Internet Names Communications Veteran New CEO
[14th April 2003]
LAUDERDALE, Fla., Apr 14, 2003 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Affinity
Internet Inc., the third largest web hosting provider,
has appointed Peter Chambers as CEO of the company.
Chambers will be responsible for the strategic direction
and day-to-day operations of the company.
has an extensive background in the communications industry,
having worked in both executive management and advisory
roles with service providers and solutions developers.
customer-focused approach to business is in perfect
tune with Affinity's commitment to providing customers
with superior service," Alex Good, chairman of
the board, Affinity, said. "His experience and
team-oriented management style make him the ideal leader
to take Affinity to the next level."
to joining Affinity, Chambers was the CEO of Redfern
Broadband Networks, a telecommunication solutions provider.
Previously, he was the CFO and treasurer of LHS Group
Inc., a customer care and billing solutions company.
Chambers has also served as vice president director
at PT Excelcomindo, an Indonesian GSM cellular service
began his career in the communications industry with
Coopers and Lybrand Consulting, where he was an executive
director in the company's Asian telecommunications practice.
holds a bachelor of business and finance degree from
the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology in Melbourne,
Internet Inc., a Top 10 hosting service provider, specializes
in hosting solutions for small- and medium-sized businesses
(SMB). One of the few profitable web hosting companies,
Affinity operates multiple branded hosting services,
each offering shared and/or dedicated servers, applications
and products designed to meet the specific needs of
one of the segments of the SMB marketplace.
hosts more than 390,000 domains for more than 150,000
customers worldwide. The company sells direct over the
web and through more than 2,000 resellers or channel
partners. The company has offices in El Segundo, Calif.,
and Fort Lauderdale, Fla., with data centers in Los
Angeles and Fort Lauderdale.
more information, visit www.affinity.com