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Worldwide Who's Who Names Vice President Laurence Smith Executive of the Year in Project Management

Laurence Smith Has 40 Years of Leadership Experience in Aerospace and Telecommunications

    Point Cook, Victoria, Australia, February 27, 2013 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Laurence Smith, vice president of Operations Development in Asia Pacific for Amdocs, has been named a Worldwide Who's Who Executive of the Year in Project Management. While inclusion in Worldwide Who's Who is an honor, only a small selection of members in each discipline are chosen for this distinction. These special honorees are distinguished based on their professional accomplishments, academic achievements, leadership abilities, years of service, and the credentials they have provided in association with their Worldwide Who's Who membership.

Mr. Smith has more than 35 years of leadership experience in aerospace and telecommunications. He became involved in his profession after gaining experience in the aerospace industry and getting recruited into telecommunications. His many accomplishments include delivering telecommunications infrastructure for NGN, IMS and HSBB technologies with OSS / BSS vertical integration. In addition, he has led multinational teams in the build-operate-transfer of large-scale communications networks in a number of global locations. He is by nature a Teacher and a Coach, encourages young people and those looking to better themselves by telling them to "Be persistent and trust in your dreams!"

Mr. Smith obtained his undergraduate and postgraduate degrees through part-time study, undertaken while he worked full time in the aerospace and telecommunications industries in Australia and the Asia-Pacific region. He holds a graduate diploma in information and communication technology with a specialization in aerospace and telecommunications from the University of Melbourne. He holds a bachelor's degree in educational training, also earned at the University of Melbourne. Mr. Smith (CPPD) is a certified practicing project director, and is a member of the Australian Institute of Project Management, the Royal Aeronautical Society.

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