The Duo County Telephone Board of Directors has selected Tom Preston as its new chief executive officer. The decision came after the retirement of longtime CEO Bill Magruder.
Mr. Preston has more than 15 years of experience in the telecommunications industry and prior to coming to Duo County served as the CEO for Foothills Telephone Company in Staffordsville, Kentucky.
“I’m honored to be selected as the cooperative’s new CEO replacing a nationally recognized standout in our industry. I expect us to continue offering great service at a great value while staying ahead of the curve when it comes to technology. Our community must have great telecommunications infrastructure and services to be competitive and that’s what Duo County will continue delivering.”
Tom’s family consists of his wife Heather and 3 daughters Macy 13, Madelyn 10, and Maleah 6. Tom is a graduate of the University of Kentucky with a degree in Business Administration. “My family is looking forward to making a positive contribution to the community.”