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The PGi Story

CEO Boland Jones describes how he launched the company in 1991.

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The PGi Story

The PGi Story

CEO Boland Jones describes how he launched the company in 1991.

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Conferencing: Int'l Tech Collaboration

The VP of Client Services of a prominent tech firm explains why she values web collaboration tools from PGi.

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Conferencing: Int'l Sales Meetings

Conferencing: Int'l Sales Meetings

The VP of Sales for an international distribution company explains how he uses Conferencing solutions from PGi for international sales meetings.

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Conferencing: Large Team Meetings

Conferencing: Large Team Meetings

The Operations Manager of a large technology company explains how she uses Conferencing solutions from PGi for team meetings.

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Conferencing: Sales Team Meetings

Conferencing: Sales Team Meetings

The Director of Computer Services of a technology firm explains how his company improves international sales calls with PGi Conferencing solutions.

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Global. It's in the name.

Global. It's in the Name Who? Jennifer Koris. Michael Scarpeli. Helen Debus. Company? Walco International. Nu Tech. GSI Commerce. Where? Washington, D.C. North Boston Area. Ontario. Around the globe. Proble

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PGi World Tour

PGi World Tour

An Introduction to PGi's International Operations. Meet the teams in EMEA, APAC, & North America.

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Go Green! Save the Planet with Web Conferencing from PGi

Go Green! Save the Planet with Web Conferencing from PGi

Implementing one unified meeting solution can help international organizations to communicate more effectively.

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The PGi Story It was 1991. I realized that men and women in the military had a basic problem. It was difficult for them to connect with their loved ones and cell phones really were not affordable to the masses at that point. We created a technology that we believed could keep those people in touch as they were mobile in their daily lives whether were at MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa or Fort Campbell, Kentucky at the 101st Division of the Army. I had a way for them to connect with their families easily and inexpensively. It was a prepaid calling card that would work from anywhere in the world. It has won the Smithsonian Institute Award for invention. You could dial an 800 number into this card and actually leave a voicemail message. People could make calls from this card and so forth and so on. We had three or four people in the company at that time. We had two developers and then myself and another salesperson, and that went on to having a show of our associates on every base in the world. And so the company grew significantly during that time and then became more of a business service beyond the military service. The military service crossed over to the civilian service and became a part of the mainstream of originally corporate America and people started carrying these cards around. The technology was so enticing to them because they could handle all of the things that they normally would do every day in an office while they were mobile. And so through those transitions the company has grown to around 3,000 people today.