CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 31, 2018--
Cincinnati Bell Inc. (NYSE: CBB) announced today that Lynn A. Wentworth
has been elected Chairman of the Board and will assume that role at the
Company’s 2019 Annual Meeting.
Ms. Wentworth will succeed Phillip R. Cox, who has served as the
Company’s Chairman since 2003, and who joined the board in 1993. As
previously announced, Mr. Cox will step down from his role as Chairman
prior to the 2019 Annual Meeting.
“Leading Cincinnati Bell has been one of the great experiences of my
life. I am pleased and happy to turn it over to the capable leadership
of Lynn Wentworth, who will help propel us to the next level,” said Mr.
Cox. “I’ve worked closely with Lynn as a board member for 10 years, and
her extensive knowledge of the telecommunications industry has been
invaluable. She understands where Cincinnati Bell has been, and where we
Ms. Wentworth joined Cincinnati Bell’s board in 2008 and is the Chair of
the Audit and Finance Committee, and a member of the Compensation and
Ms. Wentworth is the former Senior Vice President, Chief Financial
Officer and Treasurer of BlueLinx Holdings Inc. ("BlueLinx"), a building
products distributor, from 2007 to 2008. Prior to joining BlueLinx, she
was, most recently, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for
BellSouth Corporation’s Communications Group ("BellSouth") and held
various other positions at BellSouth from 1985 to 2007.
Ms. Wentworth is a director, chair of the Audit Committee and member of
the Nominating & Governance Committee of Graphic Packaging Holding
Company. She is also a director, chair of the Audit & Finance Committee,
and a member of the Compensation and Transaction Committees of CyrusOne
About Cincinnati Bell Inc.
With headquarters in Cincinnati, Ohio, Cincinnati Bell Inc. (NYSE: CBB)
delivers integrated communications solutions to residential and business
customers over its fiber-optic and copper networks including high-speed
internet, video, voice and data. Cincinnati Bell provides service in
areas of Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana and Hawaii. In addition, enterprise
customers across the United States and Canada rely on CBTS and OnX,
wholly-owned subsidiaries, for efficient, scalable office communications
systems and end-to-end IT solutions. For more information, please visit www.cincinnatibell.com.
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