kira gba award As RingCentral’s Executive Vice President of Innovation, Kira Makagon, leads product strategy, product management, engineering and operations. Makagon has more than 20 years of product strategy, global technology management and senior leadership experience. As an entrepreneur, she has always sought success in disruptive and transcending technology. Makagon has helped drive RingCentral’s innovative technology that utilizes the cloud to provide a user-friendly, cost-efficient solution to the current business communication needs, including BYOD and mobile trends.

We are pleased to announce that Makagon has won the prestigious Bronze status in the Golden Bridge Awards. The coveted annual Golden Bridge Awards program encompasses the world’s best in organizational performance, innovations, products and services, executives and management teams, women in business; as well as the professions, innovations, case studies, product management, public relations and marketing campaigns, and customer satisfaction programs from every major industry in the world. Organizations from all over the world are eligible to submit nominations including public and private, for-profit and non-profit, largest to smallest and new start-ups.

More than 40 judges from a broad spectrum of industry voices from around the world participated and their average scores determined the 2014 Golden Bridge Business Awards winners. The winners were honored during the awards dinner and presentation on September 30, 2014 in San Francisco attended by the finalists, industry leaders, and judges.

“It’s an honor to be named a winner by Golden Bridge Awards for this esteemed industry and peer business world recognition,” says Makagon. “These awards are a testament to RingCentral’s commitment to leading the business cloud phone system industry with a mobile first approach.”

RingCentral provides a complete business communications solution for its customers by providing practical and inventive features. When a customer begins using RingCentral, the setup is quick and easy—unlike traditional on-premise PBX systems, no expertise or training is required. RingCentral was the first to market with Business SMS, allowing customers to have one phone number for all of their business communication needs.