Qwest's state president to depart after merger
By Andy Vuong
November 11, 2010
The combined company will be based at CenturyLink's headquarters in
"Chuck intends to stay in
Ward is among the most visible Qwest executives in the
Kenny Wyatt, currently Century Link's south-central-region
president, was tapped in September to serve as the Denver-based
mountain- region president for the merged company. Jim Campbell,
currently state president for Qwest in
Ward was unavailable for comment Wednesday.
"Right now, Chuck is focused on securing approvals for the merger and building a transition plan that will ensure the people of Colorado continue to receive exceptional customer service Day One after the merger," Walkenshaw said.
The $22 billion merger, announced in April, has won approval
from authorities in 12 states and