed, our strategic objectives."

About Secure IP Telecom, Inc.

Secure IP Telecom, Inc. is a fast growing California based telecommunications company with diverse telecom holdings throughout the Americas and key strategic alliances in Central America placing it as one of the fastest growing providers of international long distance termination into the region.  Together with its affiliates (America Voice, LLC and ATEL Communications, S.A. Guatemala) Secure IP offers a variety of telecom products including prepaid calling services, fixed line telephony, flat rate international calling plans, and wholesale international long distance.

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