Rise Broadband Appoints John Clelland As CCO

Rise Broadband Appoints John Clelland As Chief Commercial Officer

Tenured Marketing Exec Leads Strategic Marketing, Branding, Promotion & Digital Initiatives

Englewood, CO — March 14, 2019 — Rise Broadband, the nation’s largest privately-held fixed wireless broadband provider, has named John Clelland as its new Chief Commercial Officer. In this newly established role, Mr. Clelland directs the company’s strategic planning and implementation for its marketing, sales, brand management, advertising/promotion, web/digital/social media, product development and data analytics programs.

“John’s expertise in marketing and sales initiatives, customer engagement and business intelligence is uniquely suited to grow our business,” said Jim O’Brien, Rise’s Chief Executive Officer. “His market-based leadership helps us effectively connect with current and future customers, stakeholders and employees across our 16-state rural and suburban broadband coverage area.”

Mr. Clelland previously held senior marketing roles at Doubledown Interactive, T-Mobile, YUM Brands, Colgate-Palmolive, and PepsiCo. He earned his Bachelor of Commerce degree at Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario.

About Rise Broadband
Rise Broadband is the largest privately-held fixed wireless service provider in the US; offering affordable high-speed internet and digital phone services across 16 states. Rise Broadband was established in 2006 and serves residential and business customers in rural and suburban areas of the Midwest, Rocky Mountain and Southwest regions. The company, headquartered in Englewood, CO (metro Denver), has earned an A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau. Additional information is available at www.RiseBroadband.com or by calling (844) 411-7473.

Rise Media Contact:
Richard Abels
Abels Communication Company
(303) 779-6292