Blair Pleasant

COMMfusion LLC

http://www.commfusion.com/

[email protected]

 

Blair Pleasant is President & Principal Analyst of COMMfusion LLC and a co-founder of ucstrategies.com, an industry resource on the growing UC arena. She provides consulting and market research analysis on voice/data convergence markets, applications, and technologies, aimed at helping end-user and vendor clients both strategically and tactically. Prior to COMMfusion, Ms. Pleasant was Director of Communications Analysis for The PELORUS Group, a market research and consulting firm, and President of Lower Falls Consulting.

With 20 years experience, her primary areas of focus are convergence applications, including Unified Communications, Unified Messaging, the contact center, computer telephony integration (CTI), and voice processing. Blair has authored many highly acclaimed multi-client market studies and white papers, as well as custom research reports, and provides market research analysis and consulting services to both end user and vendor clients. 

Blair’s blogs and articles can be found on www.ucstrategies.com and www.commfusion.com. She also tweets on Twitter as blairplez, and you can find her on Facebook and LinkedIn.

She can be contacted at [email protected].

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The company has a new leadership team and organization under the direction of CEO Tony Bates, with two key business units – Genesys Cloud and Genesys Core.

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One of my favorite conferences is Nextcon, Nextiva’s annual partner and customer event. I spoke with Nextiva CMO Yaniv Masjedi to get the inside scoop on the event.

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As part of the company’s recent additions to its executive team, Talkdesk announced the appointment of Chad Gaydos as its first chief customer officer (CCO). The...

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At Vonage’s analyst conference in San Francisco last month, we previewed the newly branded Vonage which was introduced at the company’s inaugural user and developer...

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After many, many months of planning, the new NTT Ltd. made its debut in July, and recently provided industry analysts a look at the new consolidated company.

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To get more insights about Edify, its cloud offerings, and the development process, I recently interviewed co-founder Cameron Weeks.

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To better understand the connected consumer and their attitudes and expectations regarding the customer experience and consumer preferences, Selligent surveyed 5,000...

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Mitel provided an update on its products and strategy at its annual analyst and consultant summit in Dallas

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The phone is dead, right? Wrong. While omnichannel experiences are vital, consumers still turn to the phone when it comes to getting customer service, especially when...

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At its recent analyst conference, Glance Networks provided updates of its video engagement platform aimed at improving the customer experience and helping businesses...

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At Twilio’s SIGNAL event for its developers and customers, Twilio made it clear that it is “building the future of engagement,” to help organizations...
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I recently spent time at Avaya’s briefing center in Santa Clara to get an update on the company’s cloud strategy, contact center offerings, product line rebranding,...

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