Heiden joins PAETEC’s Senior Leadership Team
FAIRPORT, N.Y. – January 7, 2011
PAETEC Holding Corp. (NASDAQ GS: PAET), a FORTUNE 1000 company which provides data, voice, and Internet solutions to businesses nationwide, announced that it has named Clint Heiden to Senior Vice President and President of National Accounts and Fiber Services. Mr. Heiden previously served as President of Intellifiber Networks, a subsidiary of Cavalier Telephone which PAETEC acquired on December 6, 2010.
Mr. Heiden has nearly 20 years of telecommunications and executive experience including sales, marketing, business development and operational management. Under his leadership at Cavalier Telephone, Intellifiber increased sales by 400% while dramatically decreasing customer churn. Previously, he’s has strategic leadership positions with Qwest, Cable & Wireless America as well as the UUNET, which at the time was the world’s largest and most profitable Internet Service Provider
“Clint Heiden is known in the industry for his ability to lead large technology organizations and drive sales in serving carriers, government organizations and Fortune 1000 enterprises,” said Arunas Chesonis, chairman and CEO of PAETEC. “We’re pleased that he has joined PAETEC’s senior officer team and will give his brand of leadership to our new national fiber division and overall strategy in serving large enterprise customers.”
Mr. Heiden is based out of PAETEC’s office in Herndon, Virginia, and lives with his wife and four children in McLean, Virginia.
PAETEC (NASDAQ: PAET), a FORTUNE 1000 company, is personalizing business communications for medium and large businesses, enterprise organizations and institutions across the United States. We offer a comprehensive suite of IP, voice, data, and Internet services, as well as enterprise communications management software, network security solutions, CPE, and managed services. For more information, visit www.paetec.com.