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What you need to know
about Telia Carrier and why

  • Conflict-Free Channel Program
  • Award-Winning Customer Service
  • Global Reach - World’s #1 IP Backbone

Now it’s time to “Get to Know Telia Carrier (now Arelion)”, join our webinar:

  • June 25th at 12 NOON (US ET)

We’ve recently launched our Conflict-Free Channel Program, enabling the Master Agent community to provide their customers with a high performing alternative to the traditional telecom providers. 
Our North American Sales team concentrates on a few key accounts and we plan to develop our market presence through the Master Agent community.

If you’re unfamiliar with us, Arelion owns and operates one of the world’s most extensive fiber backbones. Arelion solves global connectivity challenges for multinational enterprises whose businesses rely on digital infrastructure. On top of the world’s #1 ranked IP backbone and a unique ecosystem of cloud and network service providers, we provide an award-winning customer experience to customers in 120 countries worldwide. 

We’re now recognized in the Gartner magic quadrant for our global network services and we’re focusing on delivering what’s made us a top wholesale provider to the Enterprise market.

Join the webinar and learn more. It will last for approximately 30 minutes, providing an overview of Telia Carrier (now Arelion), our service offerings and our network reach. With the world’s #1-ranked Internet backbone and an award-winning customer experience in mind, Telia Carrier (now Arelion) is now opening up those benefits to the Enterprise market through the Master Agent community. 

Your hosts are Rob Pulkownik, Telia Carrier’s Head of Channel Sales, and Gene Cheatham, Sr Solutions Architect.

Missed our live webinar?

No worries, you can watch the recorded version here.

Rob Pulkownik, Head of Channel Sales

Rob is responsible for driving Sales Channel Development & Partner Alliances for Telia Carrier. With over 20 years of experience, Rob offers insights into the evolution of the Wholesale Internet, the economics of telecommunications data markets and the convergence of Enterprise and Wholesale network needs.

Before joining Telia Carrier in 2015, Rob worked with Global Accounts in various Client Executive, Sales and Business Development roles at Level 3 (now CenturyLink) and AboveNet (now Zayo). He holds undergraduate degrees in Economics and Psychology from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor and a Masters of Business Administration, with a concentration in International Business from Webster University, Leiden, The Netherlands.

Gene Cheatham, Sr Solutions Architect (North America)

Gene is responsible for the technical understanding and design of global enterprise business solutions. Before joining Telia, Gene worked as a Solutions Architect at Level 3/CenturyLink. Prior to this, Gene spent 15 years with Windstream in a variety of roles including Field Installation, Account Management, Sales Engineering as well as Technical and Sales Training.


He holds an undergraduate degree in Business and Information Systems as well as a Master of Business Administration from High Point University. He also served in the U.S. Navy for 10 years.