MANKATO, Minn., Oct. 4, 2011 — HickoryTech Corporation (NASDAQ:HTCO, news, filings) today announced the promotion of Troy Johnson to vice president of engineering and network operations with responsibilities for strategic planning and technical direction for the company’s growing network.
Johnson will be based at HickoryTech’s Enventis Minneapolis office and will report to Carol Wirsbinski, chief operating officer at HickoryTech. Johnson, who previously served as Director of Data Services, joined HickoryTech in 2009 through the CP Telecom acquisition. He has 24 years of experience in the communications indus
HickoryTech Corporation is a leading communications provider serving business and residential customers in the upper Midwest. With headquarters in Mankato, Minn., the corporation has 460 employees and an expanded, multi-state fiber network spanning more than 2,750 route miles serving Minnesota, Iowa, North Dakota and South Dakota. Enventis provides IP-based voice and data solutions, MPLS networking, data center and managed hosted services and communication systems to businesses across a five-state region. HickoryTech delivers broadband Internet, Digital TV, voice and data services to businesses and consumers in southern Minnesota and northwest Iowa. NASDAQ: HTCO. For more information, visit www.hickorytech.com.