Cambridge, 01 August 2022 - IQGeo (AIM: IQG), a developer of geospatial software that is “Building better networks” for telecom and utility operators, today announced that Chris Fort has joined IQGeo as its Vice President of Telecom Solutions. With over 25 years of telecom industry experience, Chris is stepping down from his role as CEO at CADTEL Systems in Phoenix, Arizona to join IQGeo’s Enterprise sales telecom team. His new responsibilities will focus on delivering IQGeo’s award-winning geospatial network management solutions to large fiber and traditional telecom network operators across North America.
Having begun his career as an OSP network engineer, Chris developed hands-on experience designing and managing fiber networks before moving into consultancy, and senior management roles with network operators, service providers, and technology companies in the telecom industry.
“With such an exceptional pedigree, we’re very pleased that Chris has agreed to join the IQGeo team,” commented Jay Cadman, Senior Vice President at IQGeo. “Our solutions are transforming plan, design, construct, sell and operate processes across the telecom industry. Chris’s rich mix of industry and business experience will be a great addition to support us as we continue to expand the deployment of our software with existing and new customers.”
“IQGeo has already established a strong reputation for innovation, and I’m excited to take on this new challenge,” said Chris Fort, Vice President of Telecom Solutions at IQGeo. “We have all the ingredients to become a major force in the industry. The agility and openness of our architecture, combined with our mobile roots, and rapid network modeling capabilities empowers organizations to transform their operations. I see my professional expertise, industry connections, and personal tenacity as an excellent fit, and I look forward to making a major contribution to IQGeo’s impressive growth trajectory.”
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