PORTLAND, Ore., July 20, 2011 – Integra Telecom Inc., a provider of enterprise grade networking and communications solutions, has been selected by the Spokane Public Facilities District as the entity’s telecommunications provider. Integra will provide phone and high-speed Internet services to the District’s three facilities: the Spokane Veterans Memorial Arena, the Spokane Convention Center and the INB Performing Arts Center.
“We are pleased to provide service to one of the most important organizations in Spokane,” said Dana Richardson, branch manager of Integra Spokane. “These buildings provide Spokane residents a venue for entertainment, business conferences and sporting events, playing a vital role to the community. We are honored to enhance the fiber-based connectivity between the facilities, and substantially increase the Internet bandwidth available to them.”
“We are excited to enter in to this partnership with Integra,” said Kevin Twohig, chief executive officer of the Spokane Public Facilities District. “It is our mission to provide the highest quality of service to our guests while also maintaining a profitable and sustainable business operation. Choosing the most reliable phone and Internet provider plays an integral role in achieving that mission.”
About Integra Telecom
Integra Telecom Inc. provides voice, data and Internet communications to thousands of business and carrier customers in 11 Western states, including: Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Minnesota, Montana, Nevada, North Dakota, Oregon, Utah and Washington. The company owns and operates a best-in-class fiber-optic network comprising metropolitan access networks, a nationally acclaimed Internet and data network, and a 4,700-mile high-speed long haul network. The company has earned some of the highest customer loyalty and customer satisfaction ratings in the telecommunications industry. Integra Telecom is a registered trademark of Integra Telecom Inc. For more information, visit www.integratelecom.com.