Cable & Telecom

TextNow names new chief product officer

SAN FRANCISCO and WATERLOO – TextNow, a free phone and text company, announced today Dave Chiang (above) has been named the company’s new chief product officer. “Dave brings more than 20 years of technology and media experience to TextNow, where he will report to CEO and co-founder Derek Ting and oversee engineering, product, and analytics as the company scales its digital communications platform,” a press release says. Chiang previously “played a crucial role in turning Walmart Connect into a profitable business, tripling revenue and increasing the size of the team from 20 people to more than 200,” the release says....

Our industry and COVID-19

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