Carney Appointed As NRTC's National Sales Manager
Consumer Electronics Veteran to Oversee Sales for NRTCHerndon, VA, May 7, 1999 --- The National Rural Telecommunications Cooperative (NRTC) announces the appointment of Mike Carney as the organization's national sales manager.Carney
is responsible for overall coordination of NRTC
's sales efforts including management of the organization's regional business managers (RBMs) and coordinators.He
reports directly to Stan Kozlowski, senior vice president of sales and marketing.Carney
moved to NRTC
following 17 years of experience in the consumer electronics industry.His most recent position was key account manager for Ericsson, Inc.
In this position, he
was responsible for a wide range of national and regional sales programs. Prior to joining Ericsson, Carney was regional sales manager for Thomson Consumer Electronics.He
developed and implemented marketing programs for a variety of consumer products including Thomson's DBS hardware.
"We are excited to have Mike
as part of the NRTC
sales team," Kozlowski said.
also will play a key role in coordination of our RBMs," he
represents the advanced telecommunications and information technology interests of 900 rural electric and rural telephone systems and non-utility affiliates.Many of its members and affiliates provide direct broadcast satellite (DBS) equipment and DIRECTV programming services to homes with small-dish satellite antennas.Members also deliver NRTC
's C-band programming service, Rural TV
, to homes with large-dish satellite antennas.