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My Turn: At ACS, new focus brings opportunity

...Alaskans serving Alaskans.Being Alaskan means being able to adapt. In the fast-paced and ever-changing telecommunications industry, to adapt is the only way to not fall behind.By leaving the wireless business, we emerge as a stronger...
Former Don Young challenger is new admin commissioner

...Commissioner Amy Erickson of the Department of Administration has been replaced, Walker announced Tuesday.Telecommunications industry veteran Sheldon Fisher was named as the new administration department head. Erickson, who was the state's...
Local | AK legislature
Restructuring GCI lays off three Juneau workers hiring 40 workers. "Anyone laid off from GCI is welcome to work here," Stapleton said. The U.S. telecommunications industry saw massive layoffs four years ago and several thousand more are expected this year with the mergers of SBC...
About the ACS contract

...for the state, or the lure of big bucks in the private sector for the same work. Given the fact that the telecommunications industry is the largest contributor to election campaigns, this sell-out of state resources and public employees...
Phone firms lock horns

...of the federal Telecommunications Act of 1996, which was passed by Congress to increase competition in the telecommunications industry and secure lower prices and better service for consumers. Doug Harris, who moved to town in mid-August...
My Turn: Plan brings Sealaska back to profitability

...contracting, seeking opportunities in Indian Country gaming, continued evaluation of opportunities in the telecommunications industry, and utilization of our ANCSA natural resource base. The board also committed to increasing Sealaska's...
Juneau Empire Story Archive, banking, transportation, retail and telecommunications industries. To do so, the state needs to make an effort...timber available. On the brighter side, the telecommunications industry has been growing at 10 percent a year and...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...worked for Alascom and PTI in Alaska. Collectively, they represent more than 180 years of experience in the telecommunications industry and have a demonstrated record of successfully operating and managing telecommunications companies throughout...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...with the Internet using dial-up modems and who now want to go faster. That fact has not been lost on the telecommunications industry, which has rushed to provide fast Internet, in some cases before it was ready. Stories abound of unreliable...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...shareholders in addition to regular dividends, or both, Marrs said. CIRI expects to stay in the burgeoning telecommunications industry, but it's also looking at new acquisitions in real estate and tourism, Marrs said. StumbleUpon Facebook...


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