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FierceTelecom
Windstream says consolidating network interconnection agreements will lower third-party access costsWindstream, like other service providers sees how IP technology can lower its c
Windstream says consolidating network interconnection agreements will lower third-party access costs
FierceTelecom / Posted 7 hours ago
Windstream, like other service providers sees how IP technology can lower its cost structure, but the telco is also seeing opportunities to cut costs by realigning its interconnection agreements with other carriers. Tony Tomae, CEO of Windstream,... Read more
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FierceTelecom
FCC sets up complementary $2B CAF II auction aimed at rural broadband expansionas its CAF I and CAF II programs. In 2015, a number of large wireline operator
FCC sets up complementary $2B CAF II auction aimed at rural broadband expansion
FierceTelecom / Posted yesterday
as its CAF I and CAF II programs. In 2015, a number of large wireline operators including AT&T, CenturyLink, Frontier and Windstream accepted $9 billion over six years from Phase II of the Connect America Fund to expand broadband in their rural... Read more
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FierceTelecom
Windstream plans to cut broadband subscriber losses in half in 2016Windstream has had a rough time with broadband, losing 35,000 subscribers in th
Windstream plans to cut broadband subscriber losses in half in 2016
FierceTelecom / Posted yesterday
Windstream has had a rough time with broadband, losing 35,000 subscribers in the past year, but the service provider says that by enhancing its last mile network it can reduce those losses and get back on a growth path. Tony Thomas, CEO of... Read more
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FierceTelecom
Windstream's Thomas: G.fast will deepen our MDU broadband presenceWindstream's CEO sees tremendous potential for the next version of the G.fast s
Windstream's Thomas: G.fast will deepen our MDU broadband presence
FierceTelecom / Posted yesterday
Windstream's CEO sees tremendous potential for the next version of the G.fast standard to penetrate more multi-dwelling units (MDUs) in its wireline territory. Tony Thomas, CEO of Windstream, told investors during the 44th Annual J.P. Morgan Global... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Cyber unit still in plans at air basethe recruiting pool generated by both schools and companies like Acxiom Corp.,
Cyber unit still in plans at air base
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
the recruiting pool generated by both schools and companies like Acxiom Corp., Fidelity National Information Systems and Windstream. Last year, Lt. Gen. Edward C. Cardon, commander of the U.S. Army Cyber Command, said the Guard benefits from the... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Pulaski County's Most Expensive Home Sales of 2015Little Rock Tony Thomas is the president and chief executive officer of the pu
Pulaski County's Most Expensive Home Sales of 2015
Arkansas Business / Posted 3 days ago
Little Rock Tony Thomas is the president and chief executive officer of the publicly traded telecommunications company Windstream Holdings Inc. of Little Rock. He was appointed to the position in December 2014. He had served as Windstream’s... Read more
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FierceTelecom
Windstream expands Richmond, Va. area fiber network, enhances on-net building, metro footprintWindstream has expanded its metro fiber network in the Richmond, Virginia area,
Windstream expands Richmond, Va. area fiber network, enhances on-net building, metro footprint
FierceTelecom / Posted 3 days ago
Windstream has expanded its metro fiber network in the Richmond, Virginia area, furthering its strategy to extend services directly into more local data centers and commercial business buildings. Specifically, the service provider will enhance its... Read more
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Island Packet
Plainview pay phone's days could be numberedalmost 2,600 pay phones in 2010 was down to 1,172 last year, based on PSC recor
Plainview pay phone's days could be numbered
Island Packet / Posted 4 days ago
almost 2,600 pay phones in 2010 was down to 1,172 last year, based on PSC records. Lincoln has just 292 pay phones. And Windstream, which is the local landline company, has just 1,945 pay phones in communities across the country, down from 7,837... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Born Out of Acxiom, Ensono Aims to Expand in Mainframe Marketmore than 14,000 databases. The average tenure of its employees is 14 years. E
Born Out of Acxiom, Ensono Aims to Expand in Mainframe Market
Arkansas Business / Posted 6 days ago
more than 14,000 databases. The average tenure of its employees is 14 years. Ensono's clients, along with Acxiom, include Windstream Holdings Inc. of Little Rock; Sonoco Products co. of Hartsville, South Carolina; the Mayo Clinic of Rochester,... Read more
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The Post-Journal
The Numbers Are Inand Slagle were elected to the board for three-year terms that will expire June
The Numbers Are In
The Post-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
and Slagle were elected to the board for three-year terms that will expire June 30, 2019. A resolution regarding a Windstream Communications easement at Lincoln Elementary School was approved. The 20-foot by 20-foot easement would be used... Read more
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FierceTelecom
