Executive Committee - Vice Chair
Founder and Managing Partner
Archtop Capital Management
Through November 2019, Jeff DeMond was President and CEO of Vyve Broadband, a portfolio company of Brown Brothers Harriman Capital Partners. A seasoned telecom executive with nearly 30 years of cable and broadband experience, Jeff has spent much of his career building and growing multiple system operations in non-urban US markets, South America and Europe. Prior to founding Vyve Broadband, he was President and CEO of Bresnan Communications until its purchase by Cablevision Systems Corp in December 2010.
Jeff originally joined Bresnan in 1985 as Director of Finance and was later elevated to CFO, President and ultimately CEO. During his tenure with four successive Bresnan companies, he oversaw the acquisition, financing and integration of numerous domestic and international communications businesses, including telephone and cable investments in the United States, Chile and Poland. These included equity investments by financial sponsors including Providence Equity, Quadrangle Group, TD Capital, The Blackstone Group and Credit Suisse First Boston and by strategic partners such as Tele-Communications, Inc., AT&T Broadband, Comcast Corporation and TCI International (now Liberty Global).
Through 2019, Jeff served on the boards of NCTA–The Internet & Television Association and the National Cable Satellite Corporation (parent company of C-SPAN) and he continues as a Special Advisor to C-SPAN. He currently serves on the board of The Cable Center and was inducted into the Cable Television Pioneers in 2007. Before joining Bresnan, Jeff was a Senior Manager with the New York City office of KPMG. He is a CPA and a business school honors graduate of the University of Alabama.