Skyline announces new executive director of finance
In the role, Rothstein manages the company's regulatory, accounting, financial, inventory and warehouse departments.
"We are delighted to welcome Cindy Rothstein to our executive management group at SkyLine," said SkyLine Chief Executive Officer Jimmy Blevins.
"Cindy brings a wealth of experience in both finance and telecommunications, and she understands the complexities of the current regulatory landscape in our industry," he said. "She is valuable addition to our company in the regulatory and financial management of SkyLine and the various lines of business through our subsidiary, SkyBest Communications."
Rothstein is a certified public accountant with a bachelor's degree in business administration from Athens State University in Athens, Ala.
She comes to SkyLine from the Nashville, Tenn., area, where she spent the last 17 years working in the telecommunications industry.
She and her husband, Edward, live in West Jefferson.
In addition to Rothstein, SkyLine's executive management group is composed of executive director of customer operations Kim Shepherd, executive director of competitive operations Tim Grosse and executive director of engineering operations Robbie Farmer. These directors report to CEO Blevins.
Established in 1951, SkyLine is a member-owned cooperative which provides a variety of telecommunications services to customers in Alleghany, Ashe, Avery and Watauga counties in North Carolina and Johnson County in east Tennessee.
Along with its current focus of building a fiber-to-the-premise network, SkyLine is committed to enhancing the quality of life across the region through various charitable, educational and economic development programs.
Its wholly-owned subsidiary, SkyBest Communications, offers deregulated products and services, including local calling and long distance services, business systems and networking solutions, broadband Internet services, home/business security monitoring and medical alert, digital TV, home automation and surveillance services.