Windstream hires tw telecom veteran Lackey as SVP of carrier operations, furthers carrier, data center focusWindstream has named former tw telecom and Level 3 Communications executive Bet
Windstream hires tw telecom veteran Lackey as SVP of carrier operations, furthers carrier, data center focus
FierceTelecom / Posted 7 days ago
Windstream has named former tw telecom and Level 3 Communications executive Beth Lackey as senior vice president of carrier operations, shoring up more of its leadership for a division that's increasing the scope of its customer targets. Reporting... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Poland Town Board Reviews CHRIC Projectspresent a problem for motorists driving by as well. Larry Mee, highway superint
Poland Town Board Reviews CHRIC Projects
The Post-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
present a problem for motorists driving by as well. Larry Mee, highway superintendent, said the pole across the street is a Windstream pole, not a National Grid pole, so they could not use it for a streetlight. Also, that area of Route 394 is... Read more
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FierceTelecom
AT&T, CenturyLink, Verizon lose more broadband subscribers in Q1, LRG says22,000 broadband subscribers after implementing a new credit policy on users wh
AT&T, CenturyLink, Verizon lose more broadband subscribers in Q1, LRG says
FierceTelecom / Posted 9 days ago
22,000 broadband subscribers after implementing a new credit policy on users who don't pay their broadband bills. While Windstream was down again, the telco maintains that by offering higher speed choices over VDSL2 and GPON-based 1 Gbps... Read more
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FierceTelecom
8X8, Vonage take hold of UCaaS market, says research firmfourth place. Meanwhile, privately held UCaaS service provider Nextiva made its
8X8, Vonage take hold of UCaaS market, says research firm
FierceTelecom / Posted 10 days ago
fourth place. Meanwhile, privately held UCaaS service provider Nextiva made its first showing on the Scorecard, making the top 10 thanks to its installed base of seats. Outside the top 10 were Comcast, ShoreTel, Cox, CoreDial and Windstream. Re... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
911 service restored to Bullitt Co. landlinesrestored to Bullitt Co. landlinesUPDATE: (Source: Tom Page on flickr.com) A
911 service restored to Bullitt Co. landlines
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 13 days ago
restored to Bullitt Co. landlinesUPDATE: (Source: Tom Page on flickr.com) A Windstream spokesman said the service was restored around 3;45 p.m. A Windstream spokesman said the service was restored... Read more
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FierceTelecom
Verizon's XO purchase will stifle EoC choices, say Windstream and TransbeamVerizon's (NYSE: VZ) proposed $1.8 billion acquisition of XO Communications' fi
Verizon's XO purchase will stifle EoC choices, say Windstream and Transbeam
FierceTelecom / Posted 13 days ago
Verizon's (NYSE: VZ) proposed $1.8 billion acquisition of XO Communications' fiber assets has come under fire from Windstream and Transbeam, which say it could cut off a major alternative source for Ethernet over Copper (EoC) access. While Transbeam... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Some Vanderburgh Co. voters with disabilities had problems during primaryat this time; tap to view numbers to call for emergencies (Source: Tom Page on
Some Vanderburgh Co. voters with disabilities had problems during primary
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 13 days ago
at this time; tap to view numbers to call for emergencies (Source: Tom Page on flickr.com) Due to a telephone issue with Windstream, landlines are unable to dial 911 in Bullitt County at this time, Bullitt County Dispatch reports. Due to a... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Bullitt Co. landlines cannot dial 911 at this time; tap to view numbers to call for emergenciesat this time; tap to view numbers to call for emergencies (Source: Tom Page on
Bullitt Co. landlines cannot dial 911 at this time; tap to view numbers to call for emergencies
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 13 days ago
at this time; tap to view numbers to call for emergencies (Source: Tom Page on flickr.com) Due to a telephone issue with Windstream, landlines are unable to dial 911 in Bullitt County at this time, Bullitt County Dispatch reports. Due to a... Read more
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Zero Hedge
May 13in the Great Lakes has become all the more awkward by the lobbyist-lubricated r
May 13
Zero Hedge / Posted 13 days ago
in the Great Lakes has become all the more awkward by the lobbyist-lubricated relationship the province developed with Windstream Energy, the company that wanted to build one of the biggest wind farms. (http://bit.ly/1TSvQdc) ** Toronto's... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
News in briefWindstream spinoff notes $7.7M income Communications Sales & Leasing Inc. on T
News in brief
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
Windstream spinoff notes $7.7M income Communications Sales & Leasing Inc. on Thursday reported a first-quarter net income of $7.7 million. The Little Rock company said earnings per share were 5 cents for the period ending March 31. Analysts... Read more
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FOX News
Environmentally-friendly Canadian gov't could face $475M payout for blocking US wind energy companyany day now on whether Ontario's open-ended "temporary ban" violated the North
Environmentally-friendly Canadian gov't could face $475M payout for blocking US wind energy company
