Search Menu
Photonics Media Photonics Marketplace Photonics Spectra BioPhotonics EuroPhotonics Vision Spectra Photonics Showcase Photonics ProdSpec Photonics Handbook

Verizon, Council Members Lauded at FTTH Expo

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Comments
ORLANDO, Fla., Oct. 8 -- Verizon received the Fiber-to-the-Home (FTTH) Council's President's Award today at the 2004 FTTH Conference and Expo, held this week in Orlando, Fla. The award recognizes outstanding leadership and visionary efforts in FTTH. It was presented by FTTH Council President Mike DiMauro to Paul Lacouture, president of the network services group for Verizon, for the company's fiber-to-the-premises (FTTP) program. Verizon plans to deploy fiber in a million US homes and businesses and to invest more than $800 million in its FTTP program this year. Lacouture was a keynote speaker at the conference, which ends today.

The FTTH Council's Star Award went to Paul Morris and David Shaw, leaders of The Utah Telecommunication Open and Shaw is its general counsel; he is also the city attorney for West Valley City, Utah, chairs the Utah League of Cities and Towns Telecommunications Task Force and belongs to the National Association of Telecommunications Officers and Advisors.

The council also presented Photon Performer awards, to communications committee leaders Michaela Iery and Diane Jensen for their efforts and dedication in helping the FTTH Council achieve its goals. Iery is the Council's communications committee chair and the communications director for the 2004 FTTH Conference; Jensen is the communications committee co-chair and a member of the conference planning committee.

Iery is the marketing communications project manager for Corning Inc., Optical Fiber, where she is editor of Corning's GuideLines Online magazine. Jensen is the marketing communications manager for Alpha Technologies.

For more information, visit:
Oct 2004
CommunicationsFiber-to-the-Home Councilfiber-to-the-premisesFTTHFTTH Conference and ExpoFTTH CouncilNews & FeaturesUtopiaVerizon

back to top
Facebook Twitter Instagram LinkedIn YouTube RSS
©2021 Photonics Media, 100 West St., Pittsfield, MA, 01201 USA, [email protected]

Photonics Media, Laurin Publishing
x We deliver – right to your inbox. Subscribe FREE to our newsletters.
We use cookies to improve user experience and analyze our website traffic as stated in our Privacy Policy. By using this website, you agree to the use of cookies unless you have disabled them.