President and Group Editor-in-Chief, TMC
Rich Tehrani is an IP Communications industry expert, visionary, author and columnist.
He founded the first magazine focused on VoIP in 1998 and, as President of TMC, is the owner of the registered trademark for the term Internet Telephony.
In 1999, Tehrani
launched Internet Telephony Conference & Expo and has watched it grow into the best attended VoIP show in the world.
Tehrani is also the founder of TMCnet, the most popular communications/technology portal in the world.
More recently he launched TMC's two newest titles, SIP Magazine and IMS Magazine.
Tehrani is also Group Editor-in-Chief of Customer Interaction Solutions (CIS) Magazine.
Launched in 1982, CIS
is the first publication in the world to cover call centers and CRM.
A well-respected voice of the communications industry, Tehrani has served as an expert witness and been quoted frequently in such prestigious publications as the Economist and New York Times.
Rich, currently president and group editor-in-chief, has led TMC in many capacities since 1982.
Rich plays a pivotal role in positioning TMC as the only publishing and trade show company focusing exclusively on the rapidly growing voice/data convergence and computer telephony integration.
continues to be a driving force in the creation and implementation of pioneering publications and events.
Rich Tehrani is a computer engineer who graduated from the University Of Connecticut with a hardware/software Bachelor of Science degree.