Category Archives: Employee Spotlight

BendBroadband’s Amy Tykeson enters Cable Hall of Fame

BendBroadband’s Amy Tykeson enters Cable Hall of Fame

The induction ceremony was held in conjunction with the annual Cable Show, which was June 10-12 in Washington, D.C. This is the 16th year the cable industry has honored its own. A committee of industry peers and leaders selects Hall of Fame honorees based on their outstanding dedication to and impact on the cable industry.… Continue Reading

Large Business of the Year

Tails were wagging at the Bend Chamber of Commerce SAGE awards May 31. BendBroadband was selected as Large Business of the Year. It also was recognized with the Bend Chamber Board Award of Distinction and Excellence. We’d like to thank the Bend business community for supporting our organization and employees. Large Business of the Year… Continue Reading

A fond farewell to Kristi Miller

A fond farewell to Kristi Miller

We would like to inform viewers that “myWindow” host Kristi Miller is leaving Zolo Media. Kristi plans to dedicate more time to her children and family. A longtime television host and community ambassador, Kristi began hosting COTV’s “Good Morning Central Oregon” in January 1999. After a successful 13-year run on “GMCO,” the two-time winner of… Continue Reading

Wade Holmes appointed to Oregon Broadband Advisory Council

Wade Holmes appointed to Oregon Broadband Advisory Council

Congratulations to Wade Holmes, our VP of technology. Gov. John Kitzhaber recently appointed Holmes and two other new members to the Oregon Broadband Advisory Council. The council’s mission is to encourage broadband coordination and collaboration among organizations and economic sectors. The council reports to the Oregon Legislature on the affordability and accessibility of broadband technology… Continue Reading

Driving Tips from a BendBroadband Installer

Safe winter driving tips Josh Adkins has been a BendBroadband installer since 2006 and seen his fair share of winter driving. He drives between 2,000 and 3,000 miles each winter season. Here are his top five winter driving tips: Make sure that your car is ready for winter driving. Are your tires and windshield wipers in… Continue Reading

Trevor McCreery Wins 3rd Telly Award

Thirty-year-old Trevor McCreery will have you believe he is a normal guy from Central Oregon, a family man who is more comfortable behind than in front of the camera—but don’t buy it. His quiet demeanor and casual dress are merely guises. This man is leading some of the most creative video projects in our region.… Continue Reading