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Glenwood Purchases Geneva Broadband

South central Nebraska-based Glenwood Telecommunications, Inc., announced late last week its impending purchase of the broadband network and customer contracts of Geneva Broadband; with official ownership taking place on June 1. Glenwood plans on keeping a store location open in Geneva.
“Glenwood focuses on providing the best technology and support from staff that are truly committed to our customers. We look forward to joining the Geneva community,” said Glenwood CEO/GM Stanley Rouse. The Blue Hill-based company ensures its customers unsurpassed local support and is committed to making Geneva a focal point for technology excellence. Glenwood plans to upgrade and expand the current fiber infrastructure to serve more homes and businesses with high-quality internet, managed Wi-Fi, and phone service; along with, a wide array of business technology solutions that includes Hosted PBX phone systems and cloud solutions.
Geneva Broadband has worked to create a base fiber infrastructure in Geneva and fixed wireless network through Fillmore County for over 10 years. Greg Baltzer, co-founder and operations manager of Geneva Broadband, said, “We are excited to see the level of commitment Glenwood has to improving the Internet infrastructure in Fillmore County, which will quickly be on display with the expansion of fiber optic cabling in Geneva.”
Existing customers will be contacted by both Glenwood and Geneva Broadband with information regarding the transition. A contact number for Glenwood is 866-756-4746 or customers or potential customers can stop by the local Glenwood Geneva office at 145 S. 10th Street for service or pricing information, or refer to the company’s website.