For Immediate Release  (03/07/13)

Winona, MN – Hiawatha Broadband Communications, Inc. is pleased to introduce Brandon McQuinn. Brandon is joining the HBC team as a Human Resources Generalist.

McQuinn comes from an immense HR background, graduating from Southeastern Technical College in 2003 with a Supervisory Management AAS degree and from Winona State University in 2008 with both a B.S. in Human Resource Management and a B.S. in Business Administration. Prior to joining the HBC team, McQuinn served as a Human Resource Coordinator at Sodexo-University of Wisconsin La Crosse.


“I am looking forward to being a partner and team member at HBC,” says McQuinn. “Being from Winona, I am interested in learning more about the behind the scenes of HBC and contributing to a fast-paced growing company.”

“We are very excited that Brandon has decided to join our HR team!” says Rochelle Pervisky, VP of Human Resources and Regulatory “with the continued growth of HBC and our ever expanding job force, his experience and expertise are a welcomed addition!”

Hiawatha Broadband Communications Inc. (HBC) is a southeastern Minnesota telecommunications service provider. The company delivers Video, Internet and Phone services to a customer base that numbers more than 12,000.

HBC’s roots are in a non-profit project begun in 1993, called Luminet?. Luminet? connected Winona education, healthcare and government institutions to extend the reach of teaching and learning. In 1997, the success of Luminet? led to the formation of Hiawatha Broadband Communications, Inc. Today, HBC operates in 16 markets with 40 percent of its stock owned by non-profit entities.

For additional information, or to schedule an interview, please contact Rochelle Pervisky at (507) 474-5870 or