Leadership Team

Leigh Fox

President and Chief Executive Officer

Leigh Fox is President and Chief Executive Officer of Cincinnati Bell Inc. Mr. Fox has been with Cincinnati Bell since July of 2001, most recently as President and Chief Operating Officer. In that role, he was responsible for overseeing all aspects of operations, sales and customer care for both the Entertainment & Communications Segment and the IT Services & Hardware Segment. Mr. Fox also served as the company’s Chief Financial Officer from 2013 until September 2016, responsible for all aspects of finance, accounting, and treasury. Prior to 2013, Mr. Fox had increasingly larger corporate responsibilities as Chief Administrative Officer, and Senior Vice President of Finance and spent eight years in senior roles within the company’s technology services business. A native of Cincinnati, Mr. Fox holds a bachelor's degree from Miami University and an MBA from the University of Cincinnati. He is on the boards of the USA Regional Chamber and American Red Cross. He is a member of the Cincinnati Regional Business Committee with a focus on education and the Business Leader’s Alliance. Read More

Chris Wilson

Vice President and General Counsel

Chris Wilson is Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of Cincinnati Bell Inc. Responsible for all legal matters pertaining to the company, he reports directly to President and Chief Executive Officer Leigh Fox. Prior to his current position, Mr. Wilson served as associate general counsel and assistant corporate secretary for the company's Cincinnati-based operating subsidiaries. Before joining the in-house legal team at Cincinnati Bell, he was a partner at Frost Brown Todd LLP. Mr. Wilson is a member of the Ohio State Bar Association and Cincinnati Bar Association. Mr. Wilson earned a bachelor's degree in economics from Thomas More College and a law degree from the University of Notre Dame. Read More

Christi Cornette

Senior Vice President, Corporate Marketing

Christi most recently held the position of Vice President of Marketing at CBTS. She is responsible for product marketing, partner management, branding, and business product management. Christi began her career at IBM in 1977 where she held various sales, management and executive responsibilities over 10 years. She joined Digital Equipment Corporation in 1987 and spent several years overseeing customer relation strategies. Christi joined CBTS in April of 2001 and has a Bachelor of Science Degree from the Ohio State University. Read More

Tom Simpson

Chief Technology Officer

Tom brings 23 years of diverse IT and VLSI experience and leadership. As CTO of Cincinnati Bell, he is responsible for critical technology strategy and implementation across all branches of the business. Prior to CBTS he was a professional engineer with organizations such as Scientific Atlanta, and IBM where his technologies and patents are still in use to current day. Tom is also a member of MENSA. He is actively involved in Cincinnati iSpace STEM learning space and sits on the Board of InfiniteIO. Read More

Andrew R. Kaiser

Chief Financial Officer

Andy Kaiser is Chief Financial Officer (CFO) for Cincinnati Bell Inc. He reports directly to Leigh Fox, President and Chief Executive Officer of Cincinnati Bell. As CFO, Mr. Kaiser is responsible for Cincinnati Bell's corporate accounting, finance, treasury and tax functions, as well as investor relations, real estate, supply chain management and sourcing functions. Along with his finance responsibilities, Mr. Kaiser is also responsible for managing the company’s carrier wholesale network business, with roughly $130 million in annual sales. Mr. Kaiser’s career with Cincinnati Bell began in July of 2000, holding a variety of finance and accounting positions during his initial five-year tenure, including Director of FP&A. In July of 2005, he left Cincinnati Bell to co-found Howard Roark Consulting, LLC, a Cincinnati, Ohio based management consulting firm with a focus on launching new technology-based ventures. Mr. Kaiser was an original member of the i-wireless, LLC leadership team (the national mobile phone brand of a major food retailer), responsible for launching and growing the business from a start-up to a national wireless provider, and serving as Chief Financial Officer. Since rejoining Cincinnati Bell in January 2014, Mr. Kaiser has served as Vice President – Corporate Finance, leading its data analytics and corporate development functions, and most recently as Vice President – Consumer Marketing and Data Analytics. Mr. Kaiser holds a bachelor's degree from Wright State University and an MBA from the University of Cincinnati. He serves on the Board of Directors of Cancer Free Kids, a non-profit organization with the mission of eradicating cancer as a life-threatening disease in children by funding promising research that might otherwise go unfunded. Mr. Kaiser lives in Cincinnati with his wife and five children. Read More

Scott Seger

Senior Vice President / General Manager

In his ten years at CBTS, Scott was Director of Midrange Computing from 2005 to 2007, responsible for the high-end compute and storage business, and then Vice President of Sales from 2008 to 2014. Prior to working for CBTS, Scott worked for Xerox from 1995 to 2004. In his last role at Xerox, Scott was National Director of Procurement Services, in which he was responsible for all 3rd-party product sales for Xerox Global Services during 2001-2004. Scott held various information technology positions for Scripps Howard from 1987 to 1995. He holds a bachelor’s degree in science from Miami University, and was an Evans Scholar. Read More

Greg Wheeler

Senior Vice President, Commercial Sales

Since joining Cincinnati Bell in 2002, Greg has held a number of positions in the sales & marketing organization, including leading the out-of-territory market expansion efforts in Indianapolis, Indiana; Louisville, Kentucky; and Columbus and Dayton Ohio. Most recently, he served as the Sales Senior Vice President for the small & medium business segment. Greg has over 15 years of technology sales and operations experience. Prior to joining Cincinnati Bell, he held positions at Level 3 Communications in Denver and CDW in Chicago. Greg is also a board member of the Better Business Bureau and the Salvation Army Advisory Board, and a Xavier University Executive Mentor. He received his bachelor’s degree from Ohio University, and his MBA degree from Xavier University. Read More

Al Early

Vice President, Professional Services

Al joined CBTS in January, 2007 and has grown the Professional Services business from $3.5 Million in annual revenue in 2006 to $42 Million in 2013. Last year, his team successfully recruited over 600 technical resources. Before joining CBTS, Al spearheaded a similar IT sales and recruiting practice at Definitive Solutions Company that targeted strategic customers in the retail, insurance and financial verticals. Al also stays very active in the local community serving on the Board of CancerFree KIDS, on the Cincinnati IT Cluster Council, and as Chairman of the Annual Greater Cincinnati IT Circuit golf outing, as well as mentoring underprivileged adults who are looking to create successful, sustaining careers via the Job Works organization. He graduated from Miami University in 1992 with a B.A. in Diplomacy and Foreign Affairs. Read More