Aug 19, 2014
We have received a VTP Notification from Avaya. Read More
Welcome to the Telecommunications & Technologies Office, the site for newly-merged Communications & Technologies and Telecommunications offices! We are proud to carry on the traditions of our separate sectors under a new united banner.
Mission Statement: Our mission is to protect and better the lives of our retired, current and future members. We are dedicated to growing our Union by educating, strengthening and uniting our membership. With the strategic use of our power we will stop the erosion of our Union by our employers.
The Telecommunications & Technologies Office is the new name for the newly-merged Communications & Technologies and Telecommunications offices, as a result of the continuing work on Resolution One, Ready for the Future. The new office is proud to continue the traditions associated with each of the previous sectors. The office has responsibility for ADT, Alcatel-Lucent, AT&T (Legacy T), Avaya, CenturyLink, Frontier, OFS (Atlanta & Sturbridge), and Windstream.
Aug 6, 2014
The merger of these two competing companies would likely have meant more job loss since both companies have a track record of offshoring U.S. jobs. Had the merger gone forward, the two companies likely would have bragged about new synergies that would enable them to cut even more U.S. jobs. Read More