Alex Taylor Upped To EVP/COO Of Cox Enterprises
July 28, 2016 at 4:42 AM (PT)
COX ENTERPRISES has upped EVP ALEXANDER C. (ALEX) TAYLOR to EVP/COO. TAYLOR, great-grandson of company Founder JAMES M. COX and a former EVP of COX MEDIA GROUP, will continue reporting to CEO JOHN M. DYER.
"COX has always been a family-led business, and I am pleased that the next generation is continuing to play a critical role in the future of our company," said Chairman JAMES C. COX. "Our company has grown for nearly 120 years based on hard work and enduring values. I am confident ALEX will help lead us into a bright, strong tomorrow."
"ALEX has the bold thinking and vision, rooted in a deep understanding and commitment to our businesses, that will enable our company to grow and compete for the next 10, 20 and even 30 years," added DYER. "He is truly dedicated to our company and its employees, customers and the communities where we do business."
"As excited as I am about this new role, I am also deeply humbled and honored to help lead our family business," said TAYLOR. "COX is not only a great company that serves millions of customers every day, it is also an employer of choice and a responsible community partner. I hope to build upon and steward that legacy with the support of both our family and our 60,000 employees around the world."