Cable & Telecom

Persona bumps up Internet speed, plans to launch local phone service

GRANDE PRAIRIE, AB – Persona has ramped up its Internet speeds with the debut of a package called ‘Persona High Speed Extreme 15’. Launched Tuesday in Grande Prairie and the communities of Sexsmith, Wembley, Beaverlodge and Clarimount, the package promises download speeds up to 15 Mbps. “Unlike our main competitor, our customers don't have to choose between incredibly fast Internet speeds AND television with rich High Definition content; Persona has it all. It's really about our customers getting more from their Bundle and providing increased value and convenience with no contracts," said Owen Barnhill, national marketing director, in a press...