Pacnet Executives Selected as Discussion Panelists at PTC’14: New World, New Strategies

CEO Carl Grivner and President Managed Services Jim Fagan will participate on the Impact of Virtualization and SDN and the Executive Insight Carrier Strategy sessions

PacnetHONG KONG, 13 JANUARY 2014Pacnet, a leading provider of integrated network and technology solutions in the Asia-Pacific region, today announced that its CEO Carl Grivner and President of Managed Services Jim Fagan have been selected to participate as panelists at PTC’14: New World, New Strategies, taking place January 19-22, 2014 at the Hilton Hawaiian Village in Honolulu, HI.

Mr. Grivner will join Moderator Ina Fried, Senior Editor, All Things Digital, and fellow executives Margaret Dawson, VP, Product Marketing & Cloud Evangelist, HP Cloud Services, and Lew Tucker, VP & CTO, Cloud Computing, Cisco, on the keynote ‘Technology Developments’, taking place Monday, January 20 at 11:40 AM local time in Coral 3.  During the session, Mr. Grivner and fellow panelists will examine how technology will leverage techniques such as virtualization and software defined networking to evolve and meet growing demand for data-hungry innovations. Please see Mr. Grivner’s biography here.

Following Mr. Grivner’s presentation, Mr. Fagan will participate in the ‘Executive Insight Roundtable 1: Carriers’, set to take place on Monday, January 20 at 2:00 PM local time in Coral 1.  Moderated by Paul Brodsky, Senior Analyst, TeleGeography, the roundtable will also feature Holger Magnussen, SVP, International Carrier Sales & Solutions (ICSS), Deutsche Telekom AG, and Andrew Higginbotham, CTO, Savvis, and President, savvisdirect. Please see Mr. Fagan’s biography here.

To schedule a meeting with the Pacnet team during PTC’14, email  To learn more about Pacnet, visit

For more information about PTC’14 and to register, click here.   

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About Pacnet
Pacnet is Asia-Pacific’s leading provider of managed data connectivity solutions to major telecommunications carriers, large multinational enterprises and government entities in the region.  Ownership of the region’s most extensive high-capacity submarine cable systems with over 46,000 km of fiber and connectivity to interconnected data centers across 14 cities in the Asia-Pacific region gives Pacnet unparalleled reach to major business centers in key markets including China, India, Japan and the United States.  Combined with a comprehensive set of managed network and value-added data center services, its assets and experience in the region have helped Pacnet service large businesses worldwide including Fortune 500 companies.  Pacnet is headquartered in Hong Kong and Singapore, with offices in all key markets in the Asia-Pacific region and North America.  For more information, please visit:

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