TierPoint is a leading national provider of information technology and data center services, including colocation, cloud computing, and managed IT services.

Pete Abel

Senior Vice President, Marketing and Communications

Pete Abel oversees all TierPoint enterprise marketing efforts and holds the same title with Cequel III, TierPoint’s management company.

Previously, Pete was Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications for Suddenlink, before which he supported Cequel III across a number of businesses.

Prior to Suddenlink and Cequel III, Pete was a Senior Vice President and Senior Partner at FleishmanHillard, where he worked from 1989 until 2003. During his time there, Pete led teams of up to 30 professionals on marketing communications and other projects for a diverse range of clients, including Procter & Gamble, Monsanto, Anheuser-Busch (now Anheuser-Busch InBev), SBC Communications (now AT&T), and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Pete started his career as a freelance and later full-time reporter for the St. Louis Suburban Journals, covering municipal politics and local businesses.

Today, in addition to his work at TierPoint and Cequel III, Pete and his wife actively support both Easter Seals Midwest, which provides support services for developmentally disabled children and adults, and Stage 773, an anchor institution for Chicago’s Belmont Theatre District.