OTELCO announces new hires across markets

OTELCO is pleased to welcome new hires in its Maine, Alabama, Vermont, and New York markets. Several new employees have been hired in the company’s New Gloucester, ME, office. Bryan Pahigian joins OTELCO as a Marketing Coordinator. He has a bachelor’s in Sports Management from USM and ten years of experience working with the Portland Sea Dogs in the Ticket Office Department. Pahigian lives in Cumberland Center, ME. Matthew Valcancick has been hired as a… Read more »

OTELCO Making $33 Million Investment in Fiber to the Premise (FTTP) Infrastructure in Maine as it Expands its Existing Network to 43,000 Additional Locations

OTELCO, a telecommunications provider serving areas of Maine, Alabama, Massachusetts, Missouri, Vermont, and West Virginia, is constructing FTTP in portions of an additional 12 communities in Maine. In addition to a recent announcement of a 240-mile build serving nearly 9,200 locations in Gorham, Windham, Gray and New Gloucester, ME, the company has now announced plans to construct an additional 455 +/- miles of fiber to serve another 43,000 +/- locations by early 2022. The OTELCO… Read more »

OTELCO Expanding Its Lightwave Fiber Internet Zone into Old Town and Orono

June 28, 2021 (Old Town, Orono, and Bangor, ME) – OTELCO, a telecommunications provider serving areas of Maine, Alabama, Massachusetts, Missouri, Vermont, and West Virginia, is bringing improved broadband connectivity with its Lightwave Fiber Internet to Old Town and Orono. Through a collaboration with the Old Town – Orono Fiber Corporation (OTO Fiber), this major fiber broadband initiative includes the construction of approximately 49 miles of Fiber-to-the-Premise (FTTP) network in portions of Old Town and… Read more »

OTELCO welcomes new hires in Maine and Alabama

OTELCO is expanding its team and pleased to welcome a number of new hires in its Maine and Alabama offices. Liza Quinn joins OTELCO as a Product Manager in New Gloucester, ME. Quinn’s background is in the energy and telecommunications sectors, including roles in finance, marketing, product management, network delivery, and consulting. She has an MBA and Master’s of Forest Science with a concentration in Environmental Economics. Quinn is a library volunteer and a local planning… Read more »

OTELCO Expanding Its Lightwave Fiber Internet Zone in Shoreham

OTELCO, a telecommunications provider serving areas of Maine, Alabama, Massachusetts, Missouri, Vermont, and West Virginia, is upgrading its network in the Shoreham Telephone service area. This fiber broadband initiative includes the construction of approximately 23 miles of Fiber-to-the-Premise (FTTP) network in portions of several communities, resulting in the availability of symmetrical Gigabit Internet to approximately 450 locations. The anticipated completion date for the construction is mid to late fall of 2021 at which time OTELCO… Read more »