Kansas City, MO (August 31, 2021) – Unite Private Networks (UPN), a leading provider of high-capacity, fiber-based communication networks, announces the hiring of Jeremy Andrews as Group Vice President of Carrier Services. Andrews will oversee the sales efforts of UPN’s Carrier Wireline, Carrier Wireless services, Business Development, and Carrier Relations.
Andrews brings with him over 15 years of wholesale telecommunications experience. He previously served as Vice President of North America Wireline Sales at Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. where he participated in their initial public offering (IPO) in 2014, and their leveraged buyout (LBO) in 2020. In addition, Andrews has been part of the management team with companies such as TW Telecom and Citynet Wholesale.
Born and raised in Tulsa, Oklahoma, Jeremy earned a B.S. in Marketing from Oklahoma State University. He currently serves as Vice Chairman for the non-profit Lincoln Endowment.
“Jeremy brings with him a wealth of knowledge from his many years in the wholesale space. He has a proven track record of success in growing sales teams and we are looking forward to seeing what he can do within our organization,” said Jason Adkins, CEO of UPN. “It’s truly an exciting time at UPN and Jeremy will play a key part in our continued growth.”
“I’m thrilled to be joining UPN at a time of tremendous growth in the industry and at UPN in particular,” said Jeremy. “Investing in fiber is investing for the future. I can’t wait to build further upon what has already been done here at UPN.”
About Unite Private Networks: UPN provides high-bandwidth, fiber-based communications networks and services to schools, governments, carriers, data centers, hospitals, and enterprise business customers across a 21-state service area. Service offerings include dark and lit fiber, private line, metro-optical Ethernet, Internet access, data center services, voice, and other customized solutions. Headquartered in Kansas City, MO, UPN has been providing customer focused communications solutions since 1998. For more information on UPN, please visit www.uniteprivatenetworks.com, or connect with us on Twitter and LinkedIn.