EDINBURGH, Va., Feb. 23. Feb. 22, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Shenandoah Telecommunications Company (Shentel) (NASDAQ: SHEN) announced the appointment of Victor C. Barnes to its Board of Directors and Audit Committee.
Mr. Barnes is currently the Head of Connected Planning for Anaplan, a publicly traded enterprise planning software company. Prior to joining Anaplan in February 2021, Mr. Barnes served The Coca-Cola Company since 1994, where he first served as an auditor, then held numerous finance leadership positions, across multiple business units and countries, most recently as Global Chief Financial Officer. of their McDonald’s division. Mr. Barnes began his professional business career in 1988 with the accountancy firm Coopers & Lybrand and was also an auditor with The Walt Disney Company.
Mr. Barnes holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Northern Illinois University, an executive master’s degree in business administration from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University, and is a certified public accountant.
“We are thrilled to have Victor join our board of directors,” said Christopher E. French, President and CEO of Shentel. “We are very fortunate to be able to benefit from Victor’s extensive financial leadership and coaching experience, as well as his in-depth knowledge of critical accounting, tax and treasury issues, as well as a deep appreciation of the industry. technology. In addition, his qualification as a financial expert audit committee member will enhance the depth and strength of our Board of Directors. We look forward to his contributions to Shenandoah Telecommunications Company as a director and member of our audit committee.
About Shenandoah Telecommunications Shenandoah Telecommunications Company (Shenandoah Telecommunications Company (Shenandoah) provides broadband services through its state-of-the-art high-speed wired, fiber optic and fixed wireless networks to customers in the Central Atlantic in the U.S. The Company’s services include: high-speed Internet, video and voice; Ethernet fiber optic, wavelength and rental; and tower colocation rental. The Company has an extensive regional network with over 7,000 miles of fiber optics and over 220 macrocell towers.For more information, please visit www.shentel.com.
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