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Heather Handyside
GCI, Director of Corporate Communications
2550 Denali Street, Suite 1000; Anchorage; AK 99503
907-301-3481 cell | hhandyside@gci.com

GCI offers family-friend fun and giveaways galore at final Great Alaska Shootout

11/21/2017

Marking the end of an era, GCI is offering up 50,000 reasons for fans to send the GCI Great Alaska Shootout basketball tournament off with a bang. Read more »

GCI sponsors Food Bank of Alaska’s Thanksgiving Blessing

11/20/2017

Food Bank of Alaska is leveraging a $10,000 matching donation from GCI to gain substantial community support to feed hungry Alaskans this holiday season. GCI’s donation will support Thanksgiving Blessing in Anchorage, a community-wide event put on in partnership with the faith community. Read more »

Statement from GCI on FOX Programming Issue in Southeast Alaska

11/10/2017

On November 8, with no prior notice to GCI and in spite of a long-standing agreement, FOX unexpectedly pulled the Southeast Alaska FOX signal leaving customers in Juneau, Angoon, Ketchikan, Petersburg, Sitka and Wrangell without programming. Read more »

Gareth Wade joins GCI as Nationwide Director of Business Development

11/1/2017

GCI today announced that Gareth Wade, an award-winning business leader, has been hired as the nationwide director of business development and will be working out of the company’s Seattle office. Read more »

GCI awarded 2017 CCA Industry Innovation Award for FAA partnership

10/31/2017

For its life-saving work improving aviation safety in Alaska, GCI – the state’s largest technology and telecommunications company –was awarded the Competitive Carriers Association’s 2017 Industry Innovation Award. Read more »

GCI, Swedish Medical Center partner to bring life-saving breast cancer screenings to rural areas

10/27/2017

GCI, Alaska’s largest communications and technology company with a growing portfolio of clients across the Pacific Northwest, and Seattle’s Swedish Medical Center are working together to deliver breast cancer screenings to women in communities that would otherwise have little-to-no access to this potentially life-saving service. Read more »

GCI Partners with Rackspace to offer cloud technology services

10/16/2017

GCI, Alaska’s largest technology and telecommunications company, announced today it will partner with Rackspace, a global leader in cloud computing services, to create innovative new service offerings to serve Alaska customers and expand into new nationwide markets. Read more »

Matt Hultman Joins GCI as New Director of Sales and Marketing for Pacific Northwest

10/6/2017

GCI today announced that Matt Hultman is joining the team at the company’s Seattle headquarters as the director of sales and marketing for the Pacific Northwest. Read more »

GCI grant supports Covenant House suicide prevention efforts

10/3/2017

Covenant House Alaska, with support from the GCI Suicide Prevention Grant, is using cultural activities to reduce high rates of suicide by helping homeless Alaska Native youth feel more connected to their roots through Southcentral Foundation’s Denaa Yeets’ program. Read more »

GCI launches new 1 GIG red Unlimited internet service

9/29/2017

Alaska’s fastest unlimited internet plan available for as low as $99 per month Read more »

iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, Apple Watch Series 3 arrive at GCI on Sept. 29

9/29/2017

GCI today announced it will offer the new generation iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus, and Apple Watch Series 3. iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus and Apple Watch Series 3 will be available in stores starting on Friday, Sept. 29. Read more »

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

9/24/2017

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. Read more »

GCI waives fees for calls, texts to Mexico in response to deadly earthquake

9/21/2017

ANCHORAGE, Alaska – In response to the devastating earthquake in Mexico, GCI will waive all fees associated with voice calls and texts to the area through Sept. 25. Read more »

GCI celebrates safety milestone

9/19/2017

ANCHORAGE, Alaska – GCI is celebrating more than three million hours of safe operations on Alaska’s North Slope and in the Gulf of Mexico, a remarkable achievement for a company that specializes in climbing 300-foot towers, aligning satellite dishes during Alaska’s Arctic winters and maintaining networks on offshore oil rigs. Read more »

GCI waives fees for calls, texts to Florida, other areas in response to natural disasters

9/8/2017

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GCI’s Pam Lloyd accepted into Betsy Magness Leadership Institute

9/1/2017

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. Read more »

Free calls and texts to Texas in response to Hurricane Harvey

8/28/2017

GCI waives fees for calls, texts to Texas in response to Hurricane Harvey Calls and texts can be placed for free though Sept. 15 Read more »

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

8/25/2017

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. Read more »

GCI funds research to gauge Interior Alaska caribou numbers

8/24/2017

GCI, ADF&G partnership enables monitoring of remote caribou herds Read more »

GCI completes heavy construction of 3,300-mile broadband network in rural Alaska

8/18/2017

“TERRA ring” completion will provide broadband to more than 45,000 Alaskans in more than 80 communities Read more »

Lori Davey joins GCI as Vice President of Enterprise Markets

8/8/2017

Davey to lead GCI Business Enterprise and Midmarket sales teams Read more »

GCI completes critical milestone in construction of TERRA high-speed broadband network

8/1/2017

Alaska telecom is only months away from completing $300 million rural infrastructure project. Read more »

GCI Brings First-Ever Wireless Service to the Haul Road

7/26/2017

Dalton Highway no longer one of the longest stretches of highway without cell coverage Read more »

More data, lower cost, no overage charges for GCI customers in Bethel, Nome and Kotzebue

7/26/2017

GCI rolls out new No Worries plans for rural Alaska hub communities. Read more »

More data, lower cost, no overage charges for GCI customers in Utqiaġvik

7/26/2017

GCI rolls out new No Worries plans for America’s northernmost city Read more »

GCI launches 4G LTE service and increases safety in Kincaid Park

7/14/2017

New “stealth” tower increases coverage without disrupting the landscape Read more »

GCI donation helps preserve Alaska lands and encourage youth leaders

7/13/2017

Helping to instill respect for the Alaska wilderness in the next generation of leaders, GCI made a $12,500 donation to the National Student Conservation Association this summer. Read more »

GCI donation supports life-saving services in Utqiaġvik

6/26/2017

GCI presented the Barrow Search and Rescue team with a $5,000 donation this month to help support the life-saving services the organization provides to the residents of the North Slope and nearby villages Read more »

GCI introduces Galaxy S8, latest in Samsung mobile technology

6/19/2017

GCI launched the brand new Galaxy S8 and S8+. Read more »

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