COMCAST BUSINESS SERVICES NAMES MICHELLE PLUSKOTA
PLYMOUTH, MICH. (March 19, 2013) – Comcast, a global media and technology company, today announced that Michelle Pluskota has been named Vice President of Business Services for Comcast's Heartland Region, which includes commercial customers in Michigan, Indiana, Arkansas and Kentucky. In this role, Pluskota is responsible for building and executing the strategies for Business Services to continue growing Small-to-Medium Business and Enterprise sales. She also oversees Business Services marketing, operations and financial performance. Pluskota reports to Tim Collins, Senior Vice President for Comcast's Heartland Region.
"We are continuing to experience record growth both from an Ethernet and SMB perspective, due in large measure to the strong leadership team we've put in place throughout the organization," Collins said. "With more than 15 years' experience in the telecommunications industry and a record of impressive sales leadership, Michelle brings enormous value to the Comcast team and to our customers in Heartland Region."
Previously, Pluskota was Director of Enterprise Sales for Comcast Business Services as well as Interim Vice President of Business Services in the company's Greater Chicago Region. Prior to joining Comcast, she served as Vice President of Sales and Marketing at IPiphany, an Illinois-based company, where she helped build sales teams in Chicago and Dallas. She also had similar successes at Level 3 Communications, Broadwing Communications and McLeod USA.
Pluskota earned a Bachelor of Applied Science degree from Oregon State University. She and her family currently reside in Northville, MI.
About Comcast Business Services
Comcast Business Services, a unit of Comcast Cable, provides advanced communication solutions to help organizations of all sizes meet their business objectives. Through a modern, advanced network that is backed by 24/7 technical support, Comcast delivers Business Class Internet, TV and Voice services for cost-effective, simplified communications management.
Launched in 2011, the Comcast Business Class Ethernet suite offers high-performance point-to-point and multi-point Metro Ethernet services with the capacity to deliver cloud computing, software-as-a-service, business continuity/disaster recovery and other bandwidth-intensive applications. Comcast Metro Ethernet services are significantly faster than standard T1 lines and other legacy technologies, providing scalable bandwidth from 1 Mbps up to 10 Gigabits-per-second (Gbps) in more than 20 major US markets. For more information, call 866-429-3085 or visit http://business.comcast.com/
About Comcast Cable
Comcast Cable is the nation's largest video, high-speed Internet and phone provider to residential customers under the XFINITY brand and also provides these services to businesses. Comcast has invested in technology to build an advanced network that delivers among the fastest broadband speeds, and brings customers personalized video, communications and home management offerings. Comcast Corporation (Nasdaq: CMCSA, CMCSK) is a global media and technology company. Visit www.comcastcorporation.com for more information.
Mary Beth Halprin