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 »

OTT Communications Welcomes Ryan Cook, James Thompson

James Thompson, Commecial Customer Care

(New Gloucester, ME) –  Maine-based OTT Communications, 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 OTT’s Portland office, brings eight years of technical support and dispatch experience to the company.   James Thompson joins OTT as a Commercial Customer Care Representative and has more than 18 years of sales and customer service experience. “OTT Communications… Read more »

Joe Bourgault Joins Sales Team at OTT Communications

Joe Bourgault

Joe Bourgault has joined OTT Communications 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… Read more »

Trevor Jones to Lead Product Development and Marketing for OTT Communciations

Trevor Jones

New Gloucester, Maine – Trevor Jones has joined OTT Communications, a division of Otelco Inc., to lead the company’s marketing and product development efforts. Trevor brings 18 years of experience in the telecom industry to OTT Communications.  He was the Vice President of Marketing for Zone Telecom, and most recently served as Vice President of Business Development at GWI, where in addition to product development, he was responsible for the company’s marketing, public relations, and government relations… Read more »

Robert J. Souza Appointed CEO of Otelco

Robert J. Souza

OTELCO Inc. (NASDAQ: OTEL), a wireline telecommunications services provider in Alabama, Maine, Massachusetts, Missouri, New Hampshire, Vermont and West Virginia, a provider of cloud hosting and managed services, and the parent company of OTT Communications, announced the appointment of Robert J. Souza, President of Otelco, to the additional position of Chief Executive Officer following the retirement announcement of current CEO Michael D. Weaver. Souza and his wife Tammy live in Durham and have three grown… Read more »