FreedomVoice Phone Service

Small Business Trends recently reported that GoDaddy is in the process of procuring cloud-based FreedomVoice phone service to add to its suite of small business marketing communications products.

The article also mentioned that GoDaddy has set up a new telephony business unit led by Intuit veteran Barry Saik, who serves as its general manager and SVP, to oversee the company’s communication products’ strategy and execution.

Reasons for Acquiring FreedomVoice Phone Service

In an email exchange with Saik, Small Business Trends learned that GoDaddy’s interest in acquiring FreedomVoice is two-fold:

“Many of the 210 million small businesses around the globe struggle to find simple, affordable telephony solutions for their business, so the company saw a growth opportunity,” Saik said.

“Also, GoDaddy’s mission is to provide services to small businesses that enable them to build a strong digital identity, and the FreedomVoice acquisition fits that model. Both companies are harnessing the

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Source: Small Business Trends