Aureon Signs Keep Americans Connected Pledge

Aureon to sign the Keep Americans Connected pledge. CEO Scott Behn pledges reliable connectivity to support independent telecommunication companies, small businesses and clients during COVID-19 pandemic.

Press Releases published April 16, 2020

DES MOINES, IOWA – April 16, 2020 – Aureon signs FCC Keep Americans Connected Pledge in response to Ajit Pai, FCC Chairman's, initiative. This pledge aligns with Aureon’s decades-long mission to empower Iowans, keep our rural communities connected and move businesses forward. During these extraordinary and difficult times, Aureon’s commitment to our Clients is unwavering as reliable connectivity is more important than ever.

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“We are dedicated to keeping our Clients impacted by COVID-19 connected to what matters most,” says Scott Behn, CEO of Aureon. “As we fight this global pandemic together, it is imperative that our communities maintain their access to information and communication tools. By supporting our Independent Telecommunications Companies, we are proud to join over 800 other companies and organizations committed to this important initiative.”

 Over the next 90 days, Aureon pledges to:

  1. not terminate service to any residential or small business Clients because of their inability to pay their bills due to the disruptions caused by the coronavirus pandemic;
  2. waive any late fees that any residential or small business Clients incur because of their economic circumstances related to the coronavirus pandemic; and
  3. open its Wi-Fi hotspots to any American who needs them.

As COVID-19 disrupts and creates uncertainty in America, Aureon’s vision remains strong and dedicated to your business growth and resiliency. Aureon will continue to forge onward and maintain our 30-year tradition of removing barriers and keeping Iowans connected.

*If you are a residential or small business Client who has been directly impacted by COVID-19 and need the concessions outlined above, please contact your Client Adviser or call 800-469-4000 to avoid a disruption in your services.

About Aureon

At Aureon, we offer reliable business solutions so our Clients can focus on their day-to-day operations. For more than 30 years, connectivity has driven our business and has been woven into the network of solutions we offer customers. From technology to consulting to contact center operations, we develop creative and customized solutions based on our knowledge and understanding of our Clients. When you connect with Aureon, you connect with solutions.


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