Forbes Business Development Council Is an Invitation-Only Community for Senior-Level Sales and Business Development Executives
NEW YORK, January 21, 2020 – Max Silber, Vice President of Mobility & IoT at MetTel, an IT communications and digital transformation leader, has been accepted into the Forbes Business Development Council, an invitation-only community for senior-level sales and business development executives.
Criteria for acceptance include a track record of successfully impacting business growth metrics, as well as personal and professional achievements and honors.
“I am thrilled to be a member of this distinguished group of experts and industry leaders,” said Max Silber, Vice President of Mobility & IoT at MetTel. “This council position will give me an opportunity to share innovative ideas and best practices to help companies grow with mobile technologies.”
At MetTel, Silber leads the company’s mobile and IoT operations and related business development initiatives. He is responsible for building the MetTel Mobile business from the ground up, one of the country’s biggest and most innovative, multi-carrier business-to-business mobility services. MetTel Mobile was awarded the AT&T Market Mover Award in 2019 for driving the highest total new wireless sales and is a provider on major U.S. government service awards including for the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the $50 billion General Services Administration (GSA) EIS contract.
Silber has more than 27 years of experience serving a variety of product, sales and business development positions with some of the world’s most innovative technology and telecommunications companies. Prior to joining MetTel, Silber was vice president of business development at Net2Phone Inc., and held similar management positions at Amtel and GTE Spacenet, Inc.
“We are honored to welcome Max Silber into the community,” said Scott Gerber, founder of Forbes Councils, the collective that includes Forbes Business Development Council. “Our mission with Forbes Councils is to bring together proven leaders from every industry, creating a curated, social capital-driven network that helps every member grow professionally and make an even greater impact on the business world.”
As a member of the Council, Silber has access to a variety of exclusive opportunities designed to help him reach peak professional influence. He will connect and collaborate with other respected local leaders in a private forum. Max will also be able to share his expert insights in original business articles on Forbes.com, and to contribute to published Q&A panels alongside other experts.
Finally, Silber will benefit from exclusive access to vetted business service partners, membership-branded marketing collateral, and the high-touch support of the Forbes Councils member concierge team.
About Forbes Councils
Forbes Councils is a collective of invitation-only communities created in partnership with Forbes and the expert community builders who founded Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC). In Forbes Councils, exceptional business owners and leaders come together with the people and resources that can help them thrive. For more information about Forbes Business Development Council, visit forbesbizdevcouncil.com. To learn more about Forbes Councils, visit forbescouncils.com.
MetTel is a leader in communications and digital transformation (DX) solutions for enterprise and government customers. By converging all communications over a proprietary network, MetTel gives enterprises one, unified view and control point for all their communications and advanced network services. MetTel’s comprehensive portfolio of customer solutions can boost enterprise productivity, reduce costs, and simplify operations. Combining customized and managed communication solutions with a powerful platform of cloud-based software, the company’s MetTel Portal® enables customers to manage their inventory, usage, spend and repairs from one simple, user-friendly interface. For more information, visit www.mettel.net, follow us on Twitter (@OneMetTel) and LinkedIn, or call us directly at 877.963.8663. MetTel.