Speaker:

Allan Bakalar

PT Access Networks

Allan Bakalar is the Vice President and General Manager of PT Access Networks. Allan has over 25 years’ experience in the telecommunications and utility industries, and is currently the Vice President and General Manager of PT Access Networks, a majority owned affiliate of Duke Energy.  Allan oversees all areas of company, with emphasis on the business development, contract management, marketing (product development, advertising, marketing research and development) and Operations.  Prior to PT Access, Allan held senior management positions at Progress Telecom in the Fiber, Carrier Relations, Marketing, Regulatory and Wireless Divisions.  Allan has also held a variety of positions within WorldCom, LDDS and MetroMedia. Allan earned his Bachelor of Arts in Communications from Florida State University.