Company recognized for gender diversity in the C-suite and boardroom
MANKATO, Minn., April 11, 2013 — HickoryTech (NASDAQ:HTCO, news, filings) was recently named as an Honor Roll company in the 2012 Minnesota Census of Women in Corporate Leadership compiled by the School of Business and Leadership at St. Catherine University in St. Paul, Minn. The distinction recognizes companies in Minnesota with 20 percent or more gender diversity in the executive ranks and on the board of directors.
Female executives at HickoryTech include Mary Jacobs, vice president of human resources and Carol Wirsbinksi, chief operating officer. Women on HickoryTech’s board of directors include Myrita Craig and Diane Dewbrey. Additionally, the company has many women serving in managerial and supervisory roles.
HickoryTech Corporation is a leading communications provider serving business and residential customers in the upper Midwest. With headquarters in Mankato, Minn., HickoryTech has 500 employees and a five-state fiber network spanning more than 4,100 route miles across Minnesota and into Iowa, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wisconsin. Enventis provides business IP voice, data and video solutions, MPLS networking, data center and managed hosted services and communication systems. 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. For more information, visit www.hickorytech.com and connect with us on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.