EarthLink, Inc. is an Internet service provider, providing nationwide Internet access and related value-added services to individual and business customers. The Company's primary service offerings are dial-up and high-speed Internet access services and related value-added services, such as ancillary services sold as add-on features to its Internet access services, search and advertising. In addition, through its wholly owned subsidiary, New Edge Networks (New Edge), it builds and manages Internet protocol (IP) based area networks for businesses and communications carriers. The Company operates two reportable segments, Consumer Services, and Business Services. EarthLink's Consumer Services segment provides Internet access and related value-added services to individual customers. Its Business Services segment provides integrated communications services and related value-added services to businesses and communications carriers.

Employee Rating

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TypeSubsidiary
Parent CompanyWindstream
HQAtlanta, GA, US
Founded1994
Websiteearthlink.net
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
EarthLink was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in Atlanta, GA, US

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Key People/Management at EarthLink

Glenn Goad

Glenn Goad

CEO
Mike Borellis

Mike Borellis

CFO
Mike Toplisek

Mike Toplisek

President
Brian Mclaughlin

Brian Mclaughlin

COO
Dennis Hall

Dennis Hall

Chief Revenue Officer
Jennifer Spindel

Jennifer Spindel

EVP Consumer Experience
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EarthLink Office Locations

EarthLink has an office in Atlanta
Atlanta, GA, US (HQ)
980 Hammond Dr #400
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EarthLink Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

1994

Total Funding

$15 m

Investors

In total, EarthLink had raised $15 m. EarthLink is a subsidiary of Windstream

EarthLink Revenue

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EarthLink's revenue was reported to be $959.87 m in FY, 2016 which is a 12.5% decrease from the previous period.
USDQ2, 2010

Financial Leverage

1.4 x
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EarthLink Operating Metrics

Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014FY, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016

ARPU

$22.06$22.99$23.18$23.92$23.24$23.62$23.48$23.57$23.91$24.04$23.76$22.89

Fiber Miles

29 k

Subscribers

938 k893 k854 k648 k785 k777 k752 k729 k704 k689 k689 k821 k
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EarthLink Revenue Breakdown

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EarthLink revenue breakdown by business segment: 41.4% from Enterprise/Mid-Market, 23.3% from Small Business, 14.8% from Carrier/Transport and 20.5% from Consumer

EarthLink Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

81/100

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EarthLink Online and Social Media Presence

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EarthLink Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C

    66/100

  • CEO Rating

    C-

    63/100

  • Compensation

    D

    54/100

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EarthLink Blogs

3 Things to Consider When Choosing a Remote Tech Tool

Summary: Ever wondered what exactly remote tech support is? Or if it’s actually safe to give a stranger control over your device? We break down the aptly-named tool, how to stay secure if you’re using a remote support option, and how to decide if it’s something you should invest in. If you’ve ever n…

Email Phishing 101: What Exactly is Email Phishing?

Summary: Protecting your personal information online can feel like a full-time job. But once you know what you’re looking for, things get considerably easier. Email phishing, for example, is one way that people try to scam you in your own inbox. We’ve collected some of the most common phishing email…

Browser Privacy: Browsers & Settings to Maximize Your Security

Summary: You know the cornerstones of online security, from using a strong password to thinking twice before posting private information on public social media. But there’s a less obvious element to this, too: choosing a secure browser. Learn what browser privacy is, why it’s important, the top-rate…

Hard Drive or Cloud: The Best Ways to Save Your Digital Life

Summary: So you know organizing your files is important. But are you wondering if they really need to be backed up? Or how exactly you choose between a flash drive, external hard drive, or the cloud? We’ve got the factors you need to consider and the answer to just which files you should have duplic…

How to Improve Your WiFi Signal in Your Apartment or Dorm Room

Summary: Moving into dorm or apartment is a rite of passage for many of us. But slow, unreliable internet doesn’t have to be. Learn how to watch for signs of weak WiFi signals, where to put your router, and how to improve your overall high-speed internet experience in an apartment or dorm room and g…

What is a Mobile Hotspot?

Summary: A mobile hotspot is a feature that virtually every smartphone has, but not everyone understands or knows when to use it. By creating a WiFi network for your devices, a mobile hotspot can be a more secure connection option than a cafe or coffee shop for people on the go — but it can ...
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EarthLink Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was EarthLink founded?

    EarthLink was founded in 1994.

  • Who are EarthLink key executives?

    EarthLink's key executives are Glenn Goad, Mike Borellis and Mike Toplisek.

  • How many employees does EarthLink have?

    EarthLink has 895 employees.

  • What is EarthLink revenue?

    Latest EarthLink annual revenue is $959.9 m.

  • What is EarthLink revenue per employee?

    Latest EarthLink revenue per employee is $1.1 m.

  • Who are EarthLink competitors?

    Competitors of EarthLink include HC2 Holdings, NTT Communications and Granite Telecommunications.

  • Where is EarthLink headquarters?

    EarthLink headquarters is located at 980 Hammond Dr #400, Atlanta.

  • Where are EarthLink offices?

    EarthLink has an office in Atlanta.

  • How many offices does EarthLink have?

    EarthLink has 1 office.