Laurie Nicholson is employed at Cable ONE as Division Director of Operations for the Central Division. Laurie has been with Cable ONE since April 2010. She started as their Division Marketing Manager and was promoted to Division Marketing Director in May 2012. In April 2016, Laurie was promoted to Division Director of Operations for the Division. In her capacity, she manages the operating budgets for 13 entities across seven states; monitors system activity as it relates to Capital expenditures, customer growth, churn & overall revenues & expenses. Throughout her time, Laurie has proven to be very hard-working and has a positive forward-looking disposition with an attention to detail. She has continually learned and added to her talents and has been an asset for the Division. Laurie's cable career goes back nearly 30 years working in the cable industry. Laurie started her career in California working in the business/operations part of the Cable Industry; transitioned to Marketing with the launch of Addressable/Digital world. At one point, managing over 50 in-house & contract sales reps. Laurie has experience working with Comcast, Mediacom, Cable Maxx, Galaxy Cable, and Charter Communications at the system and regional level.
Laurie is married, has 2 children, & 2 beautiful grand-daughters. She has been a member of WICT since 2010. Attended John M. Olin School of Business-Management & Leadership Enhancement Program, Six-Sigma-Greenbelt Certificate. Attended Creating Leaders in 2014 and Center for Creative Leadership Program in 2016.Enjoys hiking as well as visiting the beaches off the coast of CA.