Cable Veteran Named New Senior Vice President in Houston

  Cable Veteran Named New Senior Vice President in Houston

Business Wire

HOUSTON -- August 13, 2013

Comcast today announced that Ralph Martinez has been appointed as the senior
vice president for the company’s Houston Region. In this role, Martinez is the
top executive responsible for operations, financial performance and customer
service for the region, which includes 63 communities throughout the Greater
Houston area.

Ralph Martinez, Senior Vice President of Comcast's Houston Region (Photo:
Business Wire)

Ralph Martinez, Senior Vice President of Comcast's Houston Region (Photo:
Business Wire)

“I’m excited and look forward to ensuring that Comcast continues to deliver a
superior customer experience while providing our customers reliable and
cutting-edge services that make life simpler through choice and control,” said

With more than 30 years in the telecommunications industry, Martinez most
recently served as senior vice president for Comcast’s Twin Cities Region. In
this role, Martinez was responsible for 2,000 employees in a four state area,
including operations in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Missouri and Kansas. He was
recently awarded the distinction of Cable’s Top 100 by CableFax Magazine in
recognition of his significant accomplishments within the Twin Cities region.

Prior to that, Martinez served as area vice president for Comcast’s Silicon
Valley operations in the San Francisco area. During his eight years with
Comcast, he has held leadership positions at both the division and regional
levels, where he’s managed teams through important customer-affecting,
employee-impacting initiatives. Before joining Comcast, Martinez held regional
leadership positions with Frontier Communications and Verizon Wireless.

His efforts extend beyond the workplace and into the community. Throughout his
career, Martinez has been involved in many industry and community
organizations and looks forward to continuing that in Houston. Some of these
include the San Francisco State University’s College of Business, the San Jose
Silicon Valley Chamber of Commerce and the Women in Cable Telecommunications
NorCal Executive Advisory Board.

A native of Arizona, Martinez earned his bachelor’s degree from Arizona State
University in Tempe, AZ. Martinez is married and the father of two recent
college graduates.

About Comcast Corporation

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Cable is the nation's largest video, high-speed Internet and phone provider to
residential customers under the XFINITY brand and also provides these services
to businesses. NBCUniversal operates 30 news, entertainment and sports cable
networks, the NBC and Telemundo broadcast networks, television production
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