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A Look Back at the OTELCO Rebrand

The rebranded logo and tagline.

In 2018, our company launched a complete rebrand. That is to say, we went through some changes… and hopefully, you noticed.  Before, the company was split into three regions, New England, Missouri, and Alabama, all working somewhat individually. Each member of the OTELCO family of companies operated with their own names and practices. Then, CEO and President Rob Souza took the helm in 2014. Souza had a vision, to “unify [the] three regions in order to… Read more »

Eating in Oneonta

A picture of the window of Miller's Soda Shoppe in Oneonta, AL

One of the great things about working for OTELCO is that we have the best customers. At the end of the day, they are what makes up our company. Last week, OTELCO participated in the Oneonta Business Association’s first-ever Festival of Lights. Not only was it a wonderful way to kick off the Holiday Season, but it was also an opportunity for us to get to know some of our Alabama customers. Now that I… Read more »

OTELCO Gets Lost at Pumpkin Valley Farm

Pumpkin Valley is a family owned farm in Dayton, ME and a proud OTELCO customer for over ten years. In 2002, the Harris family transformed their farm into a corn maze, and now every fall families come to get lost in their stalks. OTELCO took a trip to Dayton to check out the maze, and to talk to the family about how they use their OTELCO internet connection to run their business. The Maze Keith… Read more »

“Ode to a Blog”
Your top OTELCO Blog Clicks of 2-0-1-6

Happy New Year from OTT

As we close sixteen, you all know the scene, Good tidings we send, but that’s not the end! At this time of year, we join with the rest We take some time to look at the best! We blog every week, your approval we seek. Of the posts that you picked, 5 got the most clicks They are highlighted here For the end of the year! A hot topic in the land, is Rural Broadband…. Read more »

OTELCO FTTP (Fiber to the Premise) 2016 Projects by the Numbers

OTT FTTP

Fiber optic technology is today’s best Internet access delivery method and because of its versatility, durability, and expandability, it is likely to remain so, well into the future.  Delivering FTTP, or fiber to the premise is the goal of many Internet service providers, including OTELCO.  Meeting that goal is not easy — especially in the rural areas we serve.  Below is a look at 2016 stats for OTELCO FTTP implementation. Some simple math makes it… Read more »