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TollFreeForwarding.com Announces Participation in ITW's Charity 5km Fun Run in Chicago May 13th

TollFreeForwarding.com's Very Own US Olympic High Jump Silver Medalist Matt Hemingway Set to Compete in the Run in Support of Telecoms Sans Frontieres (TSF)

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwired - May 09, 2014) - TollFreeForwarding.com is proud to announce the participation of Matt Hemingway, TollFreeForwarding.com's Vice President of Sales, and Olympic Silver Medal Winner, who is set to compete in the run. Matt will be taking part in the TSF Charity 5km Fun Run held annually during International Telecoms Week (ITW) in Chicago beginning May 12th.

Matt Hemingway was a member of the US Olympic Team at the 2004 Athens Games and soared to 7' 8 ¼" (2.34 meters) in high jumping, clearing the way to a victorious Olympic Silver Medal. On Tuesday, May 13th, Matt will participate, this time as a runner, during TSF's Charity 5km Fun Run. Matt will join the field of other runners from the telecommunications industry to help raise awareness for Télécoms Sans Frontières (TSF), the world's leading non-profit organization in emergency telecommunications. The money raised will be used to support and increase awareness for their organization's invaluable work that helps thousands of people in need during a crisis. 

This year the Charity 5km Fun Run route will start and finish at DuSable Harbour following Lake Michigan and offering fantastic views for all participants in the early hours of Tuesday morning. Last year the first place finishing time was a superb 18 minutes, and this years runners are ready to challenge that record including TollFreeForwarding.com's very own Olympic Silver Medalist, Matt Hemingway. TollFreeFowarding.com will be covering Matt's progress on their Twitter feed @TFFSocial and their Facebook page. Matt can be followed directly on Twitter too using @matthemingway.

After the run, Matt will also attend and participate in International Telecoms Week (ITW). Matt and his entire sales team will be at the TollFreeForwarding.com booth #1506 where show attendee's are welcome to visit and have their pictures taken with an Olympian.

International Telecoms Week (ITW) is the central meeting point for the international telecoms wholesale community -- each year over 5,700 delegates, representing over 1,800 companies and from 140+ countries meet to buy and sell both voice and data products and services. ITW 2014 will take place from Monday May 12th - Wednesday May 14th 2014 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel, Chicago, IL.

On-site meetings will be available with Matt Hemingway and the TollFreeForwarding.com executive sales team at booth#1506. Attendees interested in partnerships with TollFreeForwarding.com are encouraged to stop by and learn more about this outstanding partnering opportunity to resell International telecommunications services including 800 numbers, toll free numbers, virtual phone numbers and call forwarding services.

Anytime during the show attendees are welcome to visit the TollFreeForwarding.com Booth #1506 for:

  • Meet Olympic High Jump Silver Medalist Matt Hemingway
  • Cool give-a-ways
  • One-on-one meetings with the sales team
  • Learn how to take advantage of newly launched Partner Programs
  • Explore the many ways to reach more international customers in 2014

During International Telecoms Week (ITW), TollFreeForwarding.com will be posting live updates of the event on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and the TollFreeForwarding.com blog.

About Matt Hemingway

Matt made his Olympic debut at the age of 31. He did all of this while developing his own training program and working full time corporate positions. It all paid off, and Hemingway soared to 7' 8 ¼ ", returning victoriously, an Olympic Silver Medalist at the 2004 Athens Olympics. Matt currently resides as the Vice President of Sales at TollFreeForwarding.com where he brings his unique motivational skills as an Olympian to his highly charged sales organization.

About TollFreeForwarding.com

Connecting millions of international calls per month, TollFreeForwarding.com is the leading provider of international virtual phone numbers and international call forwarding services in the world. Founded in 2002, TollFreeForwarding.com is a technology-driven, international telecommunications provider based in Los Angeles, California. TollFreeForwarding.com leverages best in class technology to empower businesses with state-of-the-art capabilities and services. 

Contact:
Alan Sherin
TollFreeForwarding.com
Phone: (213) 452-1505 x279
Fax: (213) 452-1505
9841 Airport Blvd., 9th Floor
Los Angeles CA 90045-5475
www.tollfreeforwarding.com

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