Miller to lead local efforts aimed at improving the customer experience, enhancing the LTE Plus network, and increasing sales
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (BUSINESS WIRE), December 17, 2015 – Brian S. Miller has been named Sprint (NYSE:S, news, filings) president of the Georgia, Alabama and Tennessee Region. Based in Atlanta, he will be responsible for sales strategy, network oversight, customer service, marketing communications and general operations supporting the full portfolio of Sprint products and services from enterprise to consumer in Georgia, Alabama and Tennessee. Miller will report to Jaime Jones, area president of the South.
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Miller’s appointment follows Sprint’s announcement that it will restructure the company into four geographic areas – West, Central, Northeast and South – with targeted resources devoted to 19 top markets, including Atlanta. Under Miller’s leadership the company will develop market-specific offerings serving the unique local needs of consumer and business customers in the South.
“Our new regional structure will help us compete more effectively in the South by better connecting with our customers where they live and work. Brian has a high level of professional experience and success, a deep understanding of our core vision, and a decade-long commitment to Sprint, which will be an enormous asset to our customers in this region.”
Jaime Jones, Area President, South
The South geographic area covers Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Central Texas. It encompasses more than 1,311 company-owned or Sprint-branded retail stores.
“Georgia, Alabama and Tennessee represent an important part of the South as growing markets for innovation and technology. Our new regional restructure creates a win-win opportunity to better serve our existing customer base and the millions of wireless consumers in market. I’m excited about this transformation of our business and look forward to our continued success.”
Brian S. Miller, President, Georgia, Alabama and Tennessee Region
Miller previously served as a vice president in Sprint’s Enterprise Solutions group and has more than a decade of experience in building market share for Sprint. Before joining Sprint, Miller worked for Qwest Communications and AT&T.
Sprint (NYSE: S) is a communications services company that creates more and better ways to connect its customers to the things they care about most. Sprint served more than 58.6 million connections as of Sept. 30, 2015, and is widely recognized for developing, engineering and deploying innovative technologies, including the first wireless 4G service from a national carrier in the United States; leading no-contract brands including Virgin Mobile USA, Boost Mobile, and Assurance Wireless; instant national and international push-to-talk capabilities; and a global Tier 1 Internet backbone. Sprint has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) North America for the past five years. You can learn more and visit Sprint atwww.sprint.com or www.facebook.com/sprint and www.twitter.com/sprint.
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