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Benjamin R. Humphreys, Jr.

President and CEO Comtel Communications and Simplicity VoIP

Benjamin Humphreys, Jr. is the President and CEO of Comtel Communications and Simplicity VoIP.

Ben founded Comtel Communications in 1991 as a regional agency focused on voice and data services. The firm has grown and evolved over the years to become a trusted Master Agency and resource for customers looking for turnkey technology solutions.

In 1996, Mr. Humphreys helped found the Agent Alliance, a forward-thinking consortium of like-minded organizations that foster best practices among technology solutions organizations. His vision was to blend the talents of similar telecom firms to maintain cutting-edge opportunities for clients.

In 2012 Mr. Humphreys launched Simplicity VoIP to provide a high-touch, on-site hosted VoIP experience. Today, Simplicity continues with its mission providing hosted PBX, VoIP and, business telephone solutions nationally to small, medium, and enterprise-level businesses for a comprehensive, unified communications experience.

Named as Richmond’s 11th fastest growing company by Richmond BizSense, Simplicity VoIP's key to success is its on-site service, installation, and training supported 24/7/365 by a world-class client services team.

Ben serves on numerous community boards including Richmond’s Beth Shalom Continuing Care and Retirement Community and Virginia Commonwealth Bank’s Financial Group.

Ben earned his B.S. in Marketing from Virginia Commonwealth University.
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