Senior Vice President, Corporate Development and Chief Communications Officer
Richard Ramlall, was named Senior Vice President, Corporate Development and Chief Communications Officer of Primus in November 2010. Over the course of his career in telecom and cable, Mr. Ramlall has built a record of accomplishments in regulatory affairs, lobbying, strategic corporate development, and communications. Mr. Ramlall most recently served as Senior Vice President Strategic External Affairs and Programming at RCN Corporation from March 2005 to August 2010. Before joining RCN, he served as Senior Managing Director and Executive Vice President of Spencer Trask Media and Communications Group, LLC. Prior to this, Mr. Ramlall served as Vice President and Managing Director for Strategy, Marketing and International Government Affairs for Bechtel Telecommunications. Mr. Ramlall was also Executive Director for International Business Affairs for Bell Atlantic International, and he spent more than 18 years in Verizon and its predecessor organizations, serving in a variety of executive positions including strategy, government affairs, marketing, business development, regulatory and legal positions. Mr. Ramlall has served as a board member of Evolving Systems, Inc. since March 2008 and he currently serves as a board member of the Alzheimer's Association, National Capital Area Chapter. In 1990, Mr. Ramlall was selected to serve a one-year appointment under the Presidential Exchange Executive Program of the White House. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and an MGA (Technology Management) from the University of Maryland.