Steve Fisher Elected to Board of Directors of Vonage Holdings Corp.

Tue Jan 15, 2013 5:00pm EST

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HOLMDEL, N.J.,  Jan. 15, 2013  /PRNewswire/ -- Vonage Holdings Corp. (NYSE: VG),
a leading provider of communications services connecting people through
cloud-connected devices worldwide, today announced that it has elected  Steve
Fisher  to serve as a member of its Board of Directors.  

Mr. Fisher brings valuable technology experience to the Vonage Board, including
expertise in cloud computing, systems architecture and software development. He
is also an inventor on 14 U.S. patents.  

Mr. Fisher is currently Executive Vice President of Technology at, an enterprise cloud computing company.  He joined
in 2004 where he has held several leadership positions including Senior Vice
President of Platform Product Management and Vice President, Engineering.  Prior
to that, Mr. Fisher served as Architect, AT&T Labs, Inc. from 2001 through 2004.
 Earlier, he was Founder, President and Chief Executive Officer of NotifyMe
Networks, Inc., and served at Apple Computer, Inc., as Department Manager,
Internet Products Group.  Mr. Fisher received an M.S. in Computer Science and a
B.S. in Mathematical and Computational Science from  Stanford University.  

"We are excited to have Steve join our Board. He has an impressive technology
background with a proven track record of contributing to the success of both
startups and established technology companies," said  Marc Lefar, Vonage Chief
Executive Officer.  "His deep experience in research and development, combined
with his expertise in cloud computing and application development for PCs and
mobile devices, will prove valuable to Vonage as we continue to develop new ways
for people to communicate with each other from cloud-connected devices around
the world."   

Mr. Fisher said, "I am excited to join the Vonage Board and look forward to
working closely with Marc and the other members of the team.  Vonage is well
positioned to build upon its strong foundation in VoIP services to meet
customers' emerging communications needs globally.  I look forward to
contributing to the team's success."   

Vonage has substantially deepened the technology and digital marketing
experience of its board in recent years as the company continues to develop new
communications products to meet the emerging needs of customers worldwide.  Mr.
Fisher joins  David C. Nagel, Ph.D.  former President, Chief Executive Officer
and a director of PalmSource, Inc.,  Carl Sparks, President and CEO of
Travelocity, and  Joseph Redling, former President and CEO of NutriSystem, Inc.
and Chief Marketing Officer, President of AOL Access.

About Vonage
Vonage (NYSE: VG) is a leading provider of communications services connecting
individuals through cloud-connected devices worldwide. Our technology serves
approximately 2.4 million subscribers. We provide feature-rich, affordable
communication solutions that offer flexibility, portability and ease-of-use from
both landline and mobile phones. Our Vonage World plan offers unlimited calling
to more than 60 countries with popular features like call waiting, call
forwarding and visual voicemail - for one low monthly rate. Our Vonage Mobile
app is a free downloadable app for iPhone and Android that lets users talk and
text worldwide for free with anyone else who uses the app. Vonage's service is
sold on the web and through regional and national retailers including Walmart,
Best Buy, Kmart and Sears, and is available to customers in the U.S.
(,  Canada  ( and the  United Kingdom 

Vonage Holdings Corp. is headquartered in  Holmdel, New Jersey. Vonage, Vonage
Logo Design and the V and Dot Logo are registered trademarks and service marks
of Vonage Marketing LLC., owned by Vonage America Inc.

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