Richard Ruben, who recently started work with mobile content and application developer Summus as a consultant, has been named to the company’s board of directors.

Ruben has more than 20 years of experience in the telecommunications and related industries. His most recent position was as chief executive officer of Wire One Communications. He also has worked with V-SPAN, Comcast-Spectacor, Bell Atlantic and Bell Atlantic Mobile where he was chief financial officer.