Zach Henke

February 12, 2018

UNITEL Client Spotlight: Lynxx

1. Brief description of your operations Lemonweir Valley Telephone Company was established in 1907 with the purpose of bringing telephone service to residents, farmers and various businesses in the rural areas of Juneau County, Wisconsin.  The company was originally named New Lisbon Mutual Telephone company.  The name was changed in 1931 to Lemonweir Valley Telephone Company.  It is a stockholder owned company with many of the stockholders’ families having owned stock for multiple generations.  Today there are more then 200 shareholders.  As the company has grown over the years, Lemonweir Valley Telephone and LVT Corp (a subsidiary of Lemonweir Valley Telephone Company) created a DBA named Lynxx Networks.  This name reflects both the local fiber network connecting its residential and business customers and the external […]
June 14, 2017

UNITEL Client Spotlight: Gardonville

1. Brief description of your operations Gardonville Cooperative Telephone Association is a telecommunications company that offers services like high-speed Internet, digital television, wireless and voice services. 2. What challenges do you face Telecommunications is an ever-changing, ever-evolving industry. You have to stay ahead of the curve and make plans years in advance to prepare for new technology. This means upgrading and replacing equipment, training staff, and bringing new products to the market often. We also face other challenges that are completely out of our control including government regulations, federal mandates, storms that take out equipment or pesky gophers that chew through our fiber-optic cable. 3. What’s unique about your team atmosphere Although we work really hard, we also try to have fun together. We celebrate […]