Frontier Communications names vice president, federal regulatory affairs

Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:FTR) has announced that Alton (“AJ”) Burton Jr., currently Director, Federal Regulatory Affairs, has been promoted to Vice President, the company said.

Burton will report to Group Vice President Ken Mason.

As Director, Federal Regulatory Affairs, Burton was responsible for Frontier´s regulatory advocacy before the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on issues including broadband deployment, video rollout, communications infrastructure, universal service, and regulatory parity.

Frontier Communications is a provider of providing communications services to urban, suburban, and rural communities in 29 states. Frontier offers a variety of services to residential customers over its fiber-optic and copper networks, including video, high-speed Internet, advanced voice, and Frontier Secure® digital protection solutions. Frontier Business™ offers communications solutions to small, medium, and enterprise businesses. More information about Frontier is available at