HARGRAY PROMOTES PAIR TO DIRECTOR POSITIONS

Hilton Head Island, SC, January 24, 2017 — Hargray Communications recently announced the promotion of two veteran colleagues to director-level positions within the company. Jason Carnes was named the director of planned development relations and sales, while April Cooler was promoted to director of residential sales.

“Jason and April both have shown impressive growth and ability to lead during their time with Hargray,” Senior Vice President of Sales and Business Development, Chris McCorkendale said. “They both will be integral in the success of Hargray going forward as we look to build on strong, personal relationships we have with our business and residential customers.”

Carnes most recently held the title of senior sales manager. In this new role, Carnes is responsible for residential and commercial sales in all of Hargray’s neighborhoods and planned developments, including multi-dwelling unit sales in South Carolina and Georgia. Carnes brings significant experience and a track record of success to this role, having been a strategic account executive and senior sales manager in several of our existing and new metro-fiber markets.

Most recently serving as a senior residential sales manager, Cooler will now be responsible for Hargray’s call center sales, retail sales and residential direct sales functions. She brings a strong background in sales and customer service, including a long history of experience and solid results in residential sales, support and retail operations during her 18 years of service at Hargray.

About Hargray Communications Group, Inc.

Founded in 1949, Hargray is a regional telecommunications company providing advanced Internet, television, and telephone communications services in a growing set of markets in South Carolina and Georgia.  Hargray is committed to delivering the most advanced technology and the best service for its customers in Beaufort, Jasper, and Hampton counties in South Carolina, and Bibb, Bulloch, Chatham, Greene, Houston, Liberty, Lowndes, Putnam, and Tattnall counties in Georgia.  Hargray is active in the communities it serves and supports a wide range of local charities, organizations, projects and events, including the company’s Caring Coins Foundation which raises money for community organizations by allowing customers to round up their bills.  For more information, please visit www.hargray.com.

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