Retired President, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of HickoryTech
Director Since January 1993
Committees: Audit, Finance/Planning
Robert Alton served as president, chief executive officer and chairman of the board at HickoryTech (now Enventis) from 1993 to 2002. Prior to joining HickoryTech, Alton served as president of Telephone Operations for Contel Corporation, a telecommunications service provider, and was employed in various executive and financial capacities at Contel Corporation for 21 years.