Cox names new Southwest location manager

The nation’s major private telecom company has a new senior vice president and area supervisor for the Southwest.

Percy Kirk will now oversee Cox functions and the far more than 4,300 staff members in the company’s biggest region, which incorporates Phoenix, Las Vegas, and Southern Arizona.

Percy Kirk

Most not too long ago, Kirk led Cox’s Central Area, based in Oklahoma. The new article is a homecoming of types for Kirk, who earlier held the posture of Cox Arizona’s vice president of network operations.

“I am so happy to have Percy direct our Southwest Location,” claimed Colleen Langner, senior vice president, subject functions.  “He has witnessed us expand from a traditional residential cable Tv set service provider to a broadband service supplier that connects millions of households and corporations with a constantly expanding numerous item portfolio. His deep operational and complex working experience makes him an extraordinary chief who I know will positively effects our groups, prospects and communities.”

Serving a lot more than 35 many years in the cable telecommunications market, Kirk has held a range of positions in just Cox Communications. 

Prior to main the Central Area for Cox, Kirk was the senior vice president and standard supervisor for Cox Oklahoma where he managed strategic operations in the Oklahoma City and Tulsa metro parts. He also served as senior vice president and common manager for the company’s Omaha current market and has held the posture of vice president of functions for Cox Communications Kansas.

“Percy is no stranger to Arizona and was a critical leader for the duration of our growth into providing broadband and cellphone services in Arizona. His management design and focus on employees, consumers and the community will be a huge asset to the condition,” stated Susan Anable, Cox Southwest Vice President of Community Affairs.

Carrying the Cox tradition of supporting the communities in which it serves, Kirk has continued to develop a robust standing in his group and is a earlier chair of the Larger Oklahoma Metropolis Chamber of Commerce, earlier chair of The Foundation for Oklahoma Town Community Universities and he served on the board of administrators for the United Way of Central Oklahoma and the OKC Compact. 

Kirk will be becoming a member of several key Arizona neighborhood and company corporations this tumble.

Kirk’s appointment follows the retirement of John Wolfe, a 40-12 months veteran in the cable and telecom environment, who previously oversaw the Southwest region.Cox serves 6 million properties and companies throughout 18 states. In metro Phoenix, the organization serves close to 2.5 million products subscribers, and in Southern Arizona, around 400,000 products subscribers, with residential and business electronic television, 1G substantial velocity Web, safety techniques and digital phone assistance more than its have nationwide IP community.