Canquest Communications Awarded Canadian Choice Award as Best Telecommunications Company in Chatham


Chatham, ON and Toronto, ON (January 11, 2024) – PomeGran Inc., a leading owner and operator of fibre and fixed wireless rural broadband networks across North America, under the brands of IceNet Wireless, CochraneTel, Canquest Communications and Digicom, is pleased to announce that Canquest Communications has been awarded the Winner – Chatham in the Telecommunications category, at the 2024 Canadian Choice Award, beating out larger well-known regional and national telecommunications service providers.

The Canadian Choice Award Winners are chosen through a comprehensive process involving independent analysis, assessment of community impact, responses to a detailed business questionnaire, and feedback from nominator forms. This multifaceted approach ensures a fair and thorough evaluation of each candidate’s merits.

“We are once again very proud of our Canquest team for being recognized by not just their community but also by a third-party organization, such as the Canadian Choice Award, for their exceptional customer service,” said Rob Klein, Vice President & General Manager of Canquest Communications. “In this highly competitive marketplace, we are showing that locally operated ISPs with an keen focus on customer service and satisfaction are the key to building and growing our businesses, and we want to thank Nicole and her team for this well-deserved national recognition,” he concluded.

“Over the past few years, we have been recognized within the communities that we serve as providing the best internet and telecommunications services, and we are grateful for this continued recognition. We have always focused on providing quality services to our customers at reasonable prices, coupled with exceptional customer care. Winning these awards shows that our caring approach to our customers is being well-recognized and appreciated,” said Nicole Mihalco, Director of Operations, Canquest Communications.

Canquest Communications (Online) Inc. (canquest.com) is part of the PomeGran Group (pomegran.io).

About Canadian Choice Awards

Recognizing The Small Business Owners

Canadian Choice Award (CCA) was founded on the belief that small businesses are the backbone of Canada, often lighting up our communities with their passion and resilience, yet sometimes remaining in the shadows.

From the cozy restaurants in Toronto to the enduring family-run stores in Halifax, CCA is dedicated to spotlighting and championing these vital establishments.

About Canquest Communications (Online) Inc.:

Based in Chatham, Ontario, Canquest is an award-winning local independent telecom value-added services company, providing its customers with superior customer service and competitive offerings. Over the last 32 years, Canquest has expanded its service offering from phone services to include advanced residential and business internet and telephony services to the counties of southwestern Ontario.

Canquest’s goal is to provide rural and Indigenous communities throughout Canada with reliable and affordable telecommunication services to bridge the digital divide between Canadian underserved rural and expanding urban communities. canquest.com

About PomeGran Inc.:

PomeGran has its headquarters in Toronto, ON Canada. We are a premier fibre-centric broadband infrastructure provider. We own and operate broadband networks, owning both underground and aerial fibre assets and fixed wireless access (FWA) assets. PomeGran provides broadband services, targeting the large underserved market in Eastern Canada and the Northeastern US.

PomeGran was founded on the principle of bridging the digital divide between Indigenous, rural, and urban communities, so that everyone can access high-speed Internet to participate in today’s economy, and tomorrow’s workforce. pomegran.io


Rosanna Cavallaro
Vice President, Marketing
Canquest Communications
C: 1-416-318-7150
E: rosanna@canquest.com
W: canquest.com