Comcast Business has hired former XO Communications employee Lynn Folkersen as its director of enterprise sales in Colorado.
In his new job, Folkersen will lead the growth of Comcast’s portfolio of business services, which includes its Ethernet offerings and cloud-based Business VoiceEdge service.
“Much of the success we have seen with our enterprise services throughout the country stems from the fact that we are providing businesses with reliable network solutions that are able to grow with the customer, ensuring that they have always have the services that best meet their needs and position them for additional growth,” said Shawn Adamson, vice president of commercial business services for Comcast. “Lynn has the vision, skills and experience necessary to build and guide high-performing teams that understand the value of our offerings for customers and achieve even more success in the region this year.”
A veteran of the telecommunications industry, Folkersen brings over 14 years of sales and sales leadership experience to Comcast. He previously held leadership positions with XO Communications where he was responsible for the sales, marketing and delivery of services for customers in Utah and Nevada. He has also held executive level positions at Plus 6 Technologies and Safety Innovations.