OTELCO welcomes new employees in Maine, Alabama, and Missouri

Kelly Goines

Jeff Edwards

Robert Boyorak

Mark Houde

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 from Eastern Maine Community College.

Jeffery Edwards will serve as an Outside Plant Engineer in OTELCO‘s Blountsville, AL office. Edwards brings 19 years of telecommunications experience with BellSouth and AT&T to OTELCO. Edwards is a resident of Arab, AL.

Kelly Goines joins OTELCO as a Wireless Technician in OTELCO‘s Sedalia, MO office. Goines served as a Satellite Technician in the Army and as a Cable Technician for over 10 years. He is a resident of Sedalia.

OTELCO Inc. provides wireline telecommunications services in Alabama, Maine, Massachusetts, Missouri, New Hampshire, Vermont and West Virginia. The Company’s services include local and long distance telephone, digital high-speed data lines, transport services, network access, cable television and other related services. With approximately 99,000 voice and data access lines, which are collectively referred to as access line equivalents, OTELCO is among the top 25 largest local exchange carriers in the United States based on number of access lines. OTELCO operates eleven incumbent telephone companies serving rural markets, or rural local exchange carriers. It also provides competitive retail and wholesale communications services and technology consulting, managed services and private/hybrid cloud hosting services through several subsidiaries. For more information, visit the Company’s website at www.otelco.com.

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