TDS connects first business customer in Meridian, Idaho

TDS Telecom’s (TDS®) fiber network is now available to business customers in Meridian.

“We’re so pleased to begin connecting businesses to our gigabit internet speeds, along with TV and voice service,” says Julie Maiers, vice president of Marketing and Product Development at TDS. “This network delivers the bandwidth, reliability and fast speeds businesses need and want.”

The rollout of the TDS fiber network in Meridian also brings businesses a new TV service choice. Businesses, who within the TDS Fiber footprint, can order internet access and transport connections up to 10Gig via dedicated fiber, TDS managedIP (a hosted VoIP communications solution), and TDS TV+.

To order, area businesses can contact TDS’ Commercial Account Executive Scott McDonald at (208) 609-4082

Last April, TDS Metrocom, a business unit of TDS Telecommunications LLC (TDS®), unveiled plans to build a fiber-to-the-home network in the Meridian, Idaho area. The network will ultimately connect more than 57,000 homes and businesses across the communities of Meridian, Garden City, and the Town of Boise.

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 more than 1,000 rural, suburban, and metropolitan communities across 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 2 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 2,900 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. TDS Inc. has been named to several Forbes lists, including America's Best Employers for Diversity, Best Large Employers, and Best Employers for Women. Visit

Updated August 2021

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