Posted on 23 September 2011.
MI-Connection reported growth in all three of its business lines in the 1st quarter of FY12. Graph levels show the number of customers gained in the first three months of the year. Percentages represent the change in the number of new customers in the first quarter compared to the number of new customers a year earlier. (SOURCE: MI-Connection)
By CHRISTINA RITCHIE ROGERS
MI-Connection added customers in all three of its businesses during the first quarter of the fiscal year – internet, telephone and even cable TV, where the company has been losing customers. Officials attributed the growth to “basic blocking and tackling” on sales and customer service, as well as fewer customer losses.
MI-Connection officials also said at their monthly board meeting Thursday that negotiations to take over more of the system’s operations from outside operator Bristol Virginia Utilities (BVU) are likely to be completed by early November. The towns of Mooresville and Davidson, which own the system, had previously hoped to take over most functions by July 1. Read the full story
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Posted on 20 September 2011.
Posted in Business, Cable TV, Calendar, Town Hall
Posted on 31 August 2011.
Posted in Business, Cable TV, Cornelius, Mooresville
Posted on 29 July 2011.
By DAVID BORAKS
Growth remained slow at MI-Connection Communications System in the fiscal year that ended June 30 as continued expansion of the company’s telephone and internet businesses was not enough to overcome a sluggish cable TV market. The financial report at Thursday night’s monthly meeting of the MI-Connection board brought expressions of disappointment from some board members.
Revenues rose just 3 percent, to $15.3 million, in the fiscal year that ended June 30, a far cry from the 20 percent growth system officials budgeted a year ago. Read the full story
Posted in Business, Cable TV, Cornelius, Mooresville, Town Hall