For Immediate Release (01/03/14)

Winona, MN Hiawatha Broadband Communications, Inc. is proud to announce the appointment of Lara Lovas as the newest Account Executive in the TV Advertising Sales department.

“Joining the HBC team is a positive beginning to 2014! I have 10 years of customer care experience as a newsprint and television advertising sales representative. I am eager to assist business partners in Winona and the surrounding communities with their marketing needs to optimize their business growth and bring them success.” – Lara Lovas

Lovas, originally from Fountain City, WI, joins the HBC team from a diverse advertising management background with extensive experience and knowledge in sales. Taking on this new assignment, Lovas will be serving local businesses in their TV advertising needs through customized TV and web advertising packages.

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 17 communities with 40 percent of its stock owned by non-profit entities.

For additional information, or to schedule an interview, please contact Dave Adcock at or (507) 474-5850.