Post to lead local efforts aimed at improving the customer experience, enhancing the LTE Plus network and increasing sales
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (BUSINESS WIRE), January 14, 2016 – Greg Post joins Sprint (NYSE:S, news, filings) as president of the Mountain and Southwest Region. Based in Denver, 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.
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Post’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 17 top regions, including Denver and Phoenix. Under Post’s leadership the company will develop market-specific offerings serving the unique local needs of consumer and business customers.
“Greg has a proven track record of delivering results in competitive and challenging environments. The Mountain and Southwest region represents a vast majority of the West geographic area. It’s important that we have a leader in place who can build on our success in these markets, and I’m confident that Greg has the experience and drive to lead the way.”
Marcelo Claure, CEO
The West geographic area covers Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington, western Texas and Wyoming. It encompasses more than 1,170 company-owned or Sprint-branded retail stores.
“Sprint is reimagining the way it connects with customers through its localization efforts. I’m excited to be part of the team and look forward to finding new ways to expand the company’s footprint throughout the Mountain and Southwest region.”
Greg Post, President, Mountain and Southwest Region
Post has more than 25 years of wireless industry experience. Before joining Sprint, he served as president of North America for Recipero, a company that specializes in device-led data solutions. Before that, Post held leadership positions at T-Mobile, Cricket Wireless, Nextel and AT&T Wireless.
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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