Press release from Business Wire
Comcast Names Jeff Allen Vice President of Comcast Business for the West Division
<p class='bwalignc'> <i>Allen will oversee market development for Comcast Business in 7 Regions and 11 States</i> </p>
Monday, October 21, 2013
Comcast Names Jeff Allen Vice President of Comcast Business for the West Division08:00 EDT Monday, October 21, 2013
DENVER (Business Wire) -- Comcast Business today announced that Jeff Allen has been named West Division Vice President of Comcast Business.
Jeff Allen, Vice President of Comcast Business for the West Division (Photo: Business Wire)
In this role, Allen will lead Comcast Business sales and customer retention initiatives to expand market share, and manage Comcast's service delivery and customer care organizations to deliver an exceptional end-to-end customer experience. He will also oversee Comcast's expanding portfolio of business solutions and services, including Comcast Business Ethernet, which provides businesses with secure, reliable and high-performance fiber networks that offer more scalable bandwidth and significantly higher speeds up to 10Gbps.
“Jeff already has a deep understanding of our business and industry, which will allow him to effectively drive growth in this division and provide the guidance necessary to continue the success we have already seen in the West,” said Steve White, president, West Division for Comcast. “Under Jeff's leadership, we will further establish Comcast Business as the premier provider of high quality, scalable communications solutions that our customers rely on to grow their businesses.”
Allen has served as the interim vice president of Comcast Business and prior to that was vice president, Business Operations and Finance for the company. He brings more than 16 years of experience in the business-to-business cable/telecommunications and high-tech industries, with an extensive background leading sales and marketing, product management and business development organizations.
Prior to Comcast, Jeff held several leadership positions at Level 3 Communications including Vice President, Product Management and Vice President, Business Markets Group. In that role, he led a team responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of Level 3's Business Markets division. He also held product management and corporate strategy leadership positions at Qwest Communications and KPMG Consulting.
About Comcast Business
Comcast Business, a unit of Comcast Cable, provides advanced communication solutions to help organizations of all sizes meet their business objectives. Through a modern, advanced network that is backed by 24/7 technical support, Comcast delivers Business Internet, TV and Voice services for cost-effective, simplified communications management.
The Comcast Business Ethernet suite offers high-performance point-to-point and multi-point Ethernet services with the capacity to deliver cloud computing, software-as-a-service, business continuity/disaster recovery and other bandwidth-intensive applications. Comcast Ethernet services are significantly faster than standard T1 lines and other legacy technologies, providing scalable bandwidth from 1 Mbps up to 10 Gigabits-per-second (Gbps) in more than 20 major US markets.
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About Comcast Cable
Comcast Cable is the nation's largest video, high-speed Internet and phone provider to businesses and residential customers. Comcast has invested in technology to build an advanced network that delivers among the fastest broadband speeds, and brings customers personalized video, communications and home management offerings. Comcast Corporation (Nasdaq: CMCSA, CMCSK) is a global media and technology company. Visit www.comcastcorporation.com for more information.
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