FOX News / Posted 14 days ago
any day now on whether Ontario's open-ended "temporary ban" violated the North American Free Trade Agreement, as alleged by Windstream Energy. In creating the moratorium, Ontario said it needed more time to study the environmental impact of the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Internet contract OK'd by panelprovider. Jonesboro-based Ritter Communications was selected over Unite Privat
Internet contract OK'd by panel
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
provider. Jonesboro-based Ritter Communications was selected over Unite Private Networks, AT&T, Level 3 Communications and Windstream Communications. Tech Park Executive Director Brent Birch was authorized to enter into a three-year contract with... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Federal funds available to expand broadbandof $17.3 million annually for six years, according to the FCC. Fairpoint Commun
Federal funds available to expand broadband
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
of $17.3 million annually for six years, according to the FCC. Fairpoint Communications accepted $2.5 million annually and Windstream Communications accepted $1.5 million annually. Verizon chose not to participate in the program in New York and... Read more
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The Jackson Herald
Windstream woes: Collins meets with CEOCongressman Doug Collins met with Windstream CEO Tony Thomas May 9 at Collins’
Windstream woes: Collins meets with CEO
The Jackson Herald / Posted 15 days ago
Congressman Doug Collins met with Windstream CEO Tony Thomas May 9 at Collins’ Gainesville office. At the meeting, the Congressman and Mr. Thomas discussed the ongoing issues with Windstream service in Northeast Georgia. Read comments from Collins... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Tax rate remains steady in budget proposalpay increases also account for a $728,258 increase. Capital improvement plans
Tax rate remains steady in budget proposal
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 15 days ago
pay increases also account for a $728,258 increase. Capital improvement plans include $2.4 million toward the former Windstream building that the county now owns, which will become the home of the Davidson County Clerk of Court, and $1... Read more
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FierceTelecom
Windstream defends its $80M commitment to broadband in Georgia, says rural markets are challengingWindstream CEO Tony Thomas is defending the telco's network and service positio
Windstream defends its $80M commitment to broadband in Georgia, says rural markets are challenging
FierceTelecom / Posted 16 days ago
Windstream CEO Tony Thomas is defending the telco's network and service position in Georgia, telling a U.S. congressman that it has continued to make necessary upgrades to support next-gen broadband services for businesses and consumers in the... Read more
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FierceTelecom
Windstream takes independent tack in 2016 with last-mile fiber buildsWindstream continues to expand its last-mile network fiber build, a move that w
Windstream takes independent tack in 2016 with last-mile fiber builds
FierceTelecom / Posted 20 days ago
Windstream continues to expand its last-mile network fiber build, a move that will lessen its reliance on third-party providers and provide higher speed services for its business customer base. Operating as a CLEC and an ILEC, Windstream is an... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Little Rock's Windstream posts $232M loss in 1st quarter; stock falls 2.8%Windstream Holdings Inc. shares dropped 2.8 percent Thursday after the company
Little Rock's Windstream posts $232M loss in 1st quarter; stock falls 2.8%
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
Windstream Holdings Inc. shares dropped 2.8 percent Thursday after the company reported a $232 million loss for its 2016 first quarter. Windstream said the loss was partly because of the decrease in value of its stake in Communications Sales &... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
LR's Windstream posts $232M loss in 1st quarter; stock falls 2.8%Windstream Holdings Inc. shares dropped 2.8 percent Thursday after the company
LR's Windstream posts $232M loss in 1st quarter; stock falls 2.8%
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
Windstream Holdings Inc. shares dropped 2.8 percent Thursday after the company reported a $232 million loss for its 2016 first quarter. Windstream said the loss was partly because of the decrease in value of its stake in Communications Sales &... Read more
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FOX Business
Why Windstream Holdings, Inc. Shares Soared 13% in AprilWindstream: Connecting businesses. What: Shares of Windstream Holdings rose 13
Why Windstream Holdings, Inc. Shares Soared 13% in April
FOX Business / Posted 21 days ago
Windstream: Connecting businesses. What: Shares of Windstream Holdings rose 13% in April 2016, according to data from S&P Global Market Intelligence. There was no magic moment in this market-beating month that unlocked all this extra value, just... Read more
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FOX Business
Why Windstream Holdings, Inc. Shares Soared 13% in AprilWindstream: Connecting businesses. Continue Reading Below What: Shares of Win
Why Windstream Holdings, Inc. Shares Soared 13% in April
FOX Business / Posted 21 days ago
