Peter S. Buswell (a.k.a DrVoIP) - began his telecommunications career with AT&T Technologies in 1970. Over the last 35 years, Peter has been singularly responsible for the founding, funding, management and growth of several industry-defining companies, including National Communications Industries, AMBI Voice/Data Systems and Cobotyx Corporation. In the early 1980's he served as Manager of Strategic Planning for the Communications Systems Group of Exxon Enterprises, the venture capital wing of Exxon Oil. He was insturmental in brining the InteCom PBX to market along with other Exxon back office product like Delphi Messaging. He has served in management capacities at IT&T as Director of Product Line Management and was the product manager for the CS-1024 ACD offered by IT&T at that time. At Datapoint he served as Manager of Program Development for the Infoswitch family of Call Center products. He has also held key executive positions as CMO or COO in several public telecommunications companies including Intervoice/Brite; and the Farmstead Telephone Group (FTG). Peter served as CMO of tAA and helped put the fledgling Voice Mail company on the Inc. Magizines Fastest growing 100companies in both 95′ and 96′. In 1998 Peter became COO of Franklin Telecommunications, a VoIP Gateway manufacture, and rang the opening bell the morning of March 13, 1998 the day the company went public on the AMEX! Before forming LANtelligence in September of 2001, Peter was Executive V.P. & COO of COM 2001 a company that produced a family of internet based telecommunications products including Alexis, the first voice recognition based Un-PBX build on Microsoft Technology. Peter retains his position as and Industry luminary, Business Telecommunications Development Consultant, Speaker and Published Author.
A graduate of Marymount College with a BS degree in Business & Information Technology Management, Peter is an active leader in the VoIP community and demonstrates his commitment by holding the following current industry certifications: He is a CISCO Certified Voice Professional (CCVP) holding 11 CISCO related certifications; he is also a ShoreTel Certified VoIP Engineer and has been certified by SONUS and Iwatsu. He is generally know as "Dr VoIP" in local telecom community! As a Master Mason, Peter is a member of the Vista Lodge #687 of F&AM and is a 32° Mason in the Scottish Rite of Freemasonry, Valley of San Diego Orient of California. An avid private pilot an aircraft owner he is FAA certified with an Instrument rating in both Single and Multi-Engine aircraft. He is an AOPA and Bonanza Society member, a card carring member of the NRA, a future rock star (plays guitar, keyboard, CD's) speaks several Latin languages and enjoys digital film making.