U.S. Cellular (NYSE: USM) has named Christine Paulsen the director of sales for the company’s agent channel in Wisconsin and Northern Illinois. Paulsen is responsible for overseeing the company’s agent owners and associates to help ensure customers are equipped with wireless solutions that can simplify and enhance their life or business.
Paulsen has 16 years of wireless leadership experience, with more than 20 years of experience in the field. Prior to this promotion, she served as the director of national retail field sales, which involved coordination with 3rd party, large-scale retailers such as Walmart, Sam’s Club, Dollar General, Amazon and more. She also served as the director of sales for company-owned stores in Nebraska and Iowa.
“Christine is a motivated sales and management leader with an extensive background and track record of success in the wireless industry,” said Shelley Boersma, U.S. Cellular’s vice president of sales for the agent channel. “At U.S. Cellular, we focus on providing the best wireless experience for our customers through a high-quality network and the most knowledgeable associates in the industry.”
Paulsen is the mother of four and actively involved in her community. She volunteers her time with Junior Achievement, U.S. Cellular’s Women in Action Affinity Network Group as well as sitting on the board of directors for the Veteran Associates Leading Organizational Results nonprofit. She and her family will relocate to Wisconsin for this position.