Russ Shipley

Russ Shipley serves as TPx’s Chief Operating Officer responsible for leading TPx’s Switching, Engineering, Network and Security Operation Centers, IT, Technical Support, Customer Care and Service Delivery teams.

Prior to joining TPx, Russ served as President of Wholesale, Chief Network Services and New Technology Officer at MPower. A seasoned leader in the industry with 35+ years of experience, Russ has held several leadership positions with Global Crossing, Frontier Corporation and Rochester Telephone Corporation dedicating focus in service, operations, engineering, technology, construction, sales and business development groups.

Russ holds a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering and a MBA with a concentration in Operations Management from the University of Rochester.