news & awards: 2019

WOW! Bolsters HR Department With Vice President Appointment

Englewood, Colo. – December 26, 2019WOW! Internet, Cable & Phone (NYSE: WOW), a leading broadband and communications service provider, today announced Erin Contreras has been promoted to vice president of Total Rewards. Contreras previously served as senior director of benefits and HR systems where she grew and improved WOW!’s internal human resource process, contributing to WOW!’s recognition as a Best & Brightest Company to Work For® by the National Association for Business Resources.

WOW! Whole-Home and Whole-Business WiFi Now Available to Customers in Dothan, Ala.

Dothan, Ala. – November 26, 2019WOW! Internet, Cable & Phone (NYSE: WOW), in Dothan, Alabama, today announced the availability of the company’s Whole-Home and Whole-Business WiFi solutions. Whole-Home WiFi is WOW!’s mesh network solution providing WOW! customers with a custom, scalable network to stream, work and browse from every corner of their home. Similarly, WOW! announced the availability of Whole-Business WiFi, mesh network solution which provides WOW!

WOW! Whole-Home and Whole-Business WiFi Now Available to NuLink Customers in Newnan, Ga.

Newnan, Ga. – November 26, 2019WOW! Internet, Cable & Phone (NYSE: WOW), operating as NuLink in Newnan, Georgia, today announced the availability of the company’s Whole-Home and Whole-Business WiFi solutions. Whole-Home WiFi is WOW!’s mesh network solution providing NuLink customers with a custom, scalable network to stream, work and browse from every corner of their home. Similarly, WOW! announced the availability of Whole-Business WiFi, mesh network solution which provides WOW!

WOW! Names John Roy as Vice President of Engineering Operations

Englewood, Colo. – November 14, 2019WOW! Internet, Cable & Phone (NYSE: WOW) today announced the appointment of John Roy as vice president of engineering operations. Roy will oversee various operational functions within network operations, ensuring compliance with all company goals, directives, and objectives.

WOW! Names Mark Veyette as Senior Vice President of IT Operations

Englewood, Colo. – November 5, 2019 WOW! Internet, Cable & Phone (NYSE: WOW) today announced the appointment of Mark Veyette as senior vice president of IT operations to oversee IT functions and procedures, including application deployment, server and device management, computer operations and help desk services.

WOW! Internet, Cable and Phone Services Now Available to Nearly 200,000 Ohio Residents with Addition of Parma Market

Cleveland – October 24, 2019WOW! Internet, Cable & Phone (NYSE: WOW), a leading broadband and communications service provider, continues to expand its Cleveland-area footprint with services now available to thousands of potential customers in Parma, a suburb south of Cleveland. Residents and businesses in Parma now have even more Internet provider choices with access to the full suite of WOW!’s services, including WOW!’s fastest 1 Gig Internet speeds.

WOW! Elects Barry S. Volpert to Board of Directors

Englewood, Colo. – October 22, 2019WOW! Internet, Cable & Phone, (NYSE: WOW), a leading broadband and communications service provider, today announced the election of Barry S. Volpert to the WOW! Internet, Cable & Phone Board of Directors.  

WOW! Internet, Cable & Phone Enhances Broadband Analytics with New OpenVault Tools

New Orleans – October 1, 2019OpenVault, a global provider of industry analytics and technology solutions for broadband operators, today announced an extension and enhancement of its longstanding relationship with WOW! Internet, Cable & Phone, a leading broadband and communications service provider.

Rocket City Trash Pandas Announce Exclusive Telecommunications Partnership with WOW! Internet, Cable & Phone

MADISON – September 19, 2019The Rocket City Trash Pandas and WOW! Internet, Cable & Phone a leading broadband and communications service provider, have announced a long-term services and marketing partnership providing the stadium with WOW!’s high-speed voice, data and Internet services and supporting the Trash Pandas as a corporate sponsor.

WOW! Announces Changes to its Technology Leadership Team to Support Company Growth

Denver, Colo. – September 16, 2019 WOW! Internet, Cable & Phone (NYSE: WOW), a leading broadband and communications service provider, today announced two organizational changes within its technology team. Bill Case, senior vice president, has been promoted to chief information officer. He will report directly to Teresa Elder, CEO of WOW! and focus on transforming the company’s approach to technology, IT and the project management office (PMO).

Viamedia and WOW! Internet, Cable & Phone Sign Multi-Year Deal to Renew Advertising Sales

New York – September 3, 2019Viamedia, the leading cross-media local advertising company, announced today a multi-year agreement with WOW! Internet, Cable & Phone, a leading broadband and communications service provider, to continue selling advertising on the multichannel video programming distributor’s (MVPD) behalf in 10 markets nationwide

WOW! Honored with Cablefax Top Ops Independent Customer Service Award

Denver, Colo. – July 30, 2019WOW! Internet, Cable & Phone (NYSE: WOW), a leading broadband and communications service provider, has been awarded the Cablefax Top Ops Independent Customer Service Award for outstanding achievement in customer service.

