Press Releases

    Birch Recruits New Vice President to Lead Advanced Services

    Birch continues the expansion of targeted cloud product offerings by growing customer experience leadership team.


    Atlanta, Ga. – October 21, 2016 – Birch Communications, Inc., (“Birch”) a leading provider of communications, network and cloud services to small, mid-sized, enterprise and wholesale businesses across North America, announced the appointment of Joseph Haines as its new Vice President of Advanced Services and Support, effective immediately. In this role, Haines assumes responsibility for Field Operations, the Network Operations Center, and Advanced Services Activation and Support groups at the company. Haines will report directly to Jim O’Brien, EVP and Chief Operating Officer at Birch.

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    Birch Expands Unified Communications and Collaboration Offering, Announces New Desktop, Tablet, and Mobile Apps

    Tiered solutions designed for SMBs offers secure, always-on collaboration in the office or on the go


    Atlanta, Ga. – October 20, 2016 – Birch Communications, Inc., (“Birch”) a leading cloud communications, network and IT solutions provider to small, mid-sized, enterprise and wholesale businesses, announced the release of TotalCloud® PBX Hub, which is available on the company’s TotalCloud PBX Platform and includes collaboration features that allow end-users to make and receive calls from any device as if they were in the office. Birch also announced a new release of its TotalCloud PBX product suite with targeted Cloud communications solutions for small and medium-sized businesses (SMB).

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    Birch Appoints Gordon Williams as Senior Vice President and General Counsel

    Company Recruits Senior Legal Leader to Leverage Growth Opportunities


    Atlanta, Ga. – July 28, 2016 – Birch Communications, Inc., (“Birch”) a leading communications, network, cloud and IT solutions provider to small, mid-sized, enterprise and wholesale businesses announced today the appointment of Gordon “Chuck” Williams as its new Senior Vice President and General Counsel, effective immediately. In this role, Williams assumes responsibility for all legal affairs, including corporate governance, legal operations, litigation and regulatory compliance. He will report directly to Birch’s President and CEO, Tony Tomae.

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    Birch Appoints Shawn Murray as Senior Vice President and Chief Sales Officer

    New Sales Leader selected to Further Drive Organic Sales Focus and Market Expansion


    Atlanta, Ga. – July 1, 2016 – Birch Communications, Inc., (“Birch”) a leading provider of communications, network and cloud services to small, mid-sized, enterprise and wholesale businesses across North America, announced today that it has named Shawn Murray to the company’s Executive Leadership Team as Senior Vice President and Chief Sales Officer. Murray is a recognized leader in communications technology sales and brings a long record of success in driving multi-channel business development and organic growth.

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    Birch Further Expands its Channel Partner Program

    Promotes 20+ Year Channel Executive to Lead Expanded Strategic Alliances and Partner Programs


    Atlanta, Ga. – June 21, 2016 – Birch Communications, Inc., (“Birch”) a leading provider of communications, network and cloud services to small, mid-sized, enterprise and wholesale businesses across North America, announced continued expansion of their Channel Partner program and promotion of Paul Masters to SVP of Alternate Channels.

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    Birch Appoints Jim O’Brien as Executive Vice President and Chief Operations Officer

    20+ year Communications Operations Executive Selected to Advance Customer Experience.

    ATLANTA – May 18, 2016 – Birch Communications, Inc. (“Birch”), leading nationwide provider of communications, network and cloud services to small, mid-sized, enterprise and wholesale businesses across North America, announced the appointment of Jim O’Brien as its new Executive Vice President and Chief Operations Officer, which became effective May 16, 2016.

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    Birch Names Tony Tomae as President and CEO

    Company plans to focus on organic growth with this coordinated executive appointment.

    ATLANTA – May 3, 2016 – Birch Communications, Inc. (“Birch”), leading nationwide provider of communications, network and cloud services to small, mid-sized, enterprise and wholesale businesses across North America, announced today that its Board of Directors named Tony Tomae as the company’s next President and CEO, effective May 1.  Tomae succeeds Vincent M. Oddo, who will be assuming a new position as President and CEO of Birch’s sister company, Birch Equity Partners.

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    Birch Launches Cloud Phone Solution Designed for Small Businesses

    Company enables small businesses to benefit from affordable cloud phone service with advanced features.

    ATLANTA – April 27, 2016 – Birch Communications, Inc. (“Birch”), leading nationwide provider of communications, network and cloud services to small, mid-sized, enterprise and wholesale businesses, as well as consumers, announced today the introduction of a cloud phone product expressly designed for small businesses, TotalCloud® Voice Essentials.

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    Birch Expands Metro-Fiber Network, Adds Another 130,000 Buildings to Service Footprint

    Company Continues to Boost Metro-Fiber Initiative to reach 1,000,000 buildings in 2016.

    ATLANTA – April 11, 2016 – Birch Communications, Inc. (“Birch”), leading nationwide provider of communications, network and cloud services to small, mid-sized, enterprise and wholesale businesses across North America, announced today that its latest fiber network footprint expansion in Q1 ’16 has added 130,000 buildings bringing the total to more than 550,000 Metro-Fiber buildings. These latest additions mark the fifth major Metro-Fiber network expansion in the past 12 months and another large advancement toward the 1,000,000 building goal set for 2016.

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    Birch Invests in Mercer University’s New Innovation Center

    Company deploys 1 Gbps Metro-Fiber internet connection at cutting-edge entrepreneurship facility.

    ATLANTA – April 11, 2016 – Birch Communications, Inc. (“Birch”), leading nationwide provider of communications, network and cloud services to small, mid-sized, enterprise and wholesale businesses, announced today its partnership with the new Mercer Innovation Center focused on cultivating entrepreneurship in Middle Georgia. Birch is equipping the center with the latest Cloud technology solutions, including its enterprise-class TotalCloud® PBX, TotalCloud® File Storage, and 1 Gbps Metro-Fiber connection to deliver the highest-speed Internet experience for its members and guests.

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