May 22, 2014
Anchorage, Alaska - To celebrate the opening, GCI is hosting an open house, featuring a free community BBQ with hot dogs, hamburgers, snacks and refreshments on Friday, May 30, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 414 2nd Ave. in Dillingham, Alaska.
Attendees can also enter to win 25,000 Alaska Airlines Miles, an HTC One or a Sony Xperia Z. In addition, GCI will be offering in-store specials and giveaways throughout the day.
GCI’s store in Dillingham officially opened for business on May 5 and will employ up to 4 residents. The store is currently serving wireless subscribers from Dillingham and surrounding communities. The new location is open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
“Our Dillingham location will give residents the chance to have a hands-on experience with the variety of wireless devices and services that GCI offers and decide what best suits their needs,” said GCI Senior Vice President and General Manager of Consumer Services Paul Landes. “And, community involvement is one of GCI’s highest priorities, and having this kind of presence in Dillingham will give us more opportunities to connect with members of the community.”
There will be many tablets and 3G-capable smartphones for the customer to experience in the new store. GCI brought 3G services to Dillingham in October 2013.
GCI is the top provider of voice, data and video services in Alaska, through which consumers can experience entertainment everywhere. GCI is also the leading provider of communications services to enterprise customers, particularly large enterprise customers with complex data networking needs. The Alaska-based company is dedicated to providing the best in communication services, including the state’s largest wireless network, high-speed broadband, digital cable television and local telephone services. The company offers more than 1,200 TurboZone locations statewide to provide customers with more high-speed wireless capabilities. The Alaska-based company continuously supports community efforts, contributing to nonprofit organizations across the state. More information about GCI can be found at www.gci.com/about.