SIPPIO and Clerk Chat Launch Integrated Text Messaging Solution for Microsoft Teams

New service streamlines business communications within Microsoft Teams.

ANNAPOLIS, MD – May 21, 2024 – SIPPIO, the global leader in voice enablement, and Clerk Chat, the leading conversational messaging platform, have today announced the launch of ‘SIPPIO Text Messaging by Clerk Chat’. Available immediately, the new service seamlessly integrates SMS/MMS and WhatsApp Business directly into Microsoft Teams, with Apple Messages for Business coming soon.

“We are thrilled to introduce this transformative solution that fundamentally expands and enriches our partner’s communication capabilities,” said Adam Cole, CEO of SIPPIO. “SIPPIO Text Messaging by Clerk Chat is a strategic investment in the future of communication, elevating how businesses connect with the world.”

Will Chertoff, Co-Founder of Clerk Chat, added, “Our partnership with SIPPIO is a significant step forward. By combining our expertise, we are delivering a seamless and intuitive digital communication experience within Microsoft Teams. Clerk Chat is renowned for its conversational messaging tools, ensuring every interaction is both personalized and impactful.”

Empowering the Channel

Available as a stand-alone offering for existing Teams Phone users or bundled with SIPPIO’s award-winning voice solutions, SIPPIO Text Messaging by Clerk Chat empowers channel partners to expand their market presence, open new demand channels, increase customer value and boost average revenue per user.

Go Beyond Calling

Key features of SIPPIO Text Messaging by ClerkChat include:

  • Unified Communications: Integrate messaging capabilities directly with Microsoft Teams phone numbers, supporting both SMS and advanced messaging platforms.
  • Streamlined Operations: Utilize dynamic cohorts for customizable contact groups, AI-driven Assistants for scalable conversations, and robust workflows to design intricate communication flows.
  • Industry Versatility: Tailor solutions to meet the unique needs of various industries, including real estate, government, and emergency services.

This announcement marks the latest in a series of feature enhancements to the SIPPIO platform, creating new opportunities for channel partners to expand their offerings, drive new revenue streams, and maximize their customers’ investments in the Microsoft Teams ecosystem. By bundling this innovative service with SIPPIO’s existing award-winning voice platform or offering it as a stand-alone option, partners can cater to a wider range of customer needs and drive greater value.


SIPPIO is an award-winning voice enablement platform that offers the easiest and fastest way to enable PSTN calling in Microsoft Teams Phone and Zoom Phone. Available in 79 countries, organizations worldwide trust SIPPIO to keep their people connected, productive, and engaged. As an accelerator for Microsoft Operator Connect and Zoom Provider Exchange, SIPPIO also enables carriers and service providers to build and launch customer-focused voice experiences using its future-proof infrastructure, software, automation, and API layers. Learn more:

About Clerk Chat

Clerk Chat is the leading conversational messaging platform for VOIP businesses. Messaging has grown into the most important channel for companies of all sizes, helping meet customers where they are. Clerk Chat, being carrier agnostic, can enable any business voice line for high-powered messaging. Built for the enterprise, Clerk Chat connects into Salesforce, Hubspot, Dynamics for sales and marketing as well as eDiscovery tools like Smarsh and Global relay for compliance and auditing. Learn more at

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