LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Frontier Communications Corporation (NYSE:FTR, news, filings) announced today that Michelle Wolloff has been appointed senior vice president and general manager for its Southern California Westside territory, which encompasses operating areas acrossOrange, Los Angeles, Ventura, Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo Counties.
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Wolloff will oversee the Southern California consumer and commercial operations serving over 1.5 million households and businesses with video, high-speed internet, advanced voice and Frontier Secure digital protection solutions. She will be based in Frontier's Los Angeles area region headquarters and report to West Region President Melinda White.
"Michelle is an accomplished business and community leader with more than 20 years of sales, marketing and operations experience in telecommunications and consumer industries," said White. "We welcome her innovative leadership within the organization and across the community as we continue to provide enhanced service to residential and business customers."
Wolloff is actively involved in the community and has served key leadership roles in implementing national volunteer events with such non-profit organizations as Kaboom, where hundreds of volunteers helped build playgrounds for underserved schools; Operation Gratitude, that created thousands of care packages for American troops serving overseas; and most recently with Give Kids the World, a service group that helps give ailing children a theme park experience developed just for them.
Before joining Frontier Communications, Wolloff held telecommunications executive roles at AT&T and DIRECTV. As vice president of sales for AT&T Entertainment and Internet Services, she oversaw indirect sales through local sales partners and door-to-door. At DIRECTV, Wolloff led expansion of the Costco in-store test pilot labor program, the launch of the AT&T Mobilityin-store model and the development of a vertical strategy for DIRECTV's national indirect channel. Previously, she was an owner at Full Mix Marketing and held a leadership role in consumer promotions for Mattel, where she launched the first on-pack cross promotion with a leading global candy manufacturer. Wolloff graduated from the University of Tennessee and currently resides in Los Angeles.
Companies of all sizes, including many in the Fortune 50™, rely on Frontier to deliver FiOS, high-speed Internet, voice, advanced Ethernet and business telephone systems, nationwide.
About Frontier Communications
Frontier Communications Corporation, now a Fortune 500 and S&P 500 company, is a leader in providing communications services to urban, suburban and rural communities in 29 states. Frontier offers a variety of services to residential customers over its fiber-optic and copper networks, including video,high-speed internet, advanced voice and Frontier Secure digital protection solutions. Frontier Business Edge offers communications solutions to small, medium and enterprise businesses. Frontier's approximately 29,000 employees are based entirely in the United States. More information about Frontier is available at www.frontier.com.
Frontier Communications Corporation
Javier Mendoza, 562-421-1329
Director Public Relations, West Region
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