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VirtualPBX Names Lon Baker Vice President of Product Development and Vincent Escamilla Director of Operations

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virtual pbx names lon baker vice president of product development and vincent escamilla director of operations

San Jose, Calif., November 9, 2010 – VirtualPBX, the inventor and leading supplier of hosted business phone services, today announced the promotions of Lon Baker and Vincent Escamilla. Baker will serve as the company’s vice president of product development and Escamilla will hold the position of director of operations.

“Both Lon and Vincent have the technology experience along with the verve to help Virtual PBX continue pioneering into new markets,” said Paul Hammond, CEO of Virtual PBX. “Their contributions allow us to further our development within the hosted PBX and VoIP markets, and each has proven to be invaluable to our future success.”

For the past year, Baker held the position of director of product management, overseeing the company’s entry into the VoIP market. Prior to Virtual PBX, he was an entrepreneur and founded, an e-mail management service. At, Baker was a Virtual PBX customer for nearly 10 years. In his new role as vice president of product management, Baker will be responsible for the day-to-day development of products and services and will help to architect all of the company’s new product offerings.

Escamilla has been with Virtual PBX for over six years and previously held the position of technical support manager, primarily working with new customers. Prior to Virtual PBX, Escamilla worked as a customer support consultant at Knight Ridder Digital and as a Web QA analyst at HorseCentral, LCC. In his new role as director of operations, Escamilla will focus on network operations, including management of IT and network resources, and he will manage all vendor and carrier relations.

About Virtual PBX

Virtual PBX believes you never get a second chance to make a good first impression especially when it comes to serving your customers. Our hosted PBX phone service gives small and growing businesses a professional, fully automated call answering and routing solution that can be up and running in a matter of minutes. Forget the hassles and costs of buying and maintaining your own PBX hardware. With Virtual PBX, your employees, whether in one location or far-flung, can focus on serving your customers while we provide the advanced features and responsiveness that give you a competitive edge. We also offer a backup phone service to ensure your business stays up and running should disaster strike. For more information on how your business can benefit from our innovation and passionate commitment to great customer service, visit us on the Web at

Virtual PBX is a trademark of, Inc. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

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