Lexington, KY – Windstream (NASDAQ: WIN), a leading provider of advanced network communications, announced today that it has hired Brian Bishop as consultant for operations support for Kentucky.
"We are thrilled to have experienced and talented team members like Brian at Windstream," said Phillip McAbee, president of Windstream Operations in Kentucky. "Having Brian in this new role will help support our community involvement efforts as we continue to invest and reinvest in the communities where we live and serve.”
Among other operational duties, Brian will be tasked with developing and leading multiple marketing campaigns, as well as supporting the local Operations team on coordinating local community initiatives.
Brian has a Bachelor of Science degree from Campbellsville University and a Master of Science in Immuno/Molecular Biology degree from Western Kentucky University. Along with his education, Brian brings with him nearly twenty years of experience in logistics, community relations building and coaching both individuals and organizations in both the public and private sectors.
Windstream employs nearly 600 local community members in Kentucky.
Windstream Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: WIN), a FORTUNE 500 company, is a leading provider of advanced network communications and technology solutions. Windstream provides data networking, core transport, security, unified communications and managed services to mid-market, enterprise and wholesale customers across the U.S. The company also offers broadband, entertainment and security services for consumers and small and medium-sized businesses primarily in rural areas in 18 states. Services are delivered over multiple network platforms including a nationwide IP network, our proprietary cloud core architecture and on a local and long-haul fiber network spanning approximately 150,000 miles. Additional information is available at windstream.com or windstreamenterprise.com. Please visit our newsroom at news.windstream.com or follow us on Twitter at @Windstream or @WindstreamBiz.