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  • AT&T is making a difference in Wisconsin. For 130 years, the company has been advancing innovative communications solutions that move Wisconsin forward and helping create opportunities for Wisconsin businesses and residents.

     

    AT&T has consistently provided not only innovative, reliable, high-quality products and services, but also excellent customer care for more than a century.  Today, its mission is to connect people with their world, everywhere they live and work, and do it better than anyone else.  AT&T is fulfilling this vision by creating new solutions for consumers and businesses and by driving innovation in the communications and entertainment industry.

     

    AT&T is one of the leading worldwide providers of IP-based communications services to businesses.  AT&T also has the nation’s fastest mobile Internet network, the broadest international coverage of any U.S. wireless provider, and the nation’s largest Wi-Fi network.

     

    AT&T StorefrontAT&T is bringing it all together for its customers, from revolutionary smartphones to next-generation TV services and sophisticated solutions for multi-national businesses.

     

    In Wisconsin, AT&T is one of the state’s largest private-sector employers.  From 2008 through 2011, AT&T invested more than $1 billion in its Wisconsin wireless and wireline networks, with a focus on improving the company’s mobile Internet coverage and overall performance of its networks.  The company continues to help move Wisconsin forward by placing a priority on investment in technologies and initiatives that fuel economic growth and job creation.

     

    Not only do AT&T’s employees deliver cutting-edge products and services, but they also work hard every day to improve the communities where they live and work.  AT&T Wisconsin employees actively support causes and community organizations throughout the state that strengthen Wisconsin’s diverse communities and vibrant neighborhoods.  From 2008-2011, AT&T and its employees contributed more than $4.1 million through corporate, employee and AT&T Foundation giving programs to key initiatives in Wisconsin.


  • Did you know...?

    Fun Facts about AT&T Wisconsin

    • Milwaukee’s first switchboard opened in 1879.
    • The Wisconsin Telephone Company was incorporated in 1882 to serve the state.  By the late 1800s, 60 Wisconsin communities had telephone service.
    • Kenosha was the first Wisconsin city to convert from manual to automatic call switching in 1928.
    • On the cutting edge of innovation, Wisconsin built the nation’s first coaxial cable line for commercial communications in 1941, linking Stevens Point and Minneapolis.
    • The Madison office of then-Governor Vernon Wallace Thomson was the scene for the installation of the state’s one-millionth phone in 1957.




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