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GCI launches new 1Gig red Unlimited internet service None 

GCI launches new 1Gig red Unlimited internet service

Alaskans yearning for high-speed, unlimited internet service need wait no longer, as GCI launches its 1Gig red Unlimited plan, the fastest unlimited internet package in the state. The long-sought upgrade is a major step forward for internet users in Alaska. Additionally, GCI has also upgraded its Simply Unbeatable wireless plans to also be unlimited.

Alaska Communications Supports Youth Development with  $15,000 Donation to Boys & Girls Clubs – Alaska None 

Alaska Communications Supports Youth Development with $15,000 Donation to Boys & Girls Clubs – Alaska

As part of the seventh annual Summer of Heroes program, Alaska Communications donated $15,000 to Boys & Girls Clubs – Alaska, bringing the total donation amount since 2011 up to more than $100,000. Alaska Communications presented the donation to Alana Humphrey, CEO of Boys & Girls Clubs – Alaska, during the organization’s 2017 Driving Great Futures Gala on Saturday, Sept. 16.

Amazon's HQ2: Alaska's opportunity for economic diversification None 

Amazon's HQ2: Alaska's opportunity for economic diversification

Creating wealth unfortunately doesn't just happen; rather, it’s a function of having a "can do" spirit, working hard, being smart and sometimes even a little luck comes into play.

‘Sources of Strength’ bolsters suicide prevention efforts on Kenai Peninsula None 

‘Sources of Strength’ bolsters suicide prevention efforts on Kenai Peninsula

With support from the GCI Suicide Prevention Grant, the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District launched an initiative to raise student awareness about suicide prevention strategies through “Sources of Strength,” the nationally-recognized youth suicide prevention program.

New GCI stealth cell tower in Rogers Park expands coverage, capacity None 

New GCI stealth cell tower in Rogers Park expands coverage, capacity

A new cell tower in Anchorage’s Rogers Park neighborhood is providing greater capacity and coverage to GCI customers in Alaska’s largest city.

GCI marks historical rural internet milestone with community picnic and donation None 

GCI marks historical rural internet milestone with community picnic and donation

Celebrating the completion of the heavy construction phase of the Terrestrial for Every Rural Region (TERRA) high speed internet project, GCI on Saturday invited Kotzebue residents to a community barbeque, hosted with the help of local firefighters, who grilled up more than 1,000 hotdogs and hamburgers.

GCI’s Pam Lloyd accepted into Betsy Magness Leadership Institute None 

GCI’s Pam Lloyd accepted into Betsy Magness Leadership Institute

Women in Cable Telecommunications announced this week that VP of GCI Government, Healthcare, and Education Pam Lloyd, Ph.D. has been accepted into the upcoming class of the organization’s Betsy Magness Leadership Institute.

Honoring our 2017 Summer of Heroes! None 

Honoring our 2017 Summer of Heroes!

On Sunday, August 27, our 2017 Summer of Heroes were announced during a special ceremony at the Alaska State Fair.

GCI sponsors Seattle-area Acton Children’s Business Fair to support child entrepreneurs None 

GCI sponsors Seattle-area Acton Children’s Business Fair to support child entrepreneurs

Young entrepreneurs will pitch business and product ideas to a panel of adult judges Aug. 29 during the first-ever Seattle-area Acton Children’s Business Fair, an event sponsored by technology services provider GCI and others.

Lori Davey joins GCI as Vice President of Enterprise Markets None 

Lori Davey joins GCI as Vice President of Enterprise Markets

Alaska's largest technology company, GCI, recently welcomed Lori Davey to its GCI Business team as vice president of enterprise markets. Davey brings management experience from Alaska's investment, oil and telecom industries to the GCI team where she will lead its business enterprise and midmarket commercial sales teams as GCI Business launches a new suite of innovative services, products and capabilities.