TDS recognizes its 1,000th customer in Montana at Montana Fair

The 1,000th customer installed with TDS Telecommunications LLC (TDS®) service, received 20 general admission tickets to the Montana Fair and tickets for each night of the PRCA Rodeo, Aug. 17-19. TDS is the Title Sponsor of the Montana Fair 2023.

TDS Associate Manager of Field Marketing D’Vaughn Hayes and Travis Neff, supervisor of direct sales, congratulated Lee (prefers to not share his last name) for being its 1,000th install customer in Montana.

Lee thanked Hayes and Neff for the tickets and for our great products and services.

To learn more, TDS will be at Montana Fair every single day during the fair from 2 to 9 p.m.

In 2021, TDS started building its state of the art 8Gig fiber-to-the-home network in Billings. It will ultimately connect more than 50,000 homes and businesses. TDS is also building a fiber network in Helena, Helena Valley, Missoula, Butte, and Great Falls. TDS is also bringing digital tv and phone services to the residents of Billings.

The Madison, Wisconsin-based company has hired 80 associates in Montana with plans to hire more. Job openings are posted on the TDS website.

Area residents can visit to register for service, monitor the progress of the builds, and sign up for notifications about the new service.

Media Contact: Cheryl McCollum | Associate Manager - Communications | TDS Telecom | 608-664-2388 |  

TDS Telecommunications LLC (TDS Telecom/TDS®) delivers high-speed internet, TV entertainment, and phone services to a mix of rural and suburban communities throughout the U.S. With 1.2 million connections, TDS is a rapidly growing technology company. Powered by fiber-optics and new industry-leading technologies, TDS delivers up to 8 Gigabit internet speeds and offers internet-protocol based TV entertainment solutions along with traditional phone services. TDS also offers businesses VoIP advanced communications solutions, dedicated internet service, data networking, and hosted-managed services. Visit

TDS Telecom, headquartered in Madison, Wis., employs 3,500 people and is a subsidiary of Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. [NYSE: TDS], a Fortune 1000® company. Founded in 1969, Telephone and Data Systems provides wireless, broadband, video and voice; and hosted and managed services to approximately 6 million connections nationwide through its businesses: UScellular, TDS Telecom, and OneNeck IT Solutions. Visit

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