Lights, Camera, Action!

Our Pineland Campus office was quite busy on May 19 as a WMTW film crew converged on the Pine Tree conference room to shoot a new TV Ad. In the process of filming, two stars were born. Lorri Hall, Services Manager for one of our best clients, the law firm of Norman Hanson and Detroy, was kind enough to provide an on-camera customer testimonial, and our Business Customer Service Manager, Lisa Rideout provided the voice… Read more »

Gone Fishing!

On May 31st, Diane Ferron, Samantha Carter and Tracy Scheckel helped out at a Learn to Fish Day, at the Pineland Campus in New Gloucester.  This event is a joint effort between the Gray New Gloucester Optimists Club and Maine Inland Fisheries and Wildlife to teach children about good fishing practice in conjunction with the “Hooked on Fishing, Not on Drugs” initiative.  Although the conditions were not nearly as brutal as the January Crystal Lake… Read more »

Customer News

Your DSL Speeds May Be Faster! OTELCO is adjusting the way we deliver your DSL, meaning that you may see faster DSL download speeds.  Beginning around June 1, you may experience an increase in speed from 3 mbps to 4 and from 9 mbps to 10 depending on your location and distance from our switch and remote locations.  There is no additional charge for this increase, but please remember that DSL speeds do vary by… Read more »

In Our Communities…..

At OTELCO we pride ourselves on being an active participant in the communities we serve.   On May 16th, Molly McCutcheon, Samantha Carter, and Tracy Scheckel were on hand greeting and providing water at the finish line of the GNG Patriot 5K Race at Crystal Lake.  770 runners of all ages participated in this year’s race, which is a fundraiser for the Patriot Parent PTA. Among those who ran was OTELCO Accounting Supervisor, Heather Albert, pictured with… Read more »

OTELCO Staff News

Our business customer care team continues to grow along with our clientele.  Most recently, Heidi Harriman was promoted to Senior Customer Care Representative and Diane Ferron has been promoted to Commercial Sales Assistant. Heidi has been with OTELCO since 2010 at our Client Care Center in Bangor.  With her new title and responsibilities, Heidi will divide her time between telephone customer care in the Bangor office and meeting with clients and prospective clients.  When in… Read more »