WICT's 15th Annual Walk of Fame Event Recognizes Cable and Telecom Industry Leaders
May 22, 2014
BROOMFIELD, Colo., May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Level 3 Communications, Inc. (NYSE:LVLT, news, filings) today announced Maggie Chan Jones, senior vice president of North America Marketing, will be awarded the 2014 Woman of the Year distinction from the Women in Cable Telecommunications (WICT) Rocky Mountain Chapter at the organization's 15th Annual Walk of Fame event in Denver.
The Walk of Fame, taking place this evening from 5:30 to 9 p.m. at the Hyatt Regency Denver Tech Center, is regarded as a premier regional event for recognizing industry leaders whose passion and ambition exemplify the WICT Touchstones of Leadership.
"WICT's Rocky Mountain Region is proud to boast a slate of highly accomplished and successful honorees for our annual Walk of Fame," said Maria Popo, President, Ubee Interactive and Chapter President. "We are also excited to announce that leading this year's list of winners as our 2014 Woman of the Year is Maggie Chan Jones, SVP of North America Marketing at Level 3 Communications."
"It is a privilege and an honor to be recognized by WICT, an organization that shares my commitment to supporting the growth and advancement of women in the cable and telecommunications industries," Jones said. "Level 3 is a company that believes in cultivating an inclusive environment that provides employees at all levels opportunities to enrich their lives through personal and professional development. I am grateful to my mentors and colleagues, and will continue to support initiatives at Level 3 and beyond to advance the careers of women in this industry."
As head of marketing for the North America region at Level 3, Jones is responsible for defining the company's regional marketing strategy, creating customer-focused marketing programs and driving return on marketing investments to deliver financial results. Before joining Level 3, Jones spent more than seven years at Microsoft Corporation. Most recently, she was the marketing director of U.S. Cloud Services and Office 365. Prior to that role, Maggie held several leadership and global marketing positions in product marketing, product management, and channel strategy and development at Microsoft, Sun Microsystems and ADIC.
The Walk of Fame honorees were nominated through a confidential and comprehensive process by colleagues, mentors, fellow members and leaders throughout the industry. For more information about the event, visit www.wictrm.org.
For more information about Level 3 Communications, visit www.level3.com.
About Level 3 Communications
Level 3 Communications, Inc. (NYSE:LVLT) is a Fortune 500 company that provides local, national and global communications services to enterprise, government and carrier customers. Level 3's comprehensive portfolio of secure, managed solutions includes fiber and infrastructure solutions; IP-based voice and data communications; wide-area Ethernet services; video and content distribution; data center and cloud-based solutions. Level 3 serves customers in more than 500 markets in over 60 countries over a global services platform anchored by owned fiber networks on three continents and connected by extensive undersea facilities. For more information, please visit www.level3.com or get to know us on Twitter, Facebookand LinkedIn.
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