Vidtel’s management team has deep expertise in video communications, video conferencing service, VoIP innovation and telephony.

We have an extensive track record of bringing innovative ideas to life in the telecom and VoIP industries.

Scott Wharton, Chief Executive Officer
Keith Herrington, Director of Operations

Scott Wharton, Chief Executive Officer

Scott Wharton, founder and CEO of Vidtel, Inc. has been recognized as a leader in the VoIP and video industry for nearly two decades.

From 1999 to early 2008, he was the VP of Marketing at BroadSoft, Inc. (NASDAQ: BSFT), the leading developer and marketer of VoIP application servers, which also handle video IP calling. Scott made significant and enduring contributions leading to: the dominance of the BroadSoft brand in the voice application space, the company’s acquisition of 9 of the world’s 10 largest telecom service providers as customers, and the expansion of the company’s presence in over 60 countries. Scott also defined a new product category for the telecom industry, a next-generation applications layer, establishing BroadSoft’s global leadership in the VoIP applications market.

In 2003, Scott was honored with the Frost & Sullivan IP Telephony Executive of the Year Award. It is presented each year to the individual who has excelled in developing and executing a business strategy allowing his or her company to gain market leadership. Scott has also been recognized as a “Top 100 Voice” in the IP Communications Industry by Internet Telephony magazine.

Prior to BroadSoft, Scott was Vice President of Marketing at VocalTec Communications (NASDAQ: CALL), the pioneer and a leading developer of VoIP software solutions. From 1995 to 1999, Scott spearheaded numerous groundbreaking initiatives, including the development of the first commercial VoIP product and the creation of the VoIP service provider industry. Scott holds an MBA from Yale University.

Keith Herrington, Director of Operations

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Keith Herrington runs Vidtel service development, network operations, and technical support.

Keith has over 15 years experience in real-time cloud communications and network administration: previous to Vidtel, Keith had leadership roles at leading VoIP service providers and mobile operators.  In these roles, he has created customer support infrastructures and built support teams, he has architected and designed high availability networks, and he has developed provisioning systems to integrate numerous disparate systems.