Digicel St. Lucia was designated Best Mobile Network Coverage in the 2020 Ookla Speedtest Awards, making it the go-to network for a seamless mobile network coverage experience in St. Lucia. Ookla, the company behind Speedtest ® , is the global leader in fixed broadband and mobile network testing applications, data and analysis.
Siobhan James- Alexander, Digicel St. Lucia’s Chief Executive Officer said: “It brings myself & my team unmeasurable gratification when we receive awards like this! Over the past few years, we have done extensive work to improve our island- wide network in an effort to provide our customers with the best mobile experience. We have invested heavily in our network. An investment that increased our overall coverage, provided faster mobile data speeds & better call quality. This award is a testament of our investment and the promise made to the island of St. Lucia. I must mention our hardworking Digicel staff for always going beyond to ensure that the customer’s experience is kept optimal.”
Throughout the Caribbean, Digicel rode high in the Ookla Speedtest Awards, with multiple markets receiving awards for Fastest Mobile Network, Best Mobile Coverage and Fastest Internet Provider; and Digicel earning the award for 2020 Speedtest Fastest Mobile Network in The Caribbean.
Along with Jamaica, Haiti and Trinidad & Tobago received the Fastest Mobile Network award; and Bermuda, Dominica, Turks & Caicos Islands and Haiti also captured Fastest Internet Provider. Over in Curacao, Grenada, Nauru, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, St. Barthelemy and Trinidad & Tobago they took home the award for Best Mobile Coverage.
The Speedtest Awards, presented by Ookla, are an elite designation reserved for fixed and mobile providers in a market. Based on consumer-initiated tests and background scans from Speedtest applications, Speedtest Awards represent real-world network performance and the internet speeds and coverage provided to customers.