New York, NY – October 16, 2013 – PRIVATE WiFi (www.privatewifi.com), a Private Communications Corporation company, today named Alok Kapur to the position of Chief Marketing & Customer Officer. Reporting directly to CEO and founder Kent Lawson, Kapur will oversee all marketing initiatives, sales efforts, partnerships and communication efforts on behalf of the personal wifi security company.
In this newly-created position, Kapur will develop and oversee a brand strategy designed to increase distribution channels, both for the PRIVATE WiFi brand and various private label versions of the software. In addition, Kapur will oversee all social media marketing and develop programs to reach international consumers eager to protect themselves while using public wifi hotspots.
“Alok Kapur is a results-oriented global business leader with an outstanding track record generating business and managerial results,” said Kent Lawson, Founder and CEO of Private Communications Corporation. “His experience in the mobile and technology realm will be valuable in propelling PRIVATE WiFi’s growth and we are delighted to welcome him to our team.”
Kapur was previously Global Vice President at Experian Marketing Services where he spearheaded global efforts to develop the strategy, execution and investment plans in leading the company’s entrance to mobile. Prior positions also include Vice President of Global Business Development at Adenyo Inc/Motricity Inc. and Senior Group Product Manager at Microsoft among others.
“In a continuously evolving technology landscape, PRIVATE WiFi is at the forefront of individual wifi protection,” said Kapur. “It is an exciting time to be a VPN provider as wifi networks continue to be deployed and serve more and more people every day.”
Kapur received his MBA from University of California, Irvine and his BE from University of Pune in India.
About PRIVATE WiFi
Private Communications Corporation is a security technology company that protects personal data and information on the Internet. PRIVATE WiFi, the company's flagship software offering, encrypts all computer data across unencrypted wifi networks, enhancing online privacy for those without access to virtual private networks. Founded by software entrepreneur Kent Lawson, who is concerned about the growing number of privacy issues on the Internet. Private Communications Corporation is headquartered in Sherman, CT. For more information, visit us at http://www.privatewifi.com and for articles and other online privacy resources, please visit www.private-i.com. You can also connect with them on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/privatewifi.