Mediacom Cable was founded by Seth Miller in 1995. The company provides internet service, cable television, and telephone service to 23 states. The company was previously publicly traded but became a privately owned company in March of 2011 and is now owned by CEO Commisso.
In April 2018, Mediacom launched in Pakistan. ShareChat, India’s social media platform that is similar to Facebook, hired MediaCom to handle its media mandate in June 2019.
The company is the 5th largest provider of cable television services in the US and serves 22 states. The company’s focus is on rural areas and small towns and is the largest broadband provider in Iowa.
The FCC ranked Mediacom one of the top 4 internet service providers who actually delivers the internet speeds that customers pay for in 2012. However, that same year, a survey done by Consumer Reports lists Mediacom as one of the worst cable providers in the nation. This, according to a survey of 50,000 persons.
Mediacom Cable has approximately 4,500 full-time employees and an annual revenue in 2009 of $1.460 billion.