OTELCO invests in fiber optic technology to serve portions of Orwell and Cornwall

OTELCO has completed 2 network upgrade projects in its Shoreham service area. In the Singing Cedars area of Orwell, the company upgraded the connection to its remote with fiber optic cable. The ‘remote’ is the junction point that distributes the Internet signal to the individual homes in the vicinity. This upgrade ensures that the signal is the fastest possible when distributed to the homes served by that remote. Subscribers served by what OTELCO calls the… Read more »

OTELCO welcomes Director of Network Operations in New Gloucester; announces Summer Interns

OTELCO is pleased to announce that Eric Proulx has been hired as the Director of Network Operations in its New Gloucester office. Proulx has 24 years of experience in the communication industry working for Bell Atlantic, Verizon, FairPoint, and Consolidated Communications. He has a Bachelors of Science in Electrical Engineering from the University of Maine and is a resident of Windham. Additionally, OTELCO has welcomed two Summer Interns in its New Gloucester office. Heather Clark and Aaron Jones will work through mid-August to document and diagram… Read more »

OTELCO Welcomes New Hires in Maine

OTELCO is pleased to announce the addition of a new Marketing and Sales Project Manager/Analyst as well as a Technical Support Technician in its Maine market. Brian Lemp joins OTELCO as a Marketing and Sales Project Manager/Analyst in the company’s New Gloucester office. Lemp was the sole analyst for the team that was responsible for financial data, customer data, and trends in the overhauling of Northwell Health’s menus to offer better quality food with cost… Read more »

OTELCO announces new hires in Maine, Alabama and West Virginia

OTELCO has hired three new employees in its Maine, Alabama and West Virginia markets. Lukas Mills joins OTELCO as an ISP Engineering Manager in the company’s Portland, ME office. Mills comes to OTELCO with 19 years of experience at Spectrum (Charter) Cable. He is a resident of Gorham, ME. Tina Stone joins OTELCO’s Arab, AL office as a Sales Account Executive with 29 years of sales and customer service experience in the Wireless/Telecom industry. She is a… Read more »

OTELCO welcomes new Technical Support Technicians in Bangor office

OTELCO is pleased to welcome Travis Dowd and Royce Sweet as Technical Support Technicians in its Bangor, Maine office. Travis Dowd graduated from Porter & Chester Institute with a tech degree in Computer Network Technology. He is a resident of Orono. Royce Sweet has an associate degree in Business Administration and has eight years of customer service experience. Sweet lives in Milford. In this role, Dowd and Sweet will be responsible for providing troubleshooting and… Read more »