Krista Bourne is president of the Houston/Gulf Coast Region for Verizon Wireless, the largest wireless company in the United States, overseeing 1,500 employees and responsible for directing sales, marketing, operations and financial performance across an area stretching from southeastern Texas along the Gulf Coast to the Florida panhandle. A premier technology company, Verizon Wireless operates the nation's largest and most reliable 4G LTE network.
Bourne has more than 12 years of experience in the wireless industry. Since beginning her career at Verizon Wireless, she has held positions of increasing responsibility in customer service and retail sales.
In 2004, Bourne was named director of customer service for the Northeast Area and in 2007 she became director of customer service for the South Area. In 2009, Bourne became director of retail sales for the Upstate New York Region, where she was responsible for leading a team driving subscriber and revenue growth. In January 2012, Bourne returned to the South Area as president of the Houston/Gulf Coast Region.
Bourne is active in Houston's business community and serves on the Boards of the Houston Area Women's Center and Houston Technology Center.
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