Correction: The work locations of these new employees was wrong in an earlier version of this brief. This item has been updated with the correct information.
Arvig, with headquarters in Perham, has hired three industry veterans to their team:
- Justin Barth, a Sales Engineer, will be responsible for designing custom voice, data and internet solutions for customers, according to a news release. He has more than 14 years of professional industry experience with systems administration, Network Operations Center and sales engineering for medium to large companies. He will work out of New Hope.
- David Lowe, a Channel Partner Account Executive, is responsible for building relationships with new and current agencies and customers, according to the release. He has more than 20 years of experience in telecommunications. Prior to the past five years of his work in telecommunications sales and sales management, he worked in engineering as a voice technician background. He will work out of New Hope.
- Bob Hurtgen, Fiber Network Account Manager, will build new and enhance current relationships with fiber network wholesale customers, according to the release. He will be focused on expanding the Arvig network into other states around Minnesota. Hurtgen has almost 26 years of sales experience and 22 of those years are in the telecommunications industry. He will be based in Minnesota, and will work remotely on expansion into surrounding states.