Thursday, March 7, 2013

James Q. Crowe to Step Down as CEO of Level 3

James Q. Crowe will step down as CEO of Level 3 Communications by the end of 2013.

"It has been a privilege to lead Level 3's incredibly talented people through times of great challenge and great opportunity," said Crowe. "I am extraordinarily proud of what we have accomplished together. For some time, the Board and I have been considering CEO succession. Given the company's financial and operational strength, we have concluded that it is an appropriate time to begin the transition to new leadership with new perspectives. "