Meet Our People

Business Solution Experts


Our Business Solution Experts are here to help your business succeed! Contact us for all of your communication needs. We’ll set you up with the correct equipment, personnel, and services.


Chloe Keprios-Tryon
New Services & Smart Products Expert
218-444-1157
Chloe is our link to the up and coming generation of business owners. She started here in 2014 as an intern and we didn’t let her get away! Chloe handles new business accounts as well as helping all of our business clients with any of our Smart products, such as Video cameras, access control or other self-monitoring business devices. Her growing knowledge of these products and amazing attitude has made her indispensable to the team. In her spare time Chloe likes to kayak with her new hubby and make outstanding meals for him and their dog Harley. What time is dinner?

CONTACT CHLOE


Chuck Hildebrant
Resort Service Expert & East Side Support
218-999-7442
Charles or Chuck as we like to call him, is our go-to for all things related to resort services. Chuck also greets us every day with a happy GO TEAM! He is a long-timer having started at PBC in 2007. Chuck is based in our Grand Rapids office and his vast telecom knowledge serves all of his business clients and his customer service is 2nd to none. If you own a resort or your business is located east of Cass Lake, Chuck is your guy! In his spare time Chuck and his wife indulge in winemaking and spoiling their dog Bella. GO CHUCK!

CONTACT CHUCK


Rosie Berg
Communications Solutions & SM Strategist
218-444-1153
Rosie joined us in 2015 and has taken that time to become an expert of our Managed Voice offering as well as Mitel Phone systems. If you are in need of a new telecommunications platform, Rosie can help you out! We have also taken advantage of her background in Marketing and Social Media for some of PBC social media needs. Rosie has a passion for community and spends time volunteering for multiple organizations. She embodies the culture and spirit of PBC! Rosie and her husband spend their time watching their daughter rip up the ice at hockey while their son continually entertains them. She’s always on the go!

CONTACT ROSIE


Lorie Karas
Metro/Carrier Services & Telecom Guru
218-444-1148
Lorie’s loyalty to Paul Bunyan Communications (she’s been here since 2001!) gives her vast knowledge of business telecommunication needs. Lorie has the knowledge to help your business with any product or service we offer. She is also our go-to for Metro Ethernet services and Circuits, keeping you connected to the world. In her spare time, she is an avid scrapbooker and a voice of reason for a husband, 4 kids and 2 dogs! Lorie can handle anything!

CONTACT LORIE

Contact a business solutions expert today.
They are familiar with the marketplace and needs of local businesses – small and large.

Solutions Engineer


Jake Lien

Solutions Engineer

Jake is the newest addition to our Business Solutions Team.  He brings technical and IP expertise to our group.  He helps us configure solutions that are right for you, whether it is Managed Voice, a new phone system, security cameras, or access control.  Jake will help us put it all together for you.  In his spare time, he is a volunteer fire fighter and commentates for Blackduck High School sports.  There is never a dull moment with Jake around!



Advertising Solutions

Don Dale
Advertising Solutions

Don has been in advertising for over 20 years right here in northern Minnesota and can help grow your business by marketing to our PBTV subscribers through low cost, effective television advertising. Don will work with you individually and customize a TV advertising plan to maximize your reach on 55 of the most popular cable networks. In his spare time Don enjoys golfing and bowling. If you are ready to enhance your marketing efforts, please contact Don. He is here to help!

 

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Business I.T. Specialists

Is your critical business data being backed up effectively? Need help configuring your Firewall, VPN, or WiFi?
Are you feeling overwhelmed by your I.T. workload?

We have a highly skilled staff of Data Service Representatives that will create and maintain a strong, stable, and secure I.T. infrastructure to ensure your business is powered to produce at its maximum potential.