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 Metrocom/TDS) is a leading provider of fiber internet service. With more than 50 years of experience, the growing communications company is building and deploying new, fiber optic networks in neighborhoods across the country to deliver up to 8 Gigabit internet speeds to homes and up to 10 Gigabit internet speeds to businesses. In addition, TDS provides innovative TV entertainment and advanced phone services. Visit to learn more.

TDS provides communications services to a mix of small to mid-sized urban, suburban and rural communities throughout the United States. The company employs more than 3,400 people nationwide and is a subsidiary of Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. (TDS Inc.), a Fortune 1000® company [NYSE: TDS]. 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 for more information.

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