NU’UULI, AMERICAN SAMOA: FRIDAY 01 MAY 2015: Bluesky Communications has appointed Filifotu Va’ai-Tinitali as the new Country Manager to oversee Bluesky’s operations in American Samoa. Outgoing Country Manager, Lewis Wolman will remain with the company as a consultant to assist Bluesky President and CEO Aoe’e Adolfo Montenegro with other projects.
Va’ai-Tinitali joined the Bluesky family in 2009. For the past four years she has been Director of Marketing and Retail for Bluesky’s operations in American Samoa and Samoa. She was also extensively involved in Bluesky’s expansion projects into Samoa (2011) and most recently the Cook Islands.
She brings to the role 10 years of experience in the telecom industry and has a Bachelor of Commerce and Administration degree from Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand and a Masters Degree in Communications (Telecommunications and Information Resource Management) from the University of Hawaii at Manoa.
Commenting on her appointment, Va’ai-Tinitali said, “I am very humbled and grateful for this opportunity to lead Bluesky’s operation in American Samoa. Bluesky’s most important value is putting our customers first, which I am passionate about. We have plans to deliver expanded and improved services, and I am looking forward to continuing to add value to our customers through innovative services and superior customer care. Further, I hope to strengthen Bluesky’s legacy of being a strong community supporter as well as strengthen our partnerships with businesses and government.”
Montenegro said, “We are very happy to have Filifotu as Bluesky’s American Samoa Country Manager and I am confident that with her experience and leadership, Bluesky will be able to better serve its customers and deliver on our mission and values.”