Former Space Needle frontman brings two decades of experience to his role
Everett, Washington – News Direct – Comcast Washington
Comcast today announced Dave Mandapat as the new Director of Marketing for Comcast Business in Washington. In this role, he will be responsible for all marketing and sales efforts for Comcast Business across the state.
âOur state’s business community is looking for ways to innovate and improve when it reopens, and connectivity and technology are resources they need more than ever,â said Robert Brenner, vice president of Comcast Business Washington. âDave’s background and background gives him an innate knowledge of the needs and issues of this community. As a new leader in marketing, he will help us refine our approach and find new ways to support businesses as they rebound and plan for a better future.
Mandapat brings more than 20 years of expertise to this position. He previously worked for Seattle’s iconic Space Needle, Chihuly Garden and Glass, and Microsoft. His experience in leadership roles spans program management, intellectual property, sponsorships, marketing and public relations.
At Microsoft, Mandapat worked as the Senior Program Manager for the Microsoft Aspire experience. In this role, he worked with senior leaders to develop communication strategies to generate greater awareness, participation and a positive feeling for the program.
At Space Needle and Chihuly Garden and Glass, Mandapat has held a variety of positions including Director of Marketing and most recently Director of Public Relations. In these roles, he led the public relations, marketing and special events strategies to support the company’s sales and marketing goals. This work included creating and directing events such as the “Base 2 Space – Seattle’s Most Iconic Rise” and the annual “Needle New Year” fireworks show.
Mandapat holds a Bachelor of Arts in Communications and Public Relations and a Master of Business Administration, both from the University of Washington in Seattle. His expertise and experience will infuse Comcast Business’s marketing department with creativity and innovation to achieve the organization’s key growth goals in Washington State.
âI am honored to join a national company with a strong presence in Washington State and passionate about supporting the local community and its customers,â Mandapat said. âComcast Business delivers best-in-class products and services to its customers and proactively seeks and delivers opportunities that strengthen the businesses and the communities in which they reside. When you combine this with the knowledge, expertise and care of our local team for their clients, it is easy to see that we are an ideal partner in the Pacific Northwest.
Comcast Enterprise is the largest cable operator for small and medium-sized businesses and a leading service provider in the business market. Its services also support businesses in a variety of industries including healthcare, biotechnology, manufacturing, retail, foodservice and hospitality.
The company provides up to 10 gigabits per second (Gbps) of network capacity for businesses. The portfolio of multi-Gigabit Ethernet Internet options meets the day-to-day demands of any organization, including those requiring large amounts of bandwidth, looking to link multiple sites or branches, or planning to connect their offices to third-party data centers.
In addition to connectivity and network services, the company offers a suite of communications, voice, cybersecurity, wireless, managed cloud, and more solutions. Using technology and services from Comcast Business, businesses can embrace innovation that improves operations, eliminates waste, and creates a better experience for their employees and customers.
To learn more about Comcast Business services and their availability in Washington State, visit https://business.comcast.com/local/washington
About Comcast Business
Comcast Business offers a suite of connectivity, communications, networking, cybersecurity, wireless and managed solutions to help organizations of different sizes prepare for the future. Powered by the country’s largest Gig broadband network and backed by 24/7 customer support, Comcast Business is the country’s largest cable provider for small and medium-sized businesses and a leading service provider on the business market. Comcast Business has always been recognized by industry analysts and associations as a leader and innovator, and one of the fastest growing Ethernet service providers.
For more information, call 866-429-3085. Follow us on Twitter @ComcastBusiness and on other social networks at http://business.comcast.com/social.
About Comcast Corporation
Comcast Corporation (Nasdaq: CMCSA) is a global media and technology company that connects people at important times. We are primarily focused on broadband, aggregation and streaming with over 56 million customer relationships in the US and Europe. We provide broadband, wireless and video services through our Xfinity, Comcast Business and Sky brands; create, distribute and stream premier entertainment, sports and news through Universal Filmed Entertainment Group, Universal Studio Group, Sky Studios, NBC and Telemundo broadcast networks, multiple cable networks, Peacock, NBCUniversal News Group, NBC Sports, Sky News and Air Sports; and deliver memorable experiences at Universal Parks and Resorts in the United States and Asia. Visit www.comcastcorporation.com for more information.
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