Former Hawaiian Telcom chairman returns as company's director

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - On Monday, Hawaiian Telcom announced that Walter A. Dods, Jr. agreed to return to the company as its director and chairman of the Board's Nominating and Governance Committee.

Dods served on the Hawaiian Telcom's Board of Directors since 2005 and as its chairman from May 2008 until the company's recent emergence from Chapter 11 reorganization.

"Hawaiian Telcom holds a special place in my heart," Dods said. "When the current Board members were named, I knew that their vast telecommunications knowledge and experience would be critical to the Company's future success, and I did what I could to facilitate a smooth transition. I'm grateful for the opportunity to once again collaborate with this Board and Hawaiian Telcom's terrific employees to continue re-building a vitally important local business."

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