Tom Payne


Tom Payne is the vice president of access planning and marketing for Uniti Fiber. Payne’s responsibilities include all purchasing of dark fiber, lit services, and high availability space. He is also responsible for Uniti Fiber’s marketing department including product definitions, pricing, and marketing communications.

Prior to the creation of Uniti Fiber Payne held the same role at PEG Bandwidth. Before his time with PEG he held several senior positions in marketing or planning at Zayo Communications, Citynet Fiber Network, AFN Communications, Williams Communications, EDS and Nortel Networks.

Payne speaks at industry events and has been featured in industry journals and marketing research publications. A former infantryman and graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point Payne holds a bachelor’s degree in applied mathematics.

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