Recognized for Exceptional Contributions to the Cable Industry
March 20, 2013
401 Parkplace Center, Suite 500
Kirkland, WA 98033
KIRKLAND, WA, March 20, 2013 – A WaveDivision Holdings (www.wavebroadband.com) executive, Patrick Knorr, will be recognized at the CableFAX Digital Hot List Awards luncheon on March 20, 2013 at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York City for his contribution to the cable and broadband industry. Patrick is the EVP of IP & Business Solutions for WaveDivision Holdings, a business-class fiber optic and broadband services company with business and residential customers in Washington, Oregon, and California.
The CableFAX Digital Hot List recognizes executives leading innovation and progress in social media, digital distribution, app development, Web content, technology strategy, TV Everywhere/authentication and other cutting-edge multi-platform projects. Patrick Knorr joins executives from companies such as Synacor, YouTube, Yahoo, ESPN, Hulu and Netflix on the 2013 Digital Hot List.
The company’s CEO Steve Weed said, “True to our company’s mission statement, Wave excels at making our customers happy and providing world-class customer service by attracting and retaining the most skilled and accomplished employees; Patrick certainly exemplifies what it means to be a Wave employee and we are proud of his recognition.” Patrick’s award closely follows several national honors Wave received from the cable and broadband industry in 2012.
“Patrick Knorr has always been one of the most innovative and technically creative executives in cable,“ shared Michael Grebb, executive editor of CableFAX. Grebb added, “In his various roles, he has often been years ahead of much larger companies when it comes to technology deployment and digital services. CableFAX is proud to once again include him in this prestigious annual list recognizing the best and brightest digital executives in the cable industry.”
Patrick Knorr joined WaveDivision Holdings in the 4th quarter of 2012, overseeing responsibility for Wave’s fastest growing division, Wave Business Solutions. Knorr has already made a positive impact to the company’s success through his expansive industry knowledge and experience.
About Wave Division Holdings
WaveDivision Holdings, LLC is a cable and broadband services company providing advanced cable TV, true high-speed Internet and Phone services to over 400,000 residential and business customers in the communities, and surrounding suburbs, of the Seattle, Portland, San Francisco and Sacramento markets. Wave is headquartered in Kirkland, Washington. Owned and operated by local industry leaders, Wave supports its customers with decades of cable know-how. Serving customers under two retail brand names; Wave Broadband in the Seattle, Portland and Sacramento DMAs, and Astound in the San Francisco DMA - the company’s mission is to provide all customers with the latest technologies and upgrades. Wave was recently recognized by CableFAX Magazine with the prestigious Independent Cable Operator of the Year award. Wave also debuted on PC Magazine’s 2012 list of Top 10 Fastest ISPs in the nation. The company’s Business Solutions division delivers redundant fiber rings that serve local governments and businesses of all sizes, including well-known Fortune 100 companies and brands, with major fiber hubs in West Coast markets. For more information about WaveDivision Holdings, visit www.wavebroadband.com or www.astound.net.