Logo via Cox

Cox Crews Mobilized to Reconnect Gulf Coast

Originally published on Cox.com

Cox has mobilized its employees with support from outside of the Gulf Coast area to begin assessing damage and restoring service outages caused by Hurricane Sally. In times like this, we understand it is important to stay connected and we want our services to help you do that.

“Our thoughts are with the Gulf Coast communities impacted by Hurricane Sally and we will not rest until all of the service area is reconnected,” said David Deliman, market vice president of Cox Gulf Coast. “We’re working hard to restore any impacted services, with the safety of our employees and customers in mind.”

Cox Solutions Stores in Crestview and Fort Walton Beach are open, Pensacola, West Pensacola and Destin will open once power is restored. For information on the store closures and other updates please visit cox.com.

“As power is restored, we will continue to ensure that all customers are reconnected to their Cox services,” said Anthony Pope, senior vice president and region manager of Cox Southeast.

To help customers keep up to date with the latest news, weather and information, Cox customers can download the Contour app on Apple or Google Play. Once downloaded, choose “Live TV” from the side menu then select “TV Go Channels.”  Visit watchtv.cox.com for more information.

As the recovery efforts begin, Cox would like to remind residents:

  • Keep away from loose, dangling or down lines.  Treat every line as if it is an active power line.
  • Avoid placing storm debris near Cox pedestals in your yard to prevent damage
  • We will prioritize restoration of services for first responders and medical facilities.

Residents can get more information about frequently asked questions and receive updates at Cox.com.

About Cox Communications
Cox Communications is committed to creating meaningful moments of human connection through broadband applications and services. The largest private telecom company in America, we proudly serve six million homes and businesses across 18 states. We’re dedicated to empowering others to build a better future and celebrate diverse products, people, suppliers, communities and the characteristics that makes each one unique. Cox Communications is the largest division of Cox Enterprises, a family-owned business founded in1898 by Governor James M. Cox.



Latest News

CDO Series: Humana’s Carolyn Tandy

Following the murder of George Floyd, the role of Chief Diversity Officers has become more important as companies started to be more intentional with their diversity, equity and inclusion efforts, which has made the last few years tumultuous for many CDOs. In the first interview of a series of articles…

The Importance of Education-Focused Community Partnerships

Community partnerships focused on education are vital to creating and improving the network that connects diverse, underrepresented students and young professionals with employers seeking new talent. For Stephanie Turner, VP of Inclusion, Diversity and Social Innovation at MITRE, advocation starts at the root of education: grade school curriculum, especially in…

5 Biggest News Stories of the Week: August 4

As the saying goes, the news never stops — but there’s a lot of it out there, and all of it doesn’t always pertain to our readers. In this weekly news roundup, we’ll cover the top news stories that matter most to our diversity focused audience. 1. The Supreme Court’s…

Mastercard Names Ellen Jackowski Chief Sustainability Officer

Originally published at mastercard.com. Mastercard ranked No. 2 on The DiversityInc Top 50 Companies for Diversity list in 2022.   Mastercard announced Ellen Jackowski will join the company as Chief Sustainability Officer starting July 25, 2022. In this role, she will be instrumental in further integrating Mastercard’s Environmental, Social and Governance…

Seven Startups Join Mastercard Start Path Program, Supporting Underrepresented Founders

Originally published at mastercard.com. Mastercard ranked No. 2 on The DiversityInc Top 50 Companies for Diversity list in 2022.   Mastercard is expanding its award-winning Start Path startup engagement program to include seven early and late-stage startups hailing from the United States, Canada and Latin America. Carbon Neutral Club, Guava, oneKIN, Palla, SUMA…