FairPoint Communications

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Headquarters Charlotte, NC
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Public (FRP)
Industry Telecommunications
Revenue $500 million to $1 billion (USD) per year
Competitors Verizon, AT&T

FairPoint provides local and long-distance phone services, as well as broadband Internet access and cable TV to residential and business customers. The company also offers phone and Internet packages for business customers. It serves about 1.6 million subscribers through more than 30 local-exchange carriers in 18 US states. FairPoint concentrates largely on rural and small urban markets located mainly in the Northeast and the Midwest, but the company's service areas extend to the South and the Northwest. FairPoint emerged from Chapter 11 bankruptcy in early 2011.

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Employees say it's “OK”   46 ratings


34% Approve of the CEO   30 ratings

FairPoint Communications CEO and Director Paul H. Sunu

Paul H. Sunu

CEO and Director

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  Current Employee in Ellensburg, WA

Pros: Good pay, benefits, commissions; opportunities for wage increases. We have a great trainer. We have underwent many changes in the 7+ years I have been employed here, and it has not always been easy--however, we are left with a (smaller) work crew… Full Review

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Accepted Offer Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Interview Details – Phone screen was thorough. In person was expedient! Hired by the end of my interview. Hiring manager was very pressured to hire people and that was evident walking into the meeting. Got more than i was asking for by upping my dollars after i was offered the job on the spot!Full Interview

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