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RingCentral Receives 2008 INTERNET TELEPHONY Excellence Award


Company Honored For Delivering Innovative Cloud Computing Business Phone Service to SMBs

Redwood City, Calif., October 21, 2008– RingCentral, an award-winning hosted, multi-extension business phone service announced that Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC) and INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine has awarded the company the 2008 INTERNET TELEPHONY Excellence Award.

“By providing innovative communication services for small businesses, RingCentral has earned this recognition from the editors of INTERNET TELEPHONY. RingCentral has excelled in delivering advanced, yet cost effective hosted communication services to its customers that offer unprecedented flexibility and control,” said Greg Galitzine, Editorial Director of INTERNET TELEPHONY. 

“We are thrilled to be recognized by TMC and INTERNET TELEPHONY for our hosted business phone service,” said Vlad Shmunis, CEO of RingCentral. “This award is a testament to how we enable small businesses to maintain competitive advantage – particularly in a tightening economy—by providing low cost business class services that were traditionally very expensive and only available to larger companies.” 

The 2008 INTERNET TELEPHONY Excellence Award winners have been published in the October 2008 issue of INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine, For more information, please visit

About RingCentral

RingCentral® provides an award-winning, multi-extension hosted business phone service for small business. With top industry honors, including PC Magazine’s Editor’s Choice Award and Small Business Computing’s Excellence in Technology, RingCentral® offers full-access to core small business phone services and helps improve productivity for tens of thousands of customers worldwide. Headquartered in Redwood City, Calif., RingCentral® is privately held with backing from Sequoia Capital, Khosla Ventures and DAG Ventures. For more information, please visit:


INTERNET TELEPHONY has been the VoIP Authority since 1998™. Since the first issue in February of 1998, INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine has been providing unbiased views of the complicated converged communications space. INTERNET TELEPHONY offers rich content from solutions-focused editorial content to reviews on products and services from TMC Labs. INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine has a circulation of 225,000 including passalong readers. For more information please visit

About TMC

Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC) is an integrated global media company helping our clients build communities in print, in-person and online. TMC publishes  Customer Interaction Solutions INTERNET TELEPHONY Unified Communications, and IMS Magazine. TMC is also the first publisher to test new products in its own on-site laboratories, TMC Labs. TMCnet, TMC's Web site, is the leading source of news and articles for the communications and technology industries. TMCnet is read by nearly one million US visitors according to Quantcast and by two to three million unique visitors each month worldwide, according to Webtrends. In addition, TMC produces INTERNET TELPHONY Conference & EXPOCall Center 2.0 Conference and Communications Developer Conference. For more information about TMC, visit:

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