CenturyLink is an American company from Monroe, Louisiana. It provides internet, cable television and telephone service to many areas of the United States.[1]

The original names for the company were the Oak Ridge Telephone Company, Central Telephone and Century Telephone.

CenturyLink was established in 1930 in Oak Ridge, Louisiana.

CenturyLink completed a merger with Qwest on Friday, April 1, 2011.[2] CenturyLink was the surviving company.

CenturyLink won two "Best in Class" awards in 2011.[3]


  1. "CenturyLink Overview". Broadband Now. Retrieved April 19, 2019.
  2. "CenturyLink". United States SEC. Retrieved April 1, 2019.
  3. "CenturyLink Wins "Best in Class" Awards". CenturyLink. Retrieved April 19, 2019.