TDS Telecom Names New VP-Sales

TDS Telecom (TDS®), a Madison, Wisconsin-based telecommunications company, is announcing Michele Slattery will be its new Vice President of Sales. Slattery is a TDS sales veteran with 24 years of experience at the company, holding numerous roles in marketing, sales strategy and execution, and communications.

“As a proven sales and marketing leader, Michele has been instrumental in delivering results for the company and we’re excited to have her make an impact in this new leadership role,” said Julie Maiers, senior vice president of Marketing, Sales, and Customer Operations.

For the last six years, Slattery was the director of Sales, overseeing sales strategy, consumer and commercial sales, technology implementation and cable company acquisition. Her previous positions at TDS provided her with expertise in the areas of sales operations, commercial marketing, regional marketing, and communications.

“Michele is an effective leader who successfully manages business while also taking the time to develop TDS associates and advancing the company’s core values,” said Maiers.

Slattery is a member of the UW E-Business Consortium at the University of Wisconsin and the Cable and Telecommunications Association for Marketing. She earned her bachelor’s degree from Edgewood College and her MBA from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Slattery assumed her new role on November 1.



Media Contact: Missy Kellor | Associate Manager - Communications | TDS Telecom | 608-664-4836 |  

TDS Telecommunications LLC (TDS Telecom/TDS®) delivers high-speed internet, TV entertainment, and phone services to a mix of small to mid-sized urban, suburban and rural communities throughout the U.S. With 1.2 million connections, TDS is a rapidly growing technology company. Powered by fiber-optics and new industry-leading technologies, TDS delivers up to 8 Gigabit internet speeds and offers internet-protocol based TV entertainment solutions along with traditional phone services. TDS also offers businesses VoIP advanced communications solutions, dedicated internet service, data networking, and hosted-managed services. Visit

TDS Telecom, headquartered in Madison, Wis., employs 3,400 people and is a subsidiary of Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. [NYSE: TDS]. Founded in 1969, Telephone and Data Systems provides wireless, broadband, video and voice; and hosted and managed services to approximately 6 million connections nationwide through its businesses: UScellular, TDS Telecom, and OneNeck IT Solutions. Visit

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