OTELCO Marks Passing of a Sales Leader, Names Interim Sales Director

Wednesday, April 27, 2016 NEW GLOUCESTER, MAINE – It is with extreme sadness that OTELCO announces the loss of Bob Froberg who passed unexpectedly on April 14th.  Bob was the Director of Sales, the inspiration, and most importantly, a mentor to his entire sales staff at OTELCO.  “With 39 years in the telecom industry, Bob was a tremendous asset to the company, his team, and to clients he served”, commented OTELCO President and CEO Rob… Read more »

OTELCO First to Make 10 GIG Broadband Service Available in Northern and Eastern Maine

Three Ring Binder Northern Ring

Two iconic Maine companies, Woodland Pulp LLC and Jasper Wyman & Son and new enterprise, St. Croix Tissue Inc. sign-up for secure, redundant, high-speed connection and cutting edge services (New Gloucester, ME) – Maine-based OTELCO, a division of Otelco Inc., announced today that it is the first company to bring 10 gigabits per second of Internet connectivity to the full northern ring of Maine Fiber Company’s Three Ring Binder network. It has already signed two… Read more »

Lakes Region Towns Collaborate to Boost Internet Speed

by Tess Wrobleski, Lakes Region Weekly Inspired by an interest in expanding broadband, or high-speed Internet, Windham, Gray, Raymond and Standish municipal leaders collaborated recently on an assessment of Internet service in the region. To no one’s surprise, Windham’s is slow. In a 35-page report published earlier this month, Tilson Technology, an information technology company in Portland, outlined the region’s infrastructure for Internet service, the community’s needs and desires for online access, and offered suggestions… Read more »

OTELCO Welcomes Ryan Cook, James Thompson

James Thompson, Commecial Customer Care

(New Gloucester, ME) –  Maine-based OTELCO, a division of Otelco Inc., is pleased to welcome Ryan Cook of Saco and James Thompson of Corinth to its growing team. Ryan Cook, a Field Technician in OTELCO’s Portland office, brings eight years of technical support and dispatch experience to the company.   James Thompson joins OTELCO as a Commercial Customer Care Representative and has more than 18 years of sales and customer service experience. “OTELCO has been… Read more »

Joe Bourgault Joins Sales Team at OTELCO

Joe Bourgault

Joe Bourgault has joined OTELCO as a Strategic Account Manager for New England.  Joe brings 21 years of sales experience including 13 in the telecom industry.  His initial experience in telecommunications was with VoIP phone systems and networking hardware.  Most recently, he concentrated his efforts on Ethernet WAN, Legacy, and IP Voice products for the Banking and Energy industries in Northern New England. Having felt that he had achieved his professional goals with his previous… Read more »