Press Release, January 21, 2014: Rebranding The HUB

TelecomHUB Rebrands as The HUB

Change Reflects the Dynamic Business Growth of the Telecommunications and Technology Sectors in the Metro D.C. Region

January 21, 2014—The TelecomHUB, a leading professional telecommunications networking organization since 1999, has rebranded to The HUB. In addition to an updated name, The HUB’s new tag line—Telecom & Tech. Everything Connects—more closely reflects the changing business landscape of the Washington, D.C. region. Once dominated by telecommunications juggernauts, the scope of businesses today thriving in the area provide solutions in mobile and wireless, big data, cyber security, software defined networks, cloud services, regulatory and policy reform, and more.

“Our new name, tagline, and look more strategically aligns our organization with the diversification of our members and sponsors, and better conveys our value proposition to the growing technology business sector in the D.C. metro area,” says Barry Toser, president and and co-founder of The HUB.

With the adoption of its new brand, tagline and logo, The HUB has simultaneously launched its redesigned website http://www.thehubconnects.org. Enhanced features include a streamlined member’s portal, easier event registration and tracking, industry news, and a soon to be released  job portal where members can post a job, or to take advantage of a robust searchable database highlighting regional telecom and technology employment opportunities.

Re-brand Kickoff Celebration January 29
The HUB will host an evening event on Thursday, January 29, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., at the Neustar offices in Tysons Corner, Virginia. The event is sponsored by First Financial Group, MoDev/Disruptathon, Kelley Drye, Loudoun County Economic Development, Neustar, Razorsight, tw telecom and XO Communications. Visit The HUB’s calendar to register for the event.

About The HUB
The HUB is a Washington, D.C.-based networking group providing direct access to industry leaders, legends and peers within the technology and telecommunications sectors. Since 1999, The HUB has been motivating connections and inspiring ideas for more than 3,000 senior level ICT professionals in information communications technology (ICT) industry. .The organization’s monthly luncheons, evening mixers and members-only events foster a platform to network for clients, connect with partners and uncover job opportunities. To become a member and for more information on The HUB, visit the website. The HUB is also on Twitter and LinkedIN.

Media Contact
Nick Mitsis
Environics Communications
202-296-2002
nkm@ecius.net

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