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OTELCO announces transitions in leadership with employee promotions

OTLECO is pleased to announce several employee promotions. David Allen has been named Vice President of Network Operations. Allen is responsible for ensuring the alignment of OTELCO’s network-related operations to meet network build out and improvement objectives. Allen came to OTELCO two years ago with over 20 years of experience building and managing networks and running technical operations. During his time with OTELCO, he has focused on streamlining operations, improving reliability and modernizing the OTELCO network. He is… Read more »

OTELCO announces new hires in Alabama and Maine

OTLECO is pleased to welcome two new employees in its Alabama and Maine markets. Patrick Bellis joins OTELCO as a Technical Support Technician in the company’s Bangor, ME office. Bellis received a BA in Computer Science with a minor in Mathematics from the University of Maine at Farmington. He worked previously at DemarcTech as a Wireless Networking Equipment Technician. He is a resident of Hancock, ME. Austin Underwood joins OTELCO as an I & R… Read more »

OTELCO welcomes new employees in Alabama, Maine and Missouri

OTLECO welcomes new employees in its Alabama, Maine and Missouri markets. Daniel Hernandez joins OTELCO as an I & R Technician in Oneonta, AL. He has an Associate’s Degree in Computer & Electronic Engineering, and worked previously for 9 years at AT&T as a Service Tech, OSP Tech and Wire Tech. Hernandez is a resident of Oneonta. Katelynd Sperry joins OTELCO as a Project Manager in its New Gloucester, ME office. Sperry comes to OTELCO from Bath Iron… Read more »

OTELCO welcomes new employees in Maine and Missouri

OTLECO is pleased to welcome new employees in its Maine and Missouri markets. Joseph Arsenault joins OTELCO as a Technical Support Technician in the company’s Bangor, ME office. Arsenault attended the University of Maine for Electrical Engineering and worked with Network Maine in a student position for the past 14 months. He is a resident of Old Town, ME. OTELCO welcomes Molly Perkins as a Strategic Account Manager in its New Gloucester, ME office. She attended college in… Read more »

“Howland board hears Otelco internet plans at Tuesday meeting” in Lincoln News

This story by Chris DeBeck appeared in the September 5, 2019 edition of the Lincoln News. HOWLAND – Otelco is planning to invest at least $500,000 in town to increase internet speed to town residents, a pair of company officials explained to selectmen Tuesday night. With additional help, including a grant from the ConnectME Authority, Otelco could partner with the town to bring fiber to all parts of the town, with community support needed to… Read more »