Broadwing Hires 25-Year Industry Veteran to Launch and Lead Government Services Initiative

21 2004

Broadwing Hires 25-Year Industry Veteran to Launch and Lead Government Services Initiative

Broadwing Communications - PR Newswire

View 132.0K

word 531 read time 2 minutes, 39 Seconds

Diana Gowen Named Vice President of Government Solutions

AUSTIN, Texas, January 21 /PR Newswire/ - Broadwing Communications, a fully consolidated subsidiary of Corvis Corporation (Nasdaq: CORV), today announced that Diana Gowen has joined Broadwing as vice president of Government Solutions. In her new role, Ms. Gowen will expand the company’s portfolio of telecommunications services for federal, state and local governments.

Ms. Gowen, who began her career working for U.S. government civilian and military agencies in the United States and internationally, also brings with her 25 years experience in the communications industry as a senior executive for MCI and AT&T. Most recently, she served as vice president of MCI Government Markets, where she led the FTS 2001 program and other major programs supporting the Department of Defense, the Department of State, the Social Security Administration, the Department of Homeland Security and many of the other civilian agencies. Ms. Gowen also helped launch MCI in Internet and other advanced data networking services through her work in support of the National Science Foundation and other customers. At AT&T, Ms. Gowen focused marketing and sales efforts in various organizations including Bell Labs’ Venture Technology organization.

"I welcome the opportunity to join an emerging network leader like Broadwing. The unique capabilities of Broadwing’s one-of-a-kind, all-optical network will allow us to build a strategic organization that offers government-specific voice, data and video solutions with unparalled focus and agility," said Gowen.

"We are very pleased that Diana has joined the Broadwing team. With her broad experience and vast knowledge of the communications services and government industry, we believe Diana will be instrumental in helping Broadwing roll out a new class of government-specific solutions to address this significant market opportunity," said Mark F. Spagnolo, chief executive officer of Broadwing.

Investor Note Regarding Forward Looking Statements

This press release may contain certain forward-looking statements that are subject to risks and uncertainties. Actual results could differ materially from those currently anticipated as a result of a number of factors, including, but not limited to, the risks and uncertainties discussed under "Risk Factors" and "Management’s Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations" in the company’s filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission

Corvis, Broadwing and the Corvis and Broadwing logos are trademarks and/or service marks of Corvis Corporation. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

About Broadwing

Broadwing Communications is an innovative provider of data, voice, and video solutions to carriers and large enterprises. Enabled by its one-of-a-kind, all-optical network and award-winning IP backbone, Broadwing offers a full suite of the highest quality communications products and services, with unparalleled customer focus and speed. Broadwing is a fully consolidated subsidiary of Corvis Corporation, a leading supplier of optical networking solutions to service providers and government agencies worldwide. For more information, visit

Media Contact:
Melissa Jackson
+1 (512) 742-5247
Web site:

Per maggiori informazioni:
CONTACT: Melissa Jackson of Broadwing Communications, +1-512-742-5247,
FCMN Contact:

Source by Corvis

LSNN is an independent editor which relies on reader support. We disclose the reality of the facts, after careful observations of the contents rigorously taken from direct sources, we work in the direction of freedom of expression and for human rights , in an oppressed society that struggles more and more in differentiating. Collecting contributions allows us to continue giving reliable information that takes many hours of work. LSNN is in continuous development and offers its own platform, to give space to authors, who fully exploit its potential. Your help is also needed now more than ever!

In a world, where disinformation is the main strategy, adopted to be able to act sometimes to the detriment of human rights by increasingly reducing freedom of expression , You can make a difference by helping us to keep disclosure alive. This project was born in June 1999 and has become a real mission, which we carry out with dedication and always independently "this is a fact: we have never made use of funds or contributions of any kind, we have always self-financed every single operation and dissemination project ". Give your hard-earned cash to sites or channels that change flags every time the wind blows , LSNN is proof that you don't change flags you were born for! We have seen the birth of realities that die after a few months at most after two years. Those who continue in the nurturing reality of which there is no history, in some way contribute in taking more and more freedom of expression from people who, like You , have decided and want to live in a more ethical world, in which existing is not a right to be conquered, L or it is because you already exist and were born with these rights! The ability to distinguish and decide intelligently is a fact, which allows us to continue . An important fact is the time that «LSNN takes» and it is remarkable! Countless hours in source research and control, development, security, public relations, is the foundation of our basic and day-to-day tasks. We do not schedule releases and publications, everything happens spontaneously and at all hours of the day or night, in the instant in which the single author or whoever writes or curates the contents makes them public. LSNN has made this popular project pure love, in the direction of the right of expression and always on the side of human rights. Thanks, contribute now click here this is the wallet to contribute

Similar Articles / Broadwin...nitiative