TDS hires 12 new associates in Missoula, Montana

TDS Telecommunications (TDS®) has recently hired 12 associates in Missoula as the company continues to increase its presence in the state of Montana.  

Ryan Corwin began working for TDS in May as the Associate Manager for Field Marketing where he will be leading the community relations and local marketing efforts. Ryan is a native Missoulian and second-generation University of Montana graduate. He is involved in helping many local groups through advocacy, volunteering, and fundraising including MTB Missoula and Trout Unlimited.

TDS has also hired the following five new associates for our outside plant construction team:

Jason Culbreth was hired in February as an Outside Plant Construction Technician 1.
Robert (Bert) Dean was hired in February as a Senior Outside Plant Construction Technician.
Ronald Fenlon was hired in February as an Outside Plant Construction Technician I.
Thomas Georgantas was hired in March as an Outside Plant Construction Technician II.
Brandon Vonasek was hired in February as an Outside Plant Construction Technician II.

Additional Missoula hires include:
Brett Chapman was hired in June as Supervisor of Direct Sales.
Benjamin Dambacher was hired in April as a Field Service Technician.
Nicolas McClung was hired in April as a Field Service Technician.
Tanner Fousha was hired in June as a Network Specialist I.
Corey Kovash was hired in February as an Associate Manager of Field Services.
Sharon Terrazas was hired in April as an Assistant in Field Service Operations.

TDS is currently hiring in Missoula and throughout Montana. Positions are now posted on the company’s website at TDS has hired 78 associates in Montana.

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

Along with Missoula, TDS is currently building its fiber network in Helena, Helena Valley, Butte, Great Falls, and Billings. TDS has completed its build project in several neighborhoods in Billings. TDS will deliver up to 8Gig symmetrical internet speeds for businesses and residents, along with a variety of phone and digital TV options.  

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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