OTELCO welcomes new employees in Maine, Alabama, and Missouri

OTLECO is proud to welcome new staff members in three of its markets. Robert Boyorak joins OTELCO as a Technical Support Technician in the company’s Bangor, ME office. Boyorak comes to OTELCO with 7 years of Tech Support at OpenTable and has an Associates Degree in Applied Science for Computer Systems Technology. He is a resident of Winterport, ME. Mark Houde will also be working as a Technical Support Technician in Bangor. Houde has an Associates Degree in Computer Systems Technology… Read more »

OTELCO grows Alabama team with new I & R Technicians

OTLECO is proud to welcome two new Installation and Repair Technicians to its Alabama offices. Steven “Austin” Gaines joins OTLECO’s Arab Plant Office. Gaines comes to OTELCO from AT&T in Huntsville, where he was a Wire Technician. He lives in Arab. Jonathan Mikkelsen will work out of the Oneonta Plant Office. He has a Bachelor’s Degree in Science from Jacksonville State University and is a resident of Altoona.     From left to right: Steven “Austin”… Read more »

OTELCO Wins $260K ConnectME Grant to Expand Fiber Broadband to all Alton, ME Residents

Planning Grant is Awarded to Kick Off Additional FTTP Project in Argyle Township July 10, 2019 – OTELCO, a telecommunications provider servicing areas of Alabama, Maine, Massachusetts, Missouri, New Hampshire, Vermont and West Virginia, announced today that it has won a $260,000 ConnectME Authority grant that will allow the company to complete a high-speed fiber optic broadband network to unserved residents of Alton, Maine. OTELCO applied for the ConnectME grant following a March 30 Town… Read more »

OTELCO to invest $5m to expand fiber and improve broadband connectivity in Alabama

OTELCO, a telecommunications provider servicing areas of Alabama, Maine, Massachusetts, Missouri, New Hampshire, Vermont and West Virginia, announced during a press conference today that it will invest more than $5,000,000 to improve broadband connectivity in Alabama. This major fiber broadband construction initiative will add 113-miles to the company’s Fiber-to-the-Premise (FTTP) network to the City of Arab, Alabama, resulting in fiber availability to 4,100 additional locations. Construction will begin in June 2019 and be complete by… Read more »