24-7 & West Wisconsin Telcom National Recognition as Smart Rural Community.
We are excited to announce that 24-7 & West Wisconsin Telcom has been selected for NTCA’s Smart Rural Community Showcase Award. You can get more information about the recognition by visiting Smart Rural Community Award Winners.
Mark Stenseth, CEO at 24-7 & West Wisconsin Telcom, accepted the award on behalf of the company and all the rural communities they serve in Wisconsin, at the NTCA Fall Conference in Indianapolis on Monday, September 26th, 2016.
Arlington, Va., (August 27th, 2015) – NTCA–The Rural Broadband Association, the premier association representing nearly 900 independent, community-based telecommunications companies that are leading innovation in rural and small-town America, today announced that West Wisconsin Telcom Cooperative has been named a Certified Gig-Capable Provider for delivering gigabit broadband speeds and enabling technological innovation in the Elk Lake, Rock Falls, Downsville, Eau Galle and Spring Lake exchange communities.
As a Certified Gig-Capable Provider, West Wisconsin Telcom Cooperative joins a national campaign spearheaded by NTCA to build awareness and industry recognition of community-based telecom providers that have built communications networks capable of delivering Internet speeds of up to 1 gigabit per second, which is 100 times faster than those currently available in many U.S. households. West Wisconsin Telcom Cooperative also received tools to promote itself as a Gig-Capable Provider in the Elk Lake, Rock Falls, Downsville, Eau Galle and Spring Lake exchange communities and will be recognized in NTCA media, on the NTCA website, and during association conferences and events.