Juneau names GCI “Best Telecommunications Company” for 2014

September 30, 2014

ANCHORAGE, ALASKA – GCI is proud to have earned the title of “Best Telecommunications Company” in the 2014 Juneau Empire Reader’s Choice Awards, beating out all local and national competition. This award reiterates the commitment that Alaska-based GCI has made to providing Juneau with the latest technology services and the fastest Internet speeds in the state.

“To be recognized as the best telecommunications company in Juneau is truly an honor for GCI. We are always working to provide the best services and technology for our customers, and we look forward to continuing to serve Juneau and all of Alaska in a way that instills customer confidence and satisfaction,” said GCI Senior Vice President and General Manager of Consumer Services Paul Landes.

With more than 100 categories ranging from best in food services to legal and medical services, the Juneau Empire asks its readers determine the best of the best in a community-wide poll ever year. GCI took first place this year, with AT&T placing second.

Earlier this year, GCI doubled re:D broadband speeds and expanded its 4G LTE coverage to the Eaglecrest Ski Area. For detailed results on the 2014 Reader’s Choice Award winners, visit www.juneauempire.com/readers-choice-awards-2014. For more information about GCI services, visit www.gci.com.

About GCI

GCI is the top provider of voice, data and video services in Alaska, through which consumers can experience entertainment everywhere. GCI is also the leading provider of communications services to enterprise customers, particularly large enterprise customers with complex data networking needs. The Alaska-based company is dedicated to providing the best in communication services, including the state’s largest wireless network, high-speed broadband, digital cable television and local telephone services. The company offers more than 1,200 TurboZone locations statewide to provide customers with more high-speed wireless capabilities. The Alaska-based company continuously supports community efforts, contributing to nonprofit organizations across the state. More information about GCI can be found at www.gci.com.

Liz Baker, Thompson & Co. PR; 907-561-4488; liz@thompsonpr.com