New Community Manager, James Finstrom joins FreePBX/Schmooze Team

James Finstrom FreePBX Community ManagerFreePBX and Schmooze are pleased to announce the addition of a new member to the FreePBX Team. James Finstrom will be joining Schmooze as our new Community Manager. In this position James will be working within the FreePBX Community to keep everyone informed about the latest events, updates and happenings with and around the FreePBX Project including current development, training, sales and marketing activities.

James has been involved in one way or another with the FreePBX project for the past 7-8 years in professional roles as Community Manager for a popular hardware vendor. In addition he’s been personally very active in the FreePBX Community within various forums and developer channels.

A good Community Manager needs to not only be active in the community, but also needs to know the product inside and out, which James does! When James isn’t busy leading the community, he’ll also be providing direct support within our Professional Services Group. In this capacity he’ll work directly with our clients to diagnose, troubleshoot, setup, configure and repair FreePBX systems, while at the same time keeping a good pulse on the current capabilities of the world’s most popular open source PBX platform, FreePBX.

Please help us welcome James to the community. You can find him in the in the forums under the username jfinstrom and on #FreePBX IRC channel as jameswf.