Cable & Telecom

FlexNetworks acquires Saskatoon-based Redbird Communications

SASKATOON – FlexNetworks, which owns, manages and operates fibre-optic infrastructure throughout Saskatchewan, Manitoba and Ontario, announced today the acquisition of Saskatoon-based Redbird Communications Inc. Redbird, which was founded in 2008, “has made a large contribution to providing fibre in rural communities across Saskatchewan,” a press release says. “Hundreds of businesses and residential users rely on Redbird’s network to work, live, play and learn.” “We chose to combine with FlexNetworks because I believe their management team has the knowledge and expertise, as well as the foresight to deliver a scalable long-term solution for the Internet services that the residents of Saskatchewan deserve,” said Robin...

Our industry and COVID-19

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