Nex-Tech names new chief operating officer

Nex-Tech on Thursday announced Mike Pollock, formerly chief information officer for Nex-Tech, has assumed the position of chief operating officer, effective immediately.

Pollock came to Nex-Tech in 2001 from Farm Bureau and served as the information technology manager until 2006 when he was promoted to CIO. Pollock has a bachelor's degree in computer information services from Washburn University.

Pollock has served as a member of Nex-Tech's executive management team for eight years and has been heavily involved in Nex-Tech's deployment of broadband service to 9,300 square miles of northwest Kansas, including the fiber-to-the-premise project in Hays.

For more, see Friday's Hays Daily News.