Comcast Business has hired Paul Merritt as the director for the company’s Mountain Region.
In his new job, Merritt will be responsible for leading Comcast’s growth in the region as well as its expanding portfolio of business solutions and services, including Ethernet-based offerings.
“Comcast continues to build its reputation across the country for providing reliable, scalable communications solutions that businesses need to improve their operations and the satisfaction of their own customers,” said Jeff Allen, vice president of Comcast Business. “Much of that hinges on the strong leadership team that we have put in place in each of our regions. Paul has a proven track record of leading successful teams across a number of vertical markets. With his vision and years of practical experience, he will build on the success we have already seen in Utah and its surrounding areas, setting the stage for even more growth in the future.
Merritt has over 10 years of executive leadership experience driving direct and channel sales in organizations of up to $200 million in annual sales. Prior to Comcast Business, he served as regional director for channel sales at Integra Telecom. Merritt was also vice president of Sales at Redapt. He also served as director of sales at Qwest Communications and vice president at XO Communications.