Who is RCN owned by?


Who is RCN owned by?

Astound Broadband
RCN Corporation

Type Private
Number of employees 1,315
Parent Astound Broadband
Subsidiaries Grande Communications Patriot Media Consulting
Website RCN.com

What kind of company is RCN?

internet service provider
RCN is an internet service provider and cable television provider for residential areas.

Is RCN a private company?

RCN, one of the Lehigh Valley’s primary cable TV and internet providers, is changing hands again in the private equity world.

What is an RCN network?

RCN Networks is a versatile managed service provider and one-stop-shop for business technology solutions. From network integration to system support via our helpdesk, we offer a comprehensive range of managed I.T. services to benefit your business.

Has RCN been sold?

Astound Broadband, parent company of broadband providers RCN, Wave, Grande, and enTouch, has agreed to be sold to Stonepeak Infrastructure Partners (Stonepeak) in what is being characterized as the largest cable broadband transaction in the past 5 years.

Did RCN get bought?

TPG paid $2.25 billion several years ago to buy Grande and RCN from Arby Partners and then bought Seattle-based Wave Broadband in 2018 for about $2.36 billion. In September, Astound added 22,000 customers into the fold with the conclusion of a deal to buy Houston-based enTouch Systems.

Who is the CEO of RCN?

Jim Holanda (Aug 2010–)RCN Corporation / CEO

How many subscribers does RCN have?

Cable internet from Astound Broadband Powered by RCN is available to an estimated 4.3 million people, making it the 8th largest residential cable provider in the U.S. by coverage area.

What did RCN become?

RCN is changing to Astound Broadband under a unification of five regional companies acquired by a private equity firm, with the formal transition to the Astound name announced Wednesday. For now, it’s being called “Astound Broadband powered by RCN.” The deal should not affect customers’ service.

Where is RCN headquarters?

Princeton, NJRCN Corporation / Headquarters

Who is the CEO of RCN cable?

Where is RCN corporate office?

How do I contact RCN corporate office?

Go to rcn.com or call us at 877. RCN. 7000 for more information.

How do I email RCN?

In addition to the live chat, customers can contact RCN through email. RCN’s customer care e-mail address is [email protected].

Does RCN have email?

Who owns RCN Corporation?

ABRY Partners, a private equity firm, acquired RCN Corporation for $1.2 billion in 2010.

What is RCN/C-Tec?

RCN/C-TEC became a competitive local exchange carrier (CLEC) when the Telecom Act of 1996 passed. RCN then began its growth as a cable TV overbuilder, constructing competitor cable systems in markets that already had cable service. Most of its systems were partnerships with power companies, which provided rights-of-way on poles.

What does RCN stand for?

RCN (Residential Communications Network) was originally created in 1993 by developer David McCourt and Peter Kiewit Sons’ Inc. Kiewit also owned MFS, a Competitive Access Provider (CAP).

How many people does RCN reach?

As of 2013 RCN’s network offered coverage to approximately 3.8 million people, making it the 11th largest provider of cable Internet access in the U.S. Its operations, as well as sister company Grande Communications, are handled under affiliate Patriot Media Consulting.