Interview with the President and CEO: Lumos Networks Corp. (NASDAQ:LMOS)
Timothy G. Biltz was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of Lumos Networks Corp. in April 2012 and as a director in May 2012. He served as director for NTELOS Holdings Corp. from 2006 through May 1, 2014. He also served as a director for iPCS, Inc., a wireless service provider, from 2004 to 2009 and served as Chairman of the iPCS, Inc., board starting in 2006. From 1999 to 2005, Mr. Biltz was the Chief Operating Officer of SpectraSite, Inc., a publicly traded wireless and broadcast signal tower company. From 1989 to 1999, Mr. Biltz was employed by Vanguard Cellular Systems, Inc., in a number of posts of increasing responsibility, ultimately serving as the Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. Profile
TWST: Please tell us how Lumos' business model, products and markets evolved in 2016. Aside from the recently announced merger, what have been the key milestones since we last spoke?