Baton Rouge, LA – February 6, 2017– Today, EATEL Business—a provider
of data management, business telecom, and IT services—announces the
hiring of five new positions in its Baton Rouge-based office.
The positions will help EATEL Business improve the quality of service
by creating new support, engineering, and customer-facing positions.
Among the new hires is Channel Account Manager Tommy Milazzo,
who will grow the partner and channel program for EATEL Business data
center, backup and recovery, and cloud solutions.
Milazzo has worked with top-100 telecommunication companies both in
wireless and wireline sales. He has more than 20 years of consulting
and sales experience, and worked at AT&T/Bellsouth since 2001,
prior to joining EATEL.
Romi Jenks, EATEL’s new Government Accounts Manager, will
handle accounts specifically for state and federal agencies. Jenks
brings more than 20 years of sales and customer management experience,
and previously worked at AT&T and Cox Communications.
EATEL Business has also filled three other new positions, including:
- Telecom Sales Engineer Wendy Severin will help clients
establish and maintain custom solutions related to EATEL telecom
products. Prior to joining EATEL Business, Severin worked at
AT&T since 2005, and was a systems engineer for the United
States Navy in her previous job.
- IP Network Engineer Shannon Howard will design,
implement, and maintain network infrastructure, while working
closely with sales. Howard has worked in the industry since
2001, including a tenure at Cox that lasted more than eight years.
- Inside Sales/Account Manager Micheal Stevens will sell and
support the entire EATEL Business portfolio. Stevens worked at
“Since our primary value to clients is our service, we have to ensure
we have top-quality sales and support people,” says Tressy Leindecker,
Executive Vice President of Business Sales and Marketing at EATEL
Business. “We are excited to have the right people for these positions.”
In recent years, EATEL Business has been aggressively expanding its
business division with new acquisitions, additional products and
services, and executive recruiting. The company hopes to grow its
market share primarily with its high-touch customer service model.
About EATEL Business
EATEL Business, a division
of EATEL CORP, is a premier local provider of voice, internet, video,
data protection and recovery, and managed IT services. EATEL Business
combines award-winning local service with world-leading cloud and
backup products and services, leveraging its commercial datacenters in
Baton Rouge and Shreveport to help organizations reduce costs while
increasing security and scalability. Your Data Made Invincible™.
General Counsel and EVP HR