https://news.bloomberglaw.com/bankruptcy-law/uniti-asks-court-to-delay-windstream-litigation-trial-by-a-month "Uniti Group Inc. is seeking to delay the start of its trial with Windstream Holdings Inc. to April 2 to give both sides more time to... — read more
Topics regarding layoffs at Windstream Corp.
We have too much TDM network out there and most of the equipment is end of life. Most of the cash generated comes fro. Carrier (WE) selling large transport deals. If you look at every business unit we support there are few that make money. The... — read more
Anyone know if there is anything going on? Why the big jump in share price in 2 days? https://finance.yahoo.com/quote/WINMQ/
I'm a former employee.. has anyone got their W2s yet? What the hell is taking so long?
Windstream to announce their Q4 earnings call 2/20/2020 FEBRUARY 20, 2020 07:30 AM CT https://investor.windstream.com/home/default.aspx Thoughts ? Predictions? Layoff dates?
I know the CLEC side probably will start to feel the pinch, but what about the ilec side? Seem to still be hiring CSTs and engineers are hanging around, retail stores are being opened. Layoffs expected? 2019 was a surprise to me and lots of others on... — read more
Feb 20th Windstream will post huge year end loss. Lil T,Bobby, 2 x time share salesman, big tex, nor the Corp Attorney will say anything, make an announcement, or hold any meeting regarding this. They will continue to reap rewards for work of the... — read more
It’s impossible to get a count of the rounds of layoffs that occurred while working here in 2019 (1, 3, 5?). When management goes around laying departments off they don’t exactly broadcast it on Stream. I was thinking that perhaps folks could list... — read more
How does this make you feel? https://www.channelpartnersonline.com/2020/01/17/windstream-to-award-nearly-19-million-in-executive-bonuses-amid-bankruptcy/ Under the plan: Tony Thomas, Windstream’s president and CEO, could receive as much as... — read more
Looks like Elliot is getting a jump on other debt holders to be the largest stake holder in taking over WIN post bankruptcy. https://seekingalpha.com/news/3532607-elliott-boosts-position-in-windstream-first-lien-debt-bloomberg read the... — read more
Since the CTO liked doing a math trick during the all hands call. Here is one for him to choke out. If inflation averages 2% each year for the past 5 years and Windstream employees have only received a single 3% adjustment in the 5th year, are... — read more
That was a timeshare sales job if ever heard one in my life. This company is not winning it's bleeding $40 million a month.
I guess we need to learn to read lips...cant even get the sound working..omg
Is it just me or was anyone else amazed at these promotions. Promote a guy who’s entire hourly staff is managed by Planners. He and his management really have allot to do with their results! Promote a guy who came and brought his whole band of... — read more
1- Why is my family's financial situation of zero concern while the highest paid employees and their families continue to prosper? The fact that Leadership has spent more focus and efforts on KEIP and KERP than any other programs or initiatives is... — read more
FYI: • http://www.kccllc.net/windstream/document/1922312200114000000000012 Includes: • KERP and KEIP incentive plans • Some preliminaries for the March showdown over the Uniti lease • Disputed smaller claims • Lots of disputes over expert... — read more
The 2019 Key Employee Incentive Program (KEIP) provided financial rewards to the top 5 executives if they met certain goals. That plan expired 12/31/19. Windstream submitted a proposal for a 2020 KEIP earlier this... — read more
Windstream came into existence when the Ford's decided to cash out and sell Alltel. Wireline merged with Valor and became Windstream. Wireless assets went to private equity firm and eventually other wireless carriers. The first nail in the coffin was... — read more
Any word on layoffs this week?
Currently, Uniti gets its rent money before any of the creditors. It's worth billions to the creditors to get this changed. Uniti's lease was declared a valid lease in the Aurelius lawsuit - for the purposes of that lawsuit (under the specific... — read more
The U.S. Trustee objects to the 2020 KERP and KEIP programs based on the goals being too low and the bankruptcy dragging on longer than expected. Short and to the point (as far legal filings... — read more
Does anyone know why the company invested to add more space on the3rd floor at the Midtown location? Seems like wasted money and lots of it. The building is half empty with plenty of room for all on 1st and 2 nd floor. Not too mention so many people... — read more
The sh—show continues... https://www.meadvilletribune.com/news/meadville-police-not-receiving-windstream-calls/article_0a0690ca-30af-11ea-bddc-7f97369f080e.html
Any predictions as to what LR 5 are going to announce? "Business as usual" or is this a day AFTER a Wednesday when they traditionally have a layoff? Thoughts?
I worked in Greenville NOC for two months this year and got THE HELL OUTTA THERE. Wondering should I expect Windstream to get me a W-2 mailed in a timely manner or do have I to pull teeth for it? Considering it took 2 months to get me a desk... — read more
Why bother with trying to vent on here when they take down any thread that has management in it.
Elliott is a private equity fund. They own more Windstream debt than anyone else (they bought much of it at a steep discount). They shake up and restructure troubled companies. They bought a stake in AT&T in 2019, then sent its board a letter... — read more
5 years ago this week, Windstream stock was $62 a share. This morning it was 0.0825. HA HA!
How bout the PM leadership team that use to make excuses why they couldn’t manage orders. If Anjail could turn back time. I bet she’d work those orders now. We can’t do this or that and we need all this documentation before we can do anything.
Do you know of any individual contributor been granted a KERP award? The only individuals I could think of is engineering?
Merry Xmas to my former co-workers. The job market is great. So dont let stress from work get you down! That job does not define you. You will see as soon as you leave, so just enjoy the holidays and forget about that place for a few days
Link to judge's order today: http://www.kccllc.net/windstream/document/1922312191223000000000002 New exclusivity deadline: April 22, 2020 New solicitation deadline: June 22, 2020 Filing Exclusivity Period through and including August... — read more
With Cincinnati Bell looking like they will be bought for $2.6 billion dollars - https://www.forbes.com/sites/lizengel/2019/12/23/cincinnati-bell-acquired-in-26-billion-deal/#4c30d10e49ca, it is sad to remember that at one time Windstream could... — read more
The incentive plans to keep key people from leaving run out at the end of 2019. Last Friday night (12/20), Windstream filed motions to establish similar plans for 2020. "KEIP" Key Employee Incentive Program - for the top 5... — read more
So they decided to completely sc-ap the new Emerging repair group they made earlier this year after destroying all the technicians moral in the group and over working all of us. I guess someone above making millions didn't like the director and... — read more
They're making changes again in the gvl office. Combining groups again. Shuffling management. These 'strategic' moves are usually out of panic. Grab a box and hide it. They may be scarce soon.
Not just in 2020, but longterm? I'm starting to doubt it...