Tallahassee, Fla.CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) has named Eric Miller as the company’s vice president/general manager for the expanded North Florida region, which will now include the company’s local territory in 17 north central and northern counties. This includes areas in Marion, Citrus, Sumter, Lake and Levy counties northward through Leon and over to Okaloosa.

Miller, who is located in Tallahassee, has end to end responsibility for developing a localized approach to the market, including product offerings and promotions. He is responsible for revenue; the customer experience; the local installation and repair technicians; customer metrics; area retail stores and door-to-door sales; community and public relations; and brand representation.

Prior to moving into this position, Miller served as the vice president/general manager for CenturyLink’s Alabama operations along with the Tallahassee, Florida area. In total, Miller has over 12 years experience in the communications industry, which includes experience with Sprint Communications in Operations, Marketing, Sales, IT and Network. 

Working with our local communities to identify underserved areas and continuing to emphasize excellent service and relevant products, will be my immediate focus,” said Miller. “I am pleased to be leading these efforts across the northern part of the state.”

Miller earned both an MBA and a bachelor’s degree from the University of Kansas. He is married to Lisa Miller and has two children.

CenturyLink is committed to enabling consumers, businesses and communities to better connect, live and work through advanced technologies and solutions delivered with honest and personal service. The company remains committed to supporting its communities not only through the services it provides, but through community involvement and employee volunteerism.

About CenturyLink

CenturyLink is the third largest telecommunications company in the United States. The company provides broadband, voice and wireless services to consumers and businesses across the country. It also offers advanced entertainment services under the CenturyLinkTM PrismTM TV and DIRECTV brands. In addition, the company provides data, voice and managed services to business, government and wholesale customers in local, national and select international markets through its high-quality advanced fiber optic network and multiple data centers. CenturyLink is recognized as a leader in the network services market by key technology industry analyst firms. CenturyLink’s customers range from Fortune 500 companies in some of the country’s largest cities to families living in rural America. Headquartered in Monroe, La., CenturyLink is an S&P 500 company and is included among the Fortune 500 list of America’s largest corporations. For more information, visit www.centurylink.com.