AT&T to market Consolidated Internet in New England

Jan. 10, 2019
Consolidated Communications (NASDAQ:CNSL) has joined with AT&T (NYSE:T) to offer Consolidated's residential Internet service through ...

Consolidated Communications (NASDAQ:CNSL) has joined with AT&T (NYSE:T) to offer Consolidated's residential Internet service through AT&T's call centers and more than 50 retail stores throughout Northern New England.

"We're delighted to work with an industry leader like AT&T to bring best-in-breed offerings to our mutual customers," said Rob Koester, vice president of product management, consumer services at Consolidated Communications. "As customer relationships continue to evolve, it is vital that we recognize the value of expanding our sales channel with strategic alliances."

Customers who purchase Consolidated Communications Internet service at speeds up to 1 Gbps through AT&T will receive the same services and features as customers buying directly through Consolidated. Additionally, DirecTV satellite customers who bundle their DirecTV service and Consolidated Communications Internet service through the program may be eligible for an additional monthly credit on their DirecTV service for 12 months provided they meet certain requirements.

Consolidated Communications is responsible for the installation, maintenance, billing and customer service relationship with customers who order service through AT&T, just as if the customer ordered directly through Consolidated Communications.