news & awards: 2016

Midco To Acquire WOW! System In Lawrence, KS

Sioux Falls, SD, and Denver, CO – October 21, 2016Midco has signed an agreement to acquire the WOW! internet, cable and phone system in Lawrence, KS. The deal signals Midco’s entry into Kansas, where the company will serve more than 30,000 customers in Douglas, Leavenworth and Wyandotte counties.

WOW! 1 Gig Internet Now Available In Auburn And Huntsville

Denver, Colo. – October 11, 20161 Gig Availability Connects Thousands of Residential Customers in Alabama with the Fastest Internet Speeds WOW! Internet, Cable & Phone, one of the nation’s leading broadband providers, today announced the availability of broadband speeds up to 1 gigabit per second (Gbps) in two local Alabama markets: Auburn and Huntsville. WOW! will now provide thousands of Alabama residents the fastest Internet speeds in the market.

WOW! 1 Gig Internet Now Available In Evansville

Denver, Colo. – October 11, 20161 Gig Availability Connects Thousands of Residential Customers in Indiana with the Fastest Internet Speeds WOW! Internet, Cable & Phone, one of the nation’s leading broadband providers, today announced the availability of broadband speeds up to 1 gigabit per second (Gbps) in Evansville, Indiana. WOW! will now provide thousands of Indiana residents the fastest Internet speeds in the market.

WOW! 1 Gig Internet Now Available In Knoxville

Denver, Colo. – October 11, 20161 Gig Availability Connects Thousands of Residential Customers in Tennessee with the Fastest Internet Speeds WOW! Internet, Cable & Phone, one of the nation’s leading broadband providers, today announced the availability of broadband speeds up to 1 gigabit per second (Gbps) in Knoxville, Tennessee. WOW! will now provide thousands of Knoxville residents the fastest Internet speeds in the market.

WOW! Closes Acquisition Of NuLink To Provide High-Speed Internet, Cable TV And Phone Service To Metro Atlanta

Denver, Colo. – September 12, 2016Acquisition brings 34,000 customers to WOW!’s existing network of three million residential, business and wholesale consumers WOW! Internet, Cable and Phone (WOW!), one of the nation’s leading broadband providers, today announced it has finalized its acquisition of NuLink systems in Newnan, Georgia. The acquisition will extend WOW!’s unmatched customer support and high-speed Internet, cable TV and phone service to more than 34,000 additional homes and businesses.

WOW! Announces Changes To Executive Team

Denver, Colo. – September 7, 2016Cash Hagen named Chief Operating Officer, Scott Russell named Chief Marketing & Sales Officer WOW! Internet, Cable and Phone (WOW!) today announced promotions across its executive leadership team, naming Cash Hagen Chief Operating Officer and Scott Russell Chief Marketing & Sales Officer. Former COO Cathy Kuo, who held the position since April 2014, will assume the role of Executive Vice President of Strategy & Engagement. All three executives will report to WOW! CEO Steven Cochran.

WOW! Announces 1 Gig Availability In Five National Markets

Denver, Colo. – August 9, 2016Gig Rollout Brings Even Faster WOW! Internet and More Benefits to Thousands of Residential and Small Business Customers WOW! Internet, Cable & Phone, one of the nation’s leading broadband providers, today announced plans to launch broadband speeds up to 1 gigabit per second (Gbps) in five U.S. markets by the end of 2016. The rollout will provide gigabit speeds to thousands of residential and business customers in Huntsville and Auburn, AL; Evansville, IN; Knoxville, TN; and Grosse Pointe Shores, MI.

WOW! To Acquire NuLink, A Leading Provider In Metro Atlanta Of High Speed Internet, Cable TV And Phone Services

DENVER, CO – August 2, 2016WOW!’s acquisition of NuLink continues WOW!’s commitment to growth and investing in faster Internet NuLink adds 34,000 homes passed to WOW!’s existing network which passes over 3 million residential, business and wholesale consumers

WOW! HEATS UP COMPETITION IN FLORIDA AMID CHARTER-BRIGHT HOUSE CABLE MERGER AND FRONTIER-VERIZON TRANSACTION

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. – June 8, 2016Cable Operator Invests $20 Million to Expand Broadband Footprint and Deliver New Residential and Commercial Services in Pinellas County and Tampa