Allen Reid joined CenturyLink in January 2001 as an Account Manager in the Qwest Government Services. A year later he was named Sales Manager supporting Department of Defense (DOD) customers worldwide. In this position he significantly broadened the scope of the organization’s DOD business. In July 2008 Allen transitioned to his current position of Business Development Principal focusing his efforts on strategic business opportunities for the account teams he supports.
Prior to joining Qwest, Reid held several program management positions at Sprint GSD. In this role he implemented and managed several large telecommunications networks for DOD and Federal customers. Allen served 22 years in the United States Army retiring in 1993 from an assignment on the Joint Staff.
Reid graduated from the University of Richmond with a BA in History. He has earned two Masters Degrees; an MA in Management from Webster University and an MS in Systems Management from Capitol College.
He is a member of the Armed Forces Communications Electronics Association (AFCEA) and the Association of the United States Army (AUSA).