September 16, 2009 - Todd Henecke Earns NTCA 2009 Associate Member Outstanding Achievement Award

September 16, 2009, Arlington, Va. - The National Telecommunications Cooperative Association (NTCA) honored Todd Henecke as recipient of the 2009 NTCA Associate Member Outstanding Achievement Award. Henecke is the regional sales manager for Quintrex Data Systems Corp., based in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

Henecke, who joined Quintrex in 2006, is responsible for developing new business and industry relations. He is an active member of NTCA's Associate Member Advisory Council, where he served three years including one as chairman, and of NTCA's Expo Advisory Subcouncil, on which he served two years and was chairman for one year. Henecke has also appeared as a speaker and moderator at numerous state, regional and national association meetings.

"NTCA congratulates Todd on earning this recognition from his peers, and we are pleased to honor him for his commitment to building and enhancing relationships among our association's membership," said NTCA Chief Executive Officer Michael E. Brunner.

The NTCA Associate Member Outstanding Achievement Award was created to honor associate members who have performed extraordinary service for the benefit of the telecommunications industry. The award is presented to an individual currently or previously employed by an associate member company in recognition of effective leadership and long-termContact Caitlin Colligan at 703-351-2086 involvement in NTCA, along with outstanding accomplishments and contributions on behalf of small telecommunications companies at the local, state and national levels.

The award was presented at NTCA's 2009 Fall Conference in New York City.

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