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Last $17.28 USD
Change Today +0.03 / 0.17%
Volume 19.2K
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fairpoint communications inc (FRP) Details

FairPoint Communications, Inc. provides data, voice, and communication services in the United States. It provides high capacity data services comprising optical, Ethernet, IP services, and Ethernet virtual circuit technology for cellular backhaul; and private line special access services, as well as hosted primary branch exchange services over its Ethernet network. The company also offers Internet services, including cable modem Internet service, and fiber to the home and wireless Internet access services to business and wholesale customers. In addition, it provides local calling services, such as basic local lines and local private lines; and long distance and wholesale long distance services to communications providers. Further, the company offers network transport services, including special access services, such as DS-1 and DS-3 services; and high speed digital services comprising Ethernet-based services provisioned over fiber and copper facilities, as well as network switched, intrastate, and intrastate access services. Additionally, it publishes telephone directories; and offers video services to its customers by reselling DirectTV content, as well as providing cable and IP television video-over-digital subscriber line. The company also provides value added and convenience-based services, including power utility offerings through a marketing arrangement, and conference calling services for business and residential customers; and project-based implementation support services. As of December 31, 2014, the company operated approximately 1.1 million access line equivalents, including approximately 322,000 broadband subscribers in 17 states. It also owns and operates a fiber network with approximately 16,000 miles of fiber optic cable in Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont. The company was incorporated in 1991 and is headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina.

3,052 Employees
Last Reported Date: 03/4/15
Founded in 1991

fairpoint communications inc (FRP) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer and Director
Total Annual Compensation: $815.0K
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $401.6K
Chief Revenue Officer and Executive Vice Pres...
Total Annual Compensation: $337.2K
Executive Vice President of External Affairs ...
Total Annual Compensation: $336.4K
Executive Vice President, General Counsel and...
Total Annual Compensation: $325.6K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

fairpoint communications inc (FRP) Key Developments

Fairpoint Communications Workers to Picket in Portland against Planned Layoffs

FairPoint Communications workers unhappy with planned layoffs at the telecommunications company are planning to picket in Portland. Members of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers and Communications Workers of America plan to conduct informational picketing to protest the company's unwillingness to compromise in talks about the layoffs of more than 200 employees in northern New England. Union leaders have met with company representatives to discuss the process and attempt to reduce the number of layoffs.

FairPoint to Opens Data Center in Manchester, N.H

FairPoint Communications, Inc. announced to open a new data center in Manchester, N.H. Located in downtown Manchester, FairPoint's newest data center provides businesses and organizations with network connectivity and rack space in a physically secure, convenient location. Businesses can use this location and FairPoint's data center in Laconia, N.H., as primary or secondary data center sites or as part of a comprehensive disaster recovery strategy. FairPoint's data centers are strictly controlled environments with essential power, cooling, connectivity and physical security features.

FairPoint Releases New Content on Hosted PBX Solution

FairPoint Communications, Inc. has released its latest customer resource on its Hosted Private Branch Exchange (Hosted PBX) product. Titled "10 Things Your Business Can Do with FairPoint's Hosted PBX," the new brochure summarizes how businesses can leverage a service provider's Hosted PBX. The features of Hosted PBX covered include: Features to Aid in Overall Disaster Recovery Planning; Hot Desking and Call Routing; Voicemail to Email Transcription; Custom Messages/Music on Hold; Reporting; Call Screening; Coaching Tools; Auto-Attendants; Conferencing; Call Preference Management.


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