Global Carrier Community Grows Attendance and Delivers New Apps and Awards for Carrier Business

GCCM Asia and CEE continue to deliver momentum as a growing number of executives and service providers meet locally to do global business Sarnen, Switzerland 22nd June, 2017 – Carrier Community, an exclusive global industry-networking platform for telecom carriers and service providers, hosted more than 850+ members at its Central Eastern Europe and Asia Global Carrier Meetings (GCCM). The success of these events has been driven by support from community members and the growing demand for a core business platform for industry experts to network. Its 7th annual Asia 2017 GCCM in Singapore hosted members from 180+ operators who met and networked in Singapore. The 4th annual CEE GCCM in Berlin welcomed members from over 200 companies who attended the launch of its first GCCM Awards, and Digital Lounge hosted by MUGO. Carrier Members from Voice, Data, SMS, Mobile, OTT, VAS, Cable, Enterprise, Satellite, Data Centres and other related segments came together to network. “We would like to thank our members, speakers and sponsors for their continuous support at our GCCM events. So far in 2017 we have seen a fantastic response from members who want to use our platform to expand their business opportunities,” said Wida Schmidt, CEO of Carrier Community. “With the increasing support for the community we have created new opportunities for networking with outdoor activities, new meeting apps and an award ceremony for more delegates to collaborate and do business.” To improve the clubs’ services for its members, the community launched its CC-Communication App enabling members to send free messages, make free calls and broadcast news. Its online meeting planner enables delegates to initiate and arrange meetings prior to the event for more efficient networking. The Carrier Community team has launched its first annual GCC 2017 Awards on 20th June in Berlin with more than 60 guests attending the exclusive ceremony and 13 winner companies celebrating their achievements. The events were sponsored by PCCW Global, Singtel, Xicomm, Starhub, Telstra, Sparkle, Apelby Communications, Lanck Telecom, Turk Telecom, Nexmo, Telia Carrier, Epsilon, 42com, Xicomm, Enter and more. The Carrier Community will be hosting its next event the CC-Night in London on the 4th September 2017. It is also holding its annual CIS 2017 GCCM that will take place on 5th to 6th September 2017, the Latam 2017 GCCM on 19th to 20th September 2017 and also Middle East GCCM 2017 in Dubai on 4th to 5th October 2017. To become a member of Carrier Community, please visit www.carriercommunity.com To find out more GCCMs around the world, please visit www.carriercommunityevents.com About Carrier Community Carrier Community is an exclusive global industry-networking platform for wholesale carriers and data centre providers. It was founded as a central platform to enhance business opportunities across the industry’s various sectors and services. Community founders believe that the voluntary free exchange of contacts and information via a central portal as well as organised networking events are core to the creation of new business opportunities in order to help the world become more connected. Carrier Community offers the industry a meeting place where members can share ideas, contacts and business information for the mutual benefit of all members. It hosts annual networking events throughout the year such as Global Carrier Community Meetings (GCCM) in London and Singapore as well as the European Network Planning Meeting (ENPM). The Carrier Community has qualified more than 3,000 members since its inception representing 1,300+Operators from more than 120+ countries. Our members occupy C-Level, VP, Director and Manager Positions at incumbent, mobile and alternative operators. www.carriercommunity.com