Chief Marketing Officer
Pete Abel oversees the TierPoint marketing and channel sales teams. The former is responsible for the company’s digital, product, content, and event marketing initiatives. The latter is responsible for developing and nurturing partner relationships and mutually beneficial “sell with” strategies.
Previously, Pete was Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications for Suddenlink, before which he supported Cequel III, TierPoint’s management company, across a number of businesses.
Prior to Suddenlink and Cequel III, Pete was a Senior Vice President and Senior Partner at FleishmanHillard, where he 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, Pete and his wife actively support Easterseals Midwest, which provides support services for developmentally disabled children and adults.