Executive Team

Our executive team has decades of experience in the telecommunications industry. As the industry changes and adapts, the team is focused on network partners that offer the newest services to bring unique solutions to your business and to maximize your company’s productivity.

Chris Gose

Chris Gose

Co-Founder

Mr. Gose has over 29 years of telecommunication experience. Mr. Gose started his career at Allnet, who was purchased by Frontier Communications, and later purchased by Global Crossing. Mr. Gose spent four years there where he worked his way up from an account executive to a district manager. Mr. Gose then joined Southwest Communications, a small wholesale telecommunications company and partner for multiple providers as the Vice President of Sales. During his management stay at Southwest Communications he was instrumental with increasing sales from less than 3 million to over 24 million in annual sales. In 2003, Mr. Gose partnered with Mr. Nottoli and formed CCI Network Services. Mr. Gose received a Bachelor of Science degree in Public Relations from Northwest Missouri State University in 1991. He and his wife, Michelle, have 3 children (Vanessa, Hannah and Jack) and their family resides in Holiday, Utah. Mr. Gose strengths lie in his knowledge of dedicated services, WANS, IPVPN and VOIP services. “Building customer relationships one at a time and for life” is the motto he lives by.

CGose@CCIcom.com

Office: 801-924-9495
Mobile: 801-916-2212
Fax: 801-994-2960
Jeff Parson

Jeff Parson

Chief Operating Officer

Mr. Parson has over 29 years of experience in the telecom industry, and before joining CCI in June of 2005, Mr. Parson was Vice President and Co-founder in X5 Solutions of Oregon from 2002-2005. Prior to X5 he was the Northwest Director of Sales for McLeod USA from 1999-2002 where he guided over 150 sales and account management employees that were responsible for adding $28 Million in annual revenues. In 1991 he was named General Manager of Access Long Distance of Oregon. Mr. Parson attended the University of Utah and graduated in 1990 with a BS in Economics.

JParson@CCIcom.com

Office: 801-924-9499
Mobile: 801-860-5056
Fax: 801-994-2960
Chris Nottoli

Chris Nottoli

Co-Founder

Mr. Nottoli has gained a broad range of experience through his work in the telecom industry over the last 23 years. In 1997 he started CCI Communications a wholesale prepaid phone card provider which was later acquired by new ownership. Prior to starting CCI, he worked as the Chief Financial Officer from 1993-1997 for the regional long distance provider Access Long Distance, who was later acquired by McLeod USA. Mr. Nottoli’s career started as a Staff Auditor for KPMG Peat Marwick. He graduated from the University of Utah with a BS in Accounting.

CNottoli@CCIcom.com

Office: 801-924-9494
Mobile: 801-201-7778
Fax: 801-994-5409
Gene Knickrehm

Gene Knickrehm

Director of Agent Sales

Mr. Knickrehm has 30 years of telecom experience and has worked in both operations and sales/marketing roles in that period of time. Prior to joining CCI in 2008 he was a Carrier Account Executive with WilTel Communications and most recently XO Communications where his focus was maximizing relationships with large carriers such as Time Warner Telecom, McLeod USA, Electric Lightwave Incorporated and 360 Networks to name a few. The previous 11 years were spent in management of various sales teams in the Salt Lake Valley for companies such as Access Long Distance (now PaeTec), Executone and Integra Telecom. On a National level Gene also served as Sr. Director of Operations for Teltrust Communications overseeing their switching operations between NYC, Atlanta, Miami and LA as well as serving as VP of Sales in a later role.

GeneK@CCIcom.com

Office: 801-924-9425
Mobile: 801-898-2131
Fax: 801-994-2960