Russ Shipley

Senior Vice President, Wholesale and Network Services
TpX Communications

Russ joined TpX from Mpower Communications with more than 20 years of experience in the industry and has overall responsibility for TpX's switching, engineering of the network and the Network Operations Center (NOC) In addition, he leads the Wholesale line of business. At Mpower he served as resident of Wholesale and chief of Network Services and before that as Mpower’s New Technology Officer. Prior to joining Mpower, Russ held several leadership positions with Global Crossing and Frontier Corporation in the service, operations, engineering, technology, construction, sales and business development groups. His career also includes various positions at Rochester Telephone Corp. Russ earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering and a Master’s in Business Administration, with a concentration in Operations Management, from the University of Rochester.