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JSI Names Tasos Tsolakis as CEO & Steve Meltzer as President

2020-07-02T16:32:14-04:00June 1, 2020|News|

JSI is pleased to announce a new leadership team at JSI effective June 1, 2020: Tasos Tsolakis in the newly established role of CEO and Steve Meltzer in his new role as President. Tasos will lead JSI’s strategic vision and growth initiatives, as well as product and service development. Steve will lead the day-to-day business operations and the continuity of services. Manny and Leo Staurulakis remain as Co-Chairmen of JSI and will continue to be involved with client activities, as well as providing general oversight and strategic guidance in support of Tasos and Steve.

“Tasos brings years of experience in technology, telecommunications and cybersecurity, most recently serving as SVP of Global Service Delivery at Continuum Managed Services,” said Manny Staurulakis. “JSI has long been a recognized leader in our industry due to our capable and dedicated staff, our diverse and innovative client base, and our strategic vision. As CEO, Tasos will continue to advance and grow JSI’s prominence year after year, ” he continued.

“I look forward to building on the strong foundation established by the Staurulakis family starting with Manny’s and Leo’s father, John,” said Tsolakis. “JSI’s exceptional reputation coupled with its customer focus gives us an abundance of opportunity to provide our clients with the services they need well into the future.”

Steve Meltzer is a recognized leader at JSI and a highly respected expert within the broadband industry. As President, he will draw on his 43 years’ experience at JSI and continue to manage the staff and operations to ensure quality throughout JSI’s delivery model and advocacy industry wide.

“JSI was founded to help our clients be successful and I am honored to take on the role of President and continue JSI’s vision to leverage technological, policy and business advancements to help our clients serve their communities,” said Meltzer.

JSI now has relationships with approximately 750 communications entities in 46 states and several US territories. The company’s growth wouldn’t have been possible without all of the great clients and partners JSI has had the pleasure of working with throughout the decades. All of us at JSI are excited about the future. We are proud of what we have built over many years and look forward to continued growth and success.

JSI Names Dan Freiman as CFO

2020-07-02T16:33:20-04:00June 1, 2020|News|

JSI is pleased to announce the appointment of Dan Freiman as our corporate CFO effective June 1, 2020. Dan is responsible for all aspects of finance, as well as IT and human resources.

Prior to joining JSI, Dan was the CFO of NII Holdings (formerly Nextel International), a $620 million provider of wireless communications in Latin America. Dan brings over 25 years of experience in finance, including nearly two decades in telecommunications, and has served in many positions including CFO, Vice President & Treasurer, Vice President & Controller, and Director of Investor Relations. Dan started his career at PricewaterhouseCoopers. Dan’s extensive background in M&A and strategic & financial options will help drive JSI’s growth and expansion efforts.

“We look forward to leveraging Dan’s expertise to expand JSI and position us to capture new opportunities as the broadband and communications sector continues to evolve,” said Tasos Tsolakis, CEO, JSI.

Dan is a graduate of the University of Maryland at College Park, where he earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting and an MBA with a concentration in finance. Dan is also a CPA. He was recognized by Treasury and Risk Magazine in October 2010 as one of the 40 top business leaders under the age of 40. Dan resides in Potomac, MD with his wife Shari and son Andrew. He enjoys traveling, playing tennis and spending time with his family.

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