R.L Newsom is currently Director of Enterprise Sales and leads the Metro-Ethernet team for the Comcast Houston Region. The Comcast Business Class Ethernet suite offers high-performance point-to-point and multi-point Metro Ethernet services with the capacity to deliver business continuity/disaster recovery and other bandwidth-intensive applications. Comcast Metro Ethernet services are significantly faster than T1 lines and other legacy technologies, providing scalable bandwidth from 1 Mbps up to 10 Gbps.

Prior to joining the Comcast Houston team in 2009, R.L has over 20 years of cable and telecommunications experience with companies such as AT&T and SBC.   Most recently, R.L led the Enterprise Accounts team for AT&T where he managed a broad portfolio of products and developed and executed strategic plans to grow the account base.

R.L is a graduate of Southwest Texas State University and holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing.