HOUSTON – (January 8, 2013) – Comcast, Houston's leading provider of entertainment and communications products and services, today announced that Byron Cantrall has been appointed the regional vice president of business services for the company's Houston region. A seasoned executive, Cantrall brings professionalism and more than 21 years of experience in business services, telecom sales and leadership to the growing company.

"Byron is a proven and respected leader, and we're excited for him to join our team of more than 2,500 employees in the Houston region," said Doug Guthrie, senior vice president for Comcast's Houston region. "His professionalism, expertise and successful track record will continue to position Comcast as the provider of choice for businesses in Houston."

Before joining Comcast, Cantrall served as the regional director of sales and organizational development for MegaPath with responsibility for Arizona, Nevada, California and Utah. Prior to that, Cantrall was the senior vice president and GM for Integra Telecom as well as worked at Eschelon Telecom, ABC Networks, Shared Communications and Pacific Telecommunications.

About Comcast Corporation

Comcast Corporation (Nasdaq: CMCSA) ( is one of the nation's leading providers of entertainment, information and communications products and services. Comcast is principally involved in the operation of cable systems through Comcast Cable and in the development, production and distribution of entertainment, news, sports and other content for global audiences through NBCUniversal. Comcast Cable is one of the nation's largest video, high-speed Internet and phone providers to residential and business customers. Comcast is the majority owner and manager of NBCUniversal, which owns and operates entertainment and news cable networks, the NBC and Telemundo broadcast networks, local television station groups, television production operations, a major motion picture company and theme parks.

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