BRUSSELS, Belgium, Sept. 30, 2010 – Voxbone, a leading provider of telephone numbers to communications service providers and businesses worldwide, was named as a Young Bulls winner for the inaugural 2010 Bully Award honouring the leading European technology, media and telecommunications (TMT) companies as presented by White Bull Summits.
of 60 European companies were named as finalists for the 2010 Bully Award, and
30 were honoured as winners. The deserving winners were selected from a pool of
entries that included hundreds of nominated European TMT companies.
The winners fall into
· Yearlings: firms that seek or have received angel/seed rounds or equivalent; classic start-ups
· Young Bulls: firms that seek or have received Series A financing; early stage companies
· Longhorns: post Series A firms; growth stage companies
"The Bully Award winners were selected for innovation and values of excellence in the TMT sector,” stated Farley Duvall, Founder and Chairman of White Bull Summits. “Each of the Bully Award winners have been recognized as a leader in their field, with a bright business proposition and meaningful market strategies, driven by a rich understanding of customer needs and technological solutions.”
Ullens, CEO and Co-Founder of Voxbone, said: “We’re delighted to have been
named a Bully Award winner. We appreciate this recognition of our growing
leadership in promoting globalization, as well as adoption of advanced
“We searched for the ‘wily beast’ we believe lives inside all successful businesses,” added Duvall. “We very carefully reviewed seed, angel, early-stage and growth-stage companies, and selected 30 winners that we believe have demonstrated clear potential for further growth, including a high probability for exit in the next few years.”
For a complete list of the 2010 White Bull Bully Award winners, please visit www.whitebull.com/latest.
Headquartered in Brussels, Belgium, Voxbone provides worldwide
local and toll-free phone numbers over its own private intercontinental VoIP
network – the world’s first and largest backbone dedicated to voice-origination
services. The all-IP architecture of the Voxbone core network enables customers
to rapidly deploy new communications services with local presence while
reducing costs. It delivers high-quality call origination from 50 countries and
more than 4,000 cities, as well as iNum®
numbers that provide a
unique global e.164 area code for IP communications.
Through its number inventory, network, self-administered provisioning and
comprehensive SIP adherence, Voxbone’s global infrastructure enables its
customers to expand to international markets quickly and efficiently. Founded
in 2005 and privately held, Voxbone is the only carrier licensed in all 27
countries of the European Union. For more information, visit www.voxbone.com.
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