Westman Communications Group Chief Technology Officer, Jeffrey De Sarno, Named Cablefax Top Ops Independent Technology Executive of the Year

Brandon (MB), May 9, 2018 – Westman Communications Group’s Chief Technology Officer, Jeffrey De Sarno, was named the 2018 “Independent Technology Executive of the Year” in the Cablefax Top Ops Awards. The Cablefax Top Ops awards honour influential companies and individuals in the communications industry. The award winners represent the best in a variety of areas including marketing, technology, finance, lifetime achievement, customer service, and community involvement.

“I am humbled to be recognized by Cablefax and my peers for this award and am honoured to join a group of past recipients who I look up to within the industry,” said De Sarno. “My success is a result of the support of my team and the leadership at Westman Communications Group.”

“Westman is proud of Jeffery De Sarno’s achievement, which reflects the advanced technology and superior products and services Westman provides to residential and business customers across Western Manitoba,” said Dave Baxter, President and CEO of Westman Communications Group.

De Sarno is the first Westman Communications Group employee and first in Canada to receive this award. The full list of Top Ops Award recipients will be included in the July issue of Cablefax. The recipients will be honoured at an Awards Gala Dinner held in New York City on June 5.


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About Westman Communications Group

Westman Communications Group is the operating name for Westman Media Cooperative Ltd., which provides service throughout Western Manitoba. Westman is a customer-owned cooperative, which operates cable systems in 37 communities. Westman is a leader in communication services including digital TV, Internet and phone. Westman also owns and operates local radio stations Q Country 91.5 and 94.7 STAR FM, which broadcast throughout Western Manitoba. Westman is proud of its strong commitment to its customers and the communities it serves.


For further information contact:

Dave Baxter
President & CEO
Westman Communications Group
Email: baxterd@westmancom.com
Phone: 204-571-7322