Vonage Launches Across the Pond


Vonage Holdings Corp. Monday announced the official launch of its voice-over-Internet-protocol service in the United Kingdom.

The service has actually been available since Jan. 6.

The company also announced that it has added Kerry Ritz as managing director of Vonage UK.

“Establishing Vonage within Europe and with a strong central base in the United Kingdom has always been a priority," chairman and CEO Jeffrey A. Citron said in a prepared statement.

“As a leading provider of broadband-phone service, Vonage is rapidly setting the industry benchmark,” he added. “We are very pleased to demonstrate our commitment to the European market and to offer U.K. customers our full-featured, cost-effective calling plans.”