WOW! Lights Up TVs and Faces at Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Ohio

Columbus, Ohio – July 10, 2019 WOW! Internet, Cable & Phone (NYSE: WOW), a leading broadband and communications service provider, today announced the company has donated its high-definition television services to Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Ohio.

WOW! Named One of Atlanta’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® by the National Association for Business Resources

Newnan, Ga. – June 26, 2019WOW! Internet, Cable & Phone (NYSE: WOW), a leading broadband and communications service provider, has been named as one of Atlanta’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® by the National Association for Business Resources. WOW! won this award in the Atlanta market in 2017 and 2018 and has been recognized nationally as a Best and Brightest winner five times, most recently in 2018.

WOW! Prepares to Support Southern Markets Ahead of 2019 Hurricane Season

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. – June 4, 2019WOW! Internet, Cable & Phone (NYSE: WOW), a leading broadband and communications service provider, is preparing for the 2019 hurricane season by hardening its network, testing resiliency and updating crisis and business continuity plans. The company continues to work to ensure its emergency response teams are prepared to quickly address service interruptions that may result from storms.

WOW! Recognizes Augusta Teachers for Their Dedication to Students and Local Community

Augusta, GA. – May 28, 2019WOW! Internet, Cable & Phone (NYSE: WOW), a leading broadband and communications service provider, and the Augusta GreenJackets, South Atlantic League affiliate of the San Francisco Giants, today announced their continued commitment to Augusta teachers for the impact they are making on local students and the community as a whole.

Breland Companies Selects WOW! as Preferred Internet Provider for Clift Farm Mixed-use Development

Huntsville, Ala. – May 6, 2019WOW! Internet, Cable & Phone (NYSE: WOW), a leading broadband and communications service provider, today announced it has been selected as the preferred Internet, cable, and phone provider for a new urban community coming to the greater Huntsville area – Clift Farm. WOW!

Columbus C.E.O. Magazine Names WOW! Internet, Cable and Phone as Top Workplace for Second Year in a Row

Columbus, Ohio – May 3, 2019WOW! Internet, Cable & Phone (NYSE: WOW) is pleased to announce the company has been named a 2019 Top Workplace by Columbus C.E.O. Magazine for the second year in a row. A third party survey of WOW! employees fueled the company’s jump in ranking to 14th, up from 29th in 2018.

WOW! Continues to Expand Leadership Team with Four New Executives

Englewood, Colo. – April 30, 2019WOW! Internet, Cable & Phone (NYSE: WOW) today announced the appointment of Ann Stumpf as vice president of finance, John Carlucci as vice president of video engineering, Eric Harris as vice president of commercial sales, and Dan Hillen as vice president of residential sales.

WOW! Strengthens Leadership Team

Englewood, Colo. – March 19, 2019 WOW! Internet, Cable & Phone (NYSE: WOW) today announced the appointment of Allyson Crawford as vice president of learning and development, Steve Robinson as vice president of finance, and Tracy Kirkeide as vice president of accounting operations and reporting.

WOW! Named National Best And Brightest Company By The National Association For Business Resources

Denver, Colo. – February 12, 2019WOW! Internet, Cable & Phone (NYSE: WOW), a leading broadband and communications service provider, has been named a 2018 Best and Brightest Company to Work For in the Nation by the National Association for Business Resources.  

WOW! Brings High-Speed Internet to Lyndhurst and Mayfield Heights

Cleveland – February 7, 2019WOW! Internet, Cable & Phone (NYSE: WOW), a leading broadband and communications service provider, today announced the availability of Internet, cable and phone services, including WOW!’s fastest 1 Gig fiber-to-the-neighborhood service to residents and businesses in Lyndhurst and Mayfield Heights, Ohio – communities surrounding Cleveland.

WOW! Employee Volunteers Gave Generously in 2018

Englewood, Colo. – January 24, 2019WOW! Internet, Cable & Phone (NYSE: WOW), a leading broadband and communications service provider, today announced its employees volunteered more than 4,000 hours in their communities in 2018, a 30% increase over hours volunteered the previous year. In total, WOW! donated more than $250,000 to organizations and communities last year.

WOW! Completes Rebuild of its Panama City Network

Panama City, FL. – January 4, 2019WOW! Internet, Cable & Phone (NYSE: WOW), a leading broadband and communications service provider, today announced the rebuild of its network in Panama City is complete, and service has been restored for nearly all its customers.