Philadelphia, Pennsylvania -  February 11, 2019 – bvoip  announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named George Bardissi, President and CEO as well as Alec Stanners, VP of Business Development, to its prestigious list of 2019 Channel Chiefs. The top IT channel leaders included on this list continually strive to drive growth and revenue in their organization through their channel partners.

Each of the 2019 Channel Chiefs has demonstrated exceptional leadership, vision, and commitment to their channel partner programs. Channel Chief honorees are selected by CRN’s editorial staff as a result of their professional achievements, standing in the industry, dedication to the channel partner community, and strategies for driving future growth and innovation.

George’s unique background with 14 years heading an MSP ultimately lead to the creation of bvoip which solves the Unified Communications conundrum for MSPs. 

Alec has spent the last decade among different channel companies as well as his time working in a startup VAR. Alec is responsible for the growth of the bvoip partner base as well as setting up our existing partners for success.

 “The individuals on CRN’s 2019 Channel Chiefs list deserve special recognition for their contribution and support in the development of robust partner programs, innovative business strategies, and significant influence to the overall health of the IT channel,” said Bob Skelley, CEO of The Channel Company. “We applaud each Channel Chief’s remarkable record of accomplishments and look forward to following their continued success.”

"We are extremely honored that not just 1 but 2 leaders from our company are recognized by CRN this year which shows a strong dedication on our part to the IT & MSP Community.,” said George Bardissi, President and CEO, bvoip. “We live and breath the IT Channel and understand what is required to make an impact and will continue to focus on our part to make our partners successful.”

The 2019 CRN Channel Chiefs list, including the 50 Most Influential Channel Chiefs, is featured online at and will appear in the February 2019 issue of CRN.

About bvoip

bvoip ( helps IT and Managed Service Providers attack voice and unified communications worldwide. Having come out of the MSP space, bvoip designed its program to not only automate how MSP’s interact with their existing systems and tools but to also assist MSP’s with an offering to standardize their Unified Communications offering to their customers. bvoip is currently available in North America, Europe, and the Australian / New Zealand Regions.

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