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Consolidated Communications’ Mary Ellen Player to Speak on Successful Public-Private Broadband Partnerships

Will serve as a panelist at Broadband Communities Summit event in Houston, Texas                                                                                                                 

MANCHESTER, N.H. – Sept. 23, 2021Consolidated Communications’ (NASDAQ: CNSL) vice president of market management, Mary Ellen Player, will share how the Company is developing public-private broadband partnerships with rural towns while serving as a session panelist at Broadband Communities’ 2021 Summit on Wednesday, Sept. 29. 

Consolidated has a strong track record of partnering with public and private entities to bring new and increased broadband services to those who may be unserved or underserved.

Broadband Communities is bringing together representatives from organizations engaged in successful partnerships with municipalities on broadband infrastructure and expansion for the panel “Stories from the Frontlines of Successful Public-Private Partnerships.” Player will share how Consolidated Communications has innovatively delivered new and expanded broadband services to residents and small businesses in rural communities across its service area.

“The impact of the pandemic has forever changed broadband usage patterns and our services have never been more important in keeping individuals, families and small businesses connected,” shared Player. “Consolidated has a great story to tell when it comes to helping smaller, rural towns become a part of the broader economy.”

The panel is part of the four-day Broadband Communities 2021 Summit on Sept. 27-30 in Houston, Texas. The event brings together broadband systems operators from across the country with a focus this year on building a gigabit internet world. More information is available at

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