Executive Vice President, Altice Business, Altice USA
Kevin Stephens serves as Executive Vice President, Altice Business, for Altice USA. In this role, he is responsible for all Altice USA commercial services, which includes data, internet, voice, managed services and pay TV products and services to more than 375,000 small, medium and large-sized businesses, with a network that includes over 14,000 fiber-lit locations in the United States.
Previously, Mr. Stephens was President, Commercial and Advertising Operations at Suddenlink Communications, responsible for leading overall strategy and growing Suddenlink business services revenue across targeted advertising sales and mission critical data, voice and video services.
Prior to Suddenlink, Mr. Stephens was vice President of Sales and Marketing for Cox Communications, where he had responsibility for revenue and profit growth for one of the largest systems in the company.
Before entering the cable industry, Mr. Stephens served as Senior Vice President of Marketing and Customer Services for Choice One Communications, a start-up telecommunications provider in the northeast. Mr. Stephens began his career at Xerox Corporation, where he performed in a variety of progressively responsible leadership roles in sales, marketing and general management and eventually became a Vice President.
Mr. Stephens is member of the Executive Leadership Council, and sits on boards of directors for the National Association for Multi-Ethnicity in Communications (NAMIC), the Boys & Girls Clubs of Collin County, Texas, and the Institute for Communication Technology Management at the University of Southern California. CableFAX: The Magazine has named Mr. Stephens to its list of Most Influential Minorities in Cable every year since 2007.
Mr. Stephens holds an MBA from the University of Southern California and a bachelor's degree in business from the University of Michigan.