OTT Communications Hires Paul Yearwood, MBA as Financial Analyst

Last updated on December 1st, 2017 at 10:10 am

Yearwood joins the growing OTT team as a Financial Analyst and will be based in the New Gloucester, Maine office.

November 6, 2017 (New Gloucester, ME) – OTT Communications, a division of Otelco Inc., is pleased to announce the hiring of Paul Yearwood as Financial Analyst. Paul will be based out of OTT’s New Gloucester, Maine office.

Yearwood joins OTT after previous roles in accounting/finance with Mallory Safety and Supply and New Outlook Financial, both based in Portland, Oregon. A graduate of Marylhurst University and Champlain College, Yearwood holds an MBA in Finance and a BA in Business Administration.

“I’m very excited to return to Maine and join the OTT Communications team. There is an outstanding depth of knowledge at OTT and I’m excited by the energy of the company and the industry as a whole,” Yearwood said.

“OTT Communications has been serving rural Maine communities with exceptional telecommunications and internet services along with great customer service for more than a century,” said Otelco CEO Robert Souza. “We are pleased to welcome Paul to our growing OTT team.”

Yearwood currently lives in Bath, Maine and is a native of Skowhegan.

About Otelco

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.OtelcoInc.com.

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