Champlain Telephone Company and PrimeLink Honored with State Level Marketing Awards

Champlain, NY- PrimeLink, Inc., a local leader in the telecommunications industry, and parent company Champlain Telephone were honored with three ONYX Marketing Awards presented by the New York State Telecommunications Association (NYSTA) during the organization’s annual conference held June 4-6, 2012 in Cooperstown, NY.

The three ONYX (Observing NY’s Excellence in Marketing) awards received by PrimeLink/Champlain Telephone included recognition in the print media category for a campaign highlighting the company’s Free Home Networking promotion for Champlain Telephone Company, accolades in the multimedia category for the 2011 promotional video for the PrimeLink Great Northern ShootOut Division III hockey tournament, and acknowledgement in the “Most Innovative” category for theme and creativity during PrimeLink’s 2012 Plattsburgh-North Country Chamber of Commerce “After Hours” Mixer. PrimeLink President and General Manager Greg MacConnell said, “On behalf of our committed PrimeLink and Champlain Telephone employees, I am very proud to have accepted awards in three out of five possible categories in marketing at the NYSTA annual conference.”

Since 1921, The New York State Telecommunications Association (NYSTA) has represented the interests of New York’s premier telecommunications providers. Currently, in addition to the 52 telecommunications carriers, the Association includes 19 internet service providers and more than 150 associated manufacturers, suppliers, and consultants to the industry.

PriimeLink was established in 1997 and is a full service telcommunications company providing a wide array of advanced services, including local and long distance telephone service and broadband internet access for residential and business customers over its fiber optic network. The Champlain Telephone Company is an independent local exchange carrier that has been providing continuous high-quality telecommunications services to the communities of Champlain, Rouses Point, Mooers, Mooers Forks, and Altona since 1903.

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