Windstream: Connecting businesses. Continue Reading Below What: Shares of Windstream Holdings rose 13% in April 2016, according to data from S&P Global Market Intelligence. There was no magic moment in this market-beating month that unlocked all... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Windstream Reports $232M 1Q Loss on Impairment ChargeWindstream Holdings Inc. of Little Rock on Thursday reported a first-quarter lo
Windstream Reports $232M 1Q Loss on Impairment Charge
Arkansas Business / Posted 21 days ago
Windstream Holdings Inc. of Little Rock on Thursday reported a first-quarter loss of $232 million, or $2.52 per share, down from a net income of $5 million, or 5 cents per share, in the same quarter last year. That's also a decrease from the $140.5... Read more
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FierceTelecom
Windstream's Thomas: Higher speed broadband drives up Kinetic IPTV attachment ratesWindstream may be early on in its Kinetic IPTV rollout with service available i
Windstream's Thomas: Higher speed broadband drives up Kinetic IPTV attachment rates
FierceTelecom / Posted 21 days ago
Windstream may be early on in its Kinetic IPTV rollout with service available in a handful of markets, but the service provider is finding that were it offers the service with higher speed broadband take rates are rising. Today, Windstream launched... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Windstream reports first-quarter loss of $232 millionrelease said the results include a "non-cash impairment charge of $182 million
Windstream reports first-quarter loss of $232 million
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
release said the results include a "non-cash impairment charge of $182 million related to a decrease in the market value of Windstream’s investment holdings of CS&L." Windstream will host a conference call on the results at 7:30 a.m. It can be... Read more
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FOX Business
Why Windstream Holdings, Twitter, and Papa John's International Jumped TodayYet even though the broader market fell, some stocks bucked the downtrend. Amon
Why Windstream Holdings, Twitter, and Papa John's International Jumped Today
FOX Business / Posted 22 days ago
Yet even though the broader market fell, some stocks bucked the downtrend. Among the best performers of the day were Windstream Holdings , Twitter , and Papa John's International . Windstream Holdings finished the day up 7% as investors... Read more
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FOX Business
Why Windstream Holdings, Twitter, and Papa John's International Jumped TodayYet even though the broader market fell, some stocks bucked the downtrend. Amon
Why Windstream Holdings, Twitter, and Papa John's International Jumped Today
FOX Business / Posted 22 days ago
Yet even though the broader market fell, some stocks bucked the downtrend. Among the best performers of the day were Windstream Holdings , Twitter , and Papa John's International . Windstream Holdings finished the day up 7% as investors... Read more
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Barrow Journal
Collins to meet with WindstreamAlthough the details haven’t been set, Congressman Doug Collins has a meeting w
Collins to meet with Windstream
Barrow Journal / Posted 22 days ago
Although the details haven’t been set, Congressman Doug Collins has a meeting with Windstream CEO Tony Thomas slated for Monday, May 9. Rep. Collins, whose district covers Northeast Georgia, has previously sent letters to Windstream complaining... Read more
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The Jackson Herald
Collins to meet with Windstream CEO May 9Although the details haven’t been set, Congressman Doug Collins has a meeting w
Collins to meet with Windstream CEO May 9
The Jackson Herald / Posted 22 days ago
Although the details haven’t been set, Congressman Doug Collins has a meeting with Windstream CEO Tony Thomas slated for May 9. Rep. Collins, whose district covers Northeast Georgia, has previously sent letters to Windstream complaining about the... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Windstream phone outage in Armstrong County impacting calls to 911A phone outage in Armstrong County is impacting the calls of Windstream custome
Windstream phone outage in Armstrong County impacting calls to 911
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 23 days ago
A phone outage in Armstrong County is impacting the calls of Windstream customers to 911, according to a Facebook post on the Armstrong County 911 Facebook page. The full post is below: “There is currently a Windstream phone outage affecting the... Read more
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Arkansas Business
CS&L Completes $409M Deal for PEG BandwidthStock, Arkansas Business reported in January. CS&L is a publically traded real
CS&L Completes $409M Deal for PEG Bandwidth
Arkansas Business / Posted 23 days ago
Stock, Arkansas Business reported in January. CS&L is a publically traded real estate investment trust that split from Windstream Holdings Inc. of Little Rock last year. In a January news release, CS&L called PEG "a leading provider of... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Proposal would boost local perks to land jobsthat time period, a review of news reports shows. Six of those companies -- He
Proposal would boost local perks to land jobs
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
that time period, a review of news reports shows. Six of those companies -- Hewlett-Packard, Domtar, Superior Industries, Windstream, Saint-Gobain and ConAgra -- collectively shed at least 1,400 positions over the same period. University... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
News in briefWal-Mart Stores Inc. fell 2.9 percent. Murphy USA Inc. shares fell 2 percent.
