November 18, 2020 0 Categories Business, Press Releases

BroadbandNow Recognizes Astrea with Internet Service Provider Awards.

 IRON MOUNTAIN, MI– Astrea was recently recognized by BroadbandNow with 4 different Internet Service Provider Awards during their 2020 recognition period. The awards recognized national, regional & local Internet Service Providers in the following core categories: Fastest Average Speed, Most Fiber Expansion, and Affordable Plans for Small Providers (less than 50,000 people covered), Mid-Size Providers (less than 4 million people covered) and Major Providers (more than 4 million people covered) 

Astrea received the following awards for the Small Provider category: 

  • Top 10 Fastest Internet Providers in Wisconsin 
  • #1 Fastest Cable Internet Provider in Wisconsin 
  • Top 10 Fastest Internet Providers in Michigan 
  • Top 5 Fastest Cable Internet Providers in Michigan 


“We are honored to have been recognized by BroadbandNow with this year’s awards. This recognition is a direct reflection on the employees of Astrea who are committed to providing fast, reliable, and affordable Internet to rural Wisconsin and the Upper Peninsula communities” stated Cory Heigl, Vice President of Astrea.“Our mission, much like BroadbandNow’s, is to bring a superior Internet service to our rural communities that are often forgotten by larger providers.We continue to invest in bringing faster speeds to our rural markets including the launch of Gigabit speeds in additional communities during this upcoming year” stated Heigl. 


BroadbandNow is an independent organization investing in data aggregation and validation of Internet Service providers to assist the consumer with finding the best broadband possible in their community.BroadbandNow believes that broadband Internet should be available to all Americans and their core mission is to make this a reality. 


About Astrea 

Astrea currently helps connect over 60 small communities throughout Wisconsin and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan to family, healthcare, work, education, and entertainment by providing high-speed internet along with TV and Phone services. Astrea has built an extensive infrastructure that offers Astrea communities unprecedented rural internet speed offerings ranging from 50mbps up to 1 Gig. Astrea maintains retail store locations in Crivitz, WI and Oconto Falls, WI. 


To learn more about Astrea visit https://astreaconnect.com/who-we-are/ or to find services near you, visit https://astreaconnect.com/internet/