Our Culture

Our Culture

Our Core Values influence the way we work and do business at Windstream.

The amazing customer experience we are able to provide through innovative software, network solutions and our people is accomplished because of our strong core values of Accountability, Collaboration, Agility and Respect. Our core values influence everything we do at WIN.

Our Values

Windstream Values provide a strong foundation to drive our behavior and cultivate our beliefs.

Accountability

Accountability

Take ownership. Be responsive and transparent. Fulfill your obligations to your customers, team members and the company

Collaboration

Collaboration

Come together. Work with others to achieve shared goals. Foster an environment of teamwork.

Agility

Agility

Be nimble. Seek out opportunities to improve. Think and act in a way that embraces change.

Respect

Respect

Serve others. Cultivate a climate of dignity, trust and respect for all. Consider others’ opinions equal to your own.

Heart

Our Community

Believe it or not, it’s not just about us.

Yes a lot of focus is given to how awesome our people are, but we also work hard to positively affect the community around us. Windstream has a long-standing relationship with Make a Wish Foundation, Susan G Komen, The Pack Shack, Junior Achievement and many local non-profits. The team at Windstream is encouraged to get involved and to give back to our communities.

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Commitment to Diversity

Connecting people in a world of infinite possibilities. At Windstream, we celebrate the authenticity and uniqueness of our people and their ideas. The diverse voices of our employees fuel our innovation and the inclusive culture we are building empowers each one of us to create amazing customer experiences.

Windstreams Employee Resource Groups fuel our innovative workplace and allow us to build a culture of inclusivity which makes us a stronger company.

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VERG, Veteran’s Employee Resource Group

Mission: Windstream’s Veteran Employee Resource Group (VERG) program is designed to support Windstream’s initiative regarding outreach, recruitment, and retention efforts in the military and veteran communities. Our mission is to be the pillar for our veterans, military spouses and active Guard & Reserve members; by providing networking opportunities, empowering information, and career development that equips each individual to excel in their new career paths.

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WOW, Women of Windstream

Mission: To connect and empower women by creating an inclusive environment for forming supportive relationships and realizing career enhancing experiences. Windstream’s Women of Windstream (WOW) program is designed to recruit, retain, promote, develop and to support Windstream’s women both professionally and personally.

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WIN Pride

Mission: The Windstream Pride employee resource group seeks to increase LGBTQ+ cultural awareness to foster an environment of inclusion for all Windstream Employees. The ERG provides a venue for networking, socialization, professional development, and discussion of LGBTQ+ issues and concerns. WIN Pride encourages and assists Windstream in its efforts to achieve greater market share among the LGBTQ+ community.

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WBPN, Windstream Black Professionals Network

Mission: We are committed to providing a supportive environment for all African American/Black employees that promotes opportunities for personal and professional development while also enhancing cultural awareness and inclusion across our organization. WBPN inspires and supports Windstream’s efforts regarding outreach, recruiting and retention in the African American Community.

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The WINfiles

Windstream’s commitment to give back

Windstream’s commitment to give back

Windstream recognizes the importance of being a partner in our community, because our employees are our community. David Avery, VP of Communications, shares how easy it is to get volunteers within the Windstream team to give back to various organizations throughout the country.

What drew me to Windstream?

What drew me to Windstream?

Windstream, in partnership with our Culture Crews and The Pack Shack, has committed to packing 200,000+ meals to donate to local hunger-relief organizations.