News in brief
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. fell 2.9 percent. Murphy USA Inc. shares fell 2 percent. Murphy Oil shares rose almost 1 percent. Windstream Holdings Inc. shares fell 1.1 percent. The index was developed by Bloomberg News and the Democrat-Gazette with a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Sprint will hire up to 100 at new regional hub in LRParagould. The Texas-based broadband company plans to employ more than 28 at th
Sprint will hire up to 100 at new regional hub in LR
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
Paragould. The Texas-based broadband company plans to employ more than 28 at the new office. The company's clients include Windstream, which is based in Little Rock. "It shows the strength we have and place we have in [the telecom] industry,"... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
News in brief28 employees and open an office in Paragould, the firm said Thursday. GW Commu
News in brief
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 27 days ago
28 employees and open an office in Paragould, the firm said Thursday. GW Communications' clients include companies such as Windstream, AT&T and Verizon. The jobs to be created in Paragould include computer-assisted drafting and computer operator... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Texas-Based Company Announces Plans For Office In Paragouldjobs include computer-aided design and computer operation positions. GW Commun
Texas-Based Company Announces Plans For Office In Paragould
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 28 days ago
jobs include computer-aided design and computer operation positions. GW Communications’ clients include AT&T, Verizon and Windstream. The company currently has offices in Kansas City, Kansas; Houston, Lubbock and Austin, Texas; San Jacinto,... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Texas-based company announces plans for office in Paragouldjobs include computer-aided design and computer operation positions. GW Commun
Texas-based company announces plans for office in Paragould
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 28 days ago
jobs include computer-aided design and computer operation positions. GW Communications' clients include AT&T, Verizon and Windstream. The company currently has offices in Kansas City, Kansas; Houston, Lubbock and Austin, Texas; San Jacinto,... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Texas-based company announces plans for office in Paragouldjobs include computer-aided design and computer operation positions. GW Commun
Texas-based company announces plans for office in Paragould
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 28 days ago
jobs include computer-aided design and computer operation positions. GW Communications' clients include AT&T, Verizon and Windstream. The company currently has offices in Kansas City, Kansas; Houston, Lubbock and Austin, Texas; San Jacinto,... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Texas-based company announces plans for office in Paragouldjobs include computer-aided design and computer operation positions. GW Commun
Texas-based company announces plans for office in Paragould
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 28 days ago
jobs include computer-aided design and computer operation positions. GW Communications' clients include AT&T, Verizon and Windstream. The company currently has offices in Kansas City, Kansas; Houston, Lubbock and Austin, Texas; San Jacinto,... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Texas-based company announces plans for office in Paragouldjobs include computer-aided design and computer operation positions. GW Commun
Texas-based company announces plans for office in Paragould
KXXV Waco / Posted 28 days ago
jobs include computer-aided design and computer operation positions. GW Communications' clients include AT&T, Verizon and Windstream. The company currently has offices in Kansas City, Kansas; Houston, Lubbock and Austin, Texas; San Jacinto,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Broadband company to create more than 28 new jobs in Arkansas cityof Commerce said the positions "pay a very competitive salary," though the exac
Broadband company to create more than 28 new jobs in Arkansas city
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 28 days ago
of Commerce said the positions "pay a very competitive salary," though the exact amount wasn't immediately known. GW Communications, which is based in Coppell, Texas, counts as its clients AT&T, Verizon and Windstream, according to the news rele... Read more
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