GCI brings 200 Megabits-per-second Internet service to customers in Kenai and Soldotna with re:D

April 16, 2014

Anchorage, Alaska – As of tomorrow, GCI will offer 200 Mbps re:D service to Internet customers in Kenai and Soldotna, making this the fastest broadband service available in the market. The effort is part of the company’s commitment to be the first to provide one-gigabit Internet service in Alaska.

“Bringing re:D service to our customers in Kenai and Soldotna is another example of GCI’s commitment to provide all Alaskans with the latest in communications technology,” said GCI Senior Vice President and General Manager of Consumer Services Paul Landes. “Among the many strides we’ve made in technology in Alaska, GCI was the first to provide high-speed Internet service in the state, and soon we will be the first to offer one-gigabit service.”

GCI’s re:D service will now be available to subscribers in Anchorage, Fairbanks, Juneau, Kenai, Ketchikan, Palmer, Sitka, Soldotna and Wasilla. GCI re:D broadband rates for consumers start at $174.99 per month.

re:D service is available for residential as well as enterprise customers. Learn more about GCI’s re:D broadband at www.gci.com/red, or call 800-800-4800.

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/about.

Shahid Butt, GCI, 907-868-0692; sbutt@gci.com