MANKATO, Minn., Oct. 10, 2012 — HickoryTech (NASDAQ:HTCO, news, filings), announced today the promotion of Steve Larson to senior vice president of Sales and Enterprise Integration Services. He will report to Carol Wirsbinski, corporate vice president and chief operating officer of HickoryTech.
Larson has been leading Enventis’ Enterprise Integration Services Division since 2010 and will continue in that role with the added responsibility of overseeing sales teams within commercial and business segments. Larson previously served as vice president of the EIS Division.
“I look forward to working with Enventis business network customers and the local service teams who provide exceptional support across our region,” said Steve Larson, senior vice president of Sales and Enterprise Integration Services at HickoryTech. “Enventis is well positioned to gain market share with an expanded fiber footprint and complete network services and IT consulting expertise.”
Larson has 19 years of experience in telecommunications sales management and has been in key leadership positions with Enventis since 2007. He is located at the Enventis office in Plymouth, Minn.
About HickoryTech HickoryTech Corporation is a leading communications provider serving business and residential customers in the upper Midwest. With headquarters in Mankato, Minn., the corporation has 500 employees and an expanded, multi-state fiber network spanning more than 3,250 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. The Company trades on the NASDAQ, symbol: HTCO,and is a member of the Russell 2000 Index. For more information, visit www.hickorytech.com.