(MIAMI, FL) – January 07, 2010 – FPL FiberNet, one of the largest telecommunications fiber‐optic network providers in Florida, announces the appointment of Lonnie Maier as Manager of Enterprise Sales.
Maier has joined FPL FiberNet to oversee the company’s enterprise sales expansion throughout the Florida market. Prior to joining FPL FiberNet, she was director of enterprise sales with Nortel. Earlier in her career, she was president of Maier & Associates, an independent telecommunications consulting firm she founded after a 17‐year career as area vice president of large business sales with BellSouth Business Systems.
“We are confident that Lonnie’s experience and perspective in telecommunications in Florida will add great value to our team as we expand our presence throughout the state,” said Carmen M. Perez, President, FPL FiberNet.
A South Florida technology community leader, Maier was named to the board of directors of the South Florida Technology Alliance. She also serves on the board of the FAU Research & Development Authority.
A member of Women in Technology, Maier has previously served as Chairperson of Broward Alliance, Co‐Chair of VisionBroward, and as a board member of InternetCoast and Workforce One. She holds a Masters of Business Administration (MBA) degree from Nova Southeastern University and a Bachelor’s degree from Florida State University.
FPL FiberNet, LLC delivers award‐winning wholesale and enterprise broadband services throughout most major metropolitan areas in Florida and Atlanta, with its extensive long‐haul and metro fiber‐optic networks. Products include traditional SONET and SDH transport, Ethernet transport, Dedicated Internet Access and wireless solutions. FPL FiberNet is a subsidiary of FPL Group, Inc., a leading clean energy provider. For more information, visit www.fplfibernet.com