Cox Communications President Pat Esser Named to 2017 Highest-Rated CEOs List

Jun 28, 2017 10:00 AM ET

Congratulations to Cox Communications President Pat Esser who has been honored by Glassdoor as one of the top 100 Highest Rated CEOs in the large US Business category.

Esser is a champion of Cox’s values-based commitment to its employees, serving as co-chair of its National Diversity Council and sponsoring the expansion of the company’s Employee Resource Groups.

He is well known for his dedication to enhancing the employee experience at Cox, utilizing internal “coffee talks” as an opportunity to engage employees for feedback and candid dialogue.

Last month, Esser was also recognized by Atlanta Business Chronicle as one of Atlanta’s most Likeable CEOs. His open style of communication has established a work environment at Cox that fosters transparency in leadership and encourages the company’s culture of diversity and inclusion. He was also inducted into the Cable Hall of Fame in 2016.

Click here to learn more about how Cox champions diversity and inclusion initiatives across the company and within the communities it serves.

Cox Communications is a broadband communications and entertainment company, providing advanced digital video, Internet, telephone and home security and automation services over its own nationwide IP network. The third-largest U.S. cable company, Cox serves approximately 6 million residences and businesses. Cox Business is a facilities-based provider of voice, video and data solutions for commercial customers, and Cox Media is a full-service provider of national and local cable spot and digital media advertising. Cox is known for its pioneering efforts in broadband, voice and commercial services, industry-leading customer care and its outstanding workplaces. For eight years, Cox has been recognized as the top operator for women by Women in Cable Telecommunications; Cox has ranked among DiversityInc's Top 50 Companies for Diversity 12 times. More information about Cox Communications, a wholly owned subsidiary of Cox Enterprises, is available at and