CHICAGO, March 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. (NYSE: TDS) today announced the promotion of Jane W. McCahon to senior vice president, corporate relations and corporate secretary.
McCahon joined TDS in 2009 as vice president corporate relations, and became corporate secretary in 2013. McCahon oversees the investor relations and public corporate governance activities of TDS and its majority-owned, publicly traded subsidiary U.S. Cellular (NYSE: USM). She is responsible for day-to-day communications with analysts, portfolio managers, financial media representatives, and individual investors along with the activities of the TDS and U.S. Cellular boards of directors.
"Jane's promotion reflects her outstanding leadership and contributions to TDS and its boards of directors," said LeRoy T. Carlson, Jr., president and CEO. "Jane is instrumental in communicating TDS' strategic direction, both internally and externally, and she is a trusted advisor to our board members. As part of TDS' senior leadership team, she will continue to serve our Company and its shareholders in an excellent manner."
McCahon is a member of the National Investor Relations Institute and the Society of Corporate Secretary & Governance Professionals. She is a co-founder and former chair of the NIRI Ethics Council, and has also served on the NIRI Senior Roundtable Steering Committee. She holds a BA in economics and finance from Bentley College, and JD from Suffolk University Law School.
Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. (TDS), a Fortune 1000TM company, provides wireless; broadband, video and voice; and hosted and managed services to approximately 6.1 million customers nationwide through its businesses, U.S. Cellular, TDS Telecom, OneNeck IT Solutions, and BendBroadband. Founded in 1969 and headquartered in Chicago, TDS employed 10,400 people as of December 31, 2015.
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For more information about TDS and its subsidiaries, visit:
U.S. Cellular: www.uscellular.com
TDS Telecom: www.tdstelecom.com
OneNeck IT Solutions: www.oneneck.com
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