Comcast announced that Scott Hansen has been hired as its vice president of commercial business services for its West Division.

Hansen, who will join Comcast’s West Division team in Denver, will lead the commercial channel and provide support for Comcast’s business customers in Arizona, California, Colorado, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington and Wisconsin.

From Comcast’s regional headquarters in Denver, Karl Ossentjuk will continue to oversee sales and support for Colorado and New Mexico business customers as vice president of Comcast Business Class services.

In his new job, Hansen is responsible for sales channel development, marketing, operations and construction for the commercial business segment.

“As we continue to focus on providing small- and medium-size businesses with advanced communications products and competitive pricing, there’s no one better equipped to lead the charge than Scott Hansen,” said West Division President Steve White. “Scott comes to Comcast with 20 years of sales experience in business-to-business environments and has a proven track record of exceeding business goals throughout his career. He is a leader who can develop and implement business strategies while leading and motivating diverse teams to success.”

Hansen most recently served as vice president of sales for LightEdge Solutions and also spent several years as vice president of the Western Division for Charter Business.

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