TDS wins In Business Executive Choice Award

Named the top Phone & Internet Company by business owners and executives

TDS Telecom (TDS®) was named as the top Phone & Internet Company in the 2021 In Business Executive Choice Awards. In Business is the premier business-to-business publication in the Greater Madison region. TDS, a winner in this category a few times over, was chosen over other providers by business owners and C-suite members.

“It’s wonderful to again be recognized as the leading provider for these essential services in the Madison area,” said Michele Slattery, vice president of Sales at TDS. “Being chosen by the decision makers is a true honor and a reflection of our dedication to delivering reliable products backed by local service.”

TDS beat out three other providers in the Phone & Internet category to take the win.

The company, headquartered on Madison’s west side, offers a wide range of business services including dedicated fiber connections, high-speed fiber internet, symmetrical speeds, as well as full range of phone solutions including managed IP—TDS’ hosted VoIP communications solution. TDS also offers business customers TDS TV+, the company’s full-featured TV product.

Beyond providing high-quality communications products, TDS is known for its charitable work and frequently partnering with local organizations to give back to the communities it serves. TDS was founded in 1969 and employs more than 1,400 people in Wisconsin.

In Business magazine Executive Choice Award winners and finalists are chosen by small business owners and members of the executive suite. For more information about TDS business services visit or call 1-866-448-0071

Media Contact: Kit Beyer | Director - External Affairs & Communications | TDS Telecom | 608-664-4428 |  

TDS Telecommunications LLC (TDS Telecom/TDS®) delivers high-speed internet, TV entertainment, and phone services to a mix of small to mid-sized urban, suburban and rural 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 3,600 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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