U.S. CELLULAR ANNOUNCES 2014 STATEWIDE INVESTMENT IN NEW HAMPSHIRE
NEW HAMPSHIRE (Feb. 17, 2015) – U.S. Cellular continued to invest in the wireless experience for its customers in 2014 with upgrades to its network throughout New Hampshire.
In an effort to provide a high-quality network that works where New Hampshire residents live, work and play, U.S. Cellular invested $4.8 million in network enhancements across the state. This was a combination of 4G LTE enhancements and upgrades to the company's existing high-speed network.
"As a national wireless carrier that covers you in your backyard and across the country, we are constantly striving to provide the best wireless experience for our customers in New Hampshire," said Matt Kasper, director of sales for U.S. Cellular in New England. "At U.S. Cellular, we care about our local communities, and we will continue to invest in making sure that your phone works when and where you need it – wherever you are."
In addition to network enhancements, U.S. Cellular donated $1 million to schools across the country through its Calling All Teachers program. This program provides funding for impactful classroom projects submitted by public school teachers on DonorsChoose.org. In New Hampshire, 19 teachers received a total of $6,641 in funding from U.S. Cellular for their classroom projects, and this local donation benefits more than 1,500 students.
4G LTE not available in all areas. See uscellular.com/4G for detailed coverage info. 4G LTE service is provided in partnership with King Street Wireless. LTE is a trademark of ETSI.
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U.S. Cellular provides its customers with unmatched benefits and industry-leading innovations designed to elevate the customer experience. The Chicago-based carrier has a strong line-up of cutting-edge devices that are all backed by its high-speed network. Currently, nearly 90 percent of customers have access to 4G LTE speeds, and more than 93 percent will have access by the end of 2014. U.S. Cellular was named a J.D. Power and Associates Customer Champion in 2014 for the third time in four years. To learn more about U.S. Cellular, visit one of its retail stores or uscellular.com. To get the latest news, promos and videos, connect with U.S. Cellular on Facebook.com/uscellular, Twitter.com/uscellular and YouTube.com/uscellularcorp.