NTA Associate Members

Members of the Nebraska Telecommunications Association (NTA) provide quality, affordable and reliable communication services to all Nebraskans. From urban to rural areas the services our members provide grow our communities by investing in critical communications infrastructure that empowers Nebraskans to connect and compete on a global level. NTA members are committed to accelerate deployment of broadband across Nebraska. The Nebraska Telecommunications Association exists to serve its members in support of NTA’s principles.

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NTA Associate Members

Categories of Associate Members

Advocacy

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ADVOCACY

Edwards Westerhold Moore

Russ Westerhold – rwesterhold@ewmlobby.com

1233 Lincoln Mall, Suite #201
Lincoln, NE 68508
402-476-1440

Edwards Westerhold Moore is a full-service Nebraska lobbying and government relations firm that provides clients with a comprehensive array of public policy management and advocacy services.

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ADVOCACY

Jensen Rogert Associates, Inc.

Kent Rogert – kent@jensenrogert.com
625 S 14th Street, Suite A
Lincoln, NE 68508-2737
402-436-2165

Jensen Rogert Associates represents a variety of clients in many areas of statute and public policy. We specialize in legislative lobbying, executive branch relations, public policy consultation, contract procurement, and association management.

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FINANCIAL SERVICES

NECA

Jason Krenzer – jkrenzer@neca.org

14515 F Street
Omaha, NE  68137
800-228-0180

NECA administers complex regulatory and financial programs and provides the following services to more than 1,000 local telecommunications companies: file access charge tariffs with the FCC; collect and validate cost and revenue data; ensure compliance with FCC rules; distribute revenues from access charges among pool members based on each company’s costs of providing interstate access; process FCC Regulatory Fees; and offer training and education on a wide variety of telecommunication topics.

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CONSULTING

Woods & Aitken LLP

Paul Schudel – pschudel@woodsaitken.com

301 South 13th Street, Suite 500
Lincoln, NE  68508
402-437-8500

Since 1921, Woods Aitken LLP has provided legal services to many different types of telecommunications companies including private companies, cooperative associations, as well as publicly-traded telecommunications companies. In addition to its regulatory practice, the firm assists telecommunications clients with a broad array of business transactions. Included among these legal services are mergers and acquisitions, financings, procurement of hardware and software, and negotiation and drafting of contracts relating to many facets of the telecommunications business.

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ADVOCACY

Rembolt Ludtke LLP

Andy Pollock – apollock@remboltlawfirm.com

1128 Lincoln Mall, Suite 300
Lincoln, NE  68508
402-475-5100

Legal services, government relations.

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ADVOCACY

Zulkoski Weber LLC

Nancy Osmera – nancy@zulkoskiweber.com
Katie Zulkoski – katie@zulkoskiweber.com

725 South 14th Street
Lincoln, NE 68508
402-975-2195

Katie Zulkoski and Michelle Weber are Nebraska attorneys with a passion for public policy that helps grow and improve our state. As partners at Zulkoski Weber LLC, they provide professional lobbying services before the Nebraska Legislature and all agencies of state government with a focus on telecommunications, healthcare, agriculture, and business issues. Katie and Michelle take pride in their advanced level of engagement with policy makers and their clients alike, providing high-energy and personalized service.

Connectivity Services

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CONNECTIVITY SERVICES

ADTRAN

Dave Nielson – dave.nielson@adtran.com
Matt Stark – matt.stark@adtran.com

901 Explorer Blvd
Huntsville, AL 35806
800-923-8726

Broadband connectivity is foundational to our communities supporting all we do – remote working, telehealth, virtual learning, economic development, and sustainable energy – internet and electric utility providers are unlocking their community’s potential by embracing a new era of fiber – everywhere, fully automated, and powered by intelligence. With unprecedented levels of infrastructure funding available, thousands of communities are delivering high-speed, reliable internet connections to every customer. Adtran offers AI-driven end-to-end fiber broadband solutions. Learn more at adtran.com.

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CONNECTIVITY SERVICES

Calix

Chad Mohling – Chad.Mohling@calix.com
Mark Sohn – Mark.Sohn@calix.com

2777 Orchard Parkway
San Jose, CA 94134
402-429-6308

Calix is the leading provider of the cloud and software platforms, systems, and services required to deliver the unified access network and smart premises of tomorrow. Calix cloud and software platforms enable broadband providers to simplify operations, excite subscribers, and grow their value.

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Connectivity Services

CBM, Inc.

Adam Kealhofer – adamk@cbmrep.com
Tim Locker – timl@cbmrep.com

255 NW Blue Parkway, Suite 200
Lee’s Summit, MO 64063
816-353-6011

Manufacturer’s representative for the telephone, voice, and data communications market.

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CONNECTIVITY SERVICES

Circle Computer Resources

Joe Durham – joe.durham@ccr.net

845 Capital Drive
Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
312-789-4879

CCR is a 2nd generation family business located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Leveraging technology to solve business problems. CCR offers ISPs the following services: Cyber Security along with several other Managed Services, Network Design and Engineering, FCC and FAA Licensing, System Integration, 24/7 Network Operations Services.

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Connectivity Services

Channell Commercial

 

Drake Nilges – dnilges@channell.com

2220 Old Highway 66
PO Box 97
Bourbon, MO 65441
573-205-2774

Channell Commercial Corporation is a proud United States Manufacturer and global supplier of world-class fiber optic solutions, thermoplastic pedestals, and grade level vaults for all your outside plant construction needs. We specialize in end-to-end, full network solutions, and have been at the forefront of industry innovation for over ninety years. We continue to evolve our products to best serve the ever-changing demands of outside plant construction.

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CONNECTIVITY SERVICES

Clearfield

Paul Bruns – pbruns@seeclearfield.com
Kerry Mahoney – kmahoney@seeclearfield.com

7050 Winnetka Avenue North
Minneapolis, MN 55428
763-476-6866

Clearfield is Enabling the Lifestyle that Better Broadband Provides. Our “fiber to anywhere” platform serves the unique requirements of leading wireline and wireless carriers and MSO/cable TV companies’ while catering to the broadband needs of utility/municipality, data center, and military markets. Clearfield’s product suite, designed with labor-lite technologies, reduces labor costs and time to deploy.

 

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CONNECTIVITY SERVICES

Dakota Supply Group

Phil Robinson – Phil.Robinson@DSGSupply.com

800 E 60th Street N
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
712-870-1298

Since our founding in 1898—with roots dating back to 1868, Dakota Supply Group (DSG) has been dedicated to providing all the right connections to our customers in the electrical; plumbing; HVAC; refrigeration; communications; utility; automation; waterworks; on-site sewer, water and well; filtration and metering technology industries. We carry more than 65,000 products from the top brands, but that’s only the beginning. Our experienced team of specialists provides customers with solutions that help them to maximize their employees’ productivity and increase their company’s profitability.

The DSG team provides comprehensive communications solutions, from complete quotation and order services to engineering and design assistance for networks. DSG supplies everything from fiber to specialized tools, from equipment interfaces to material services for large RUS projects. We serve a growing customer base that spreads across North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota, Montana, Wyoming, Iowa, Wisconsin, and Nebraska.

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ENGINEERING

ePlus Technology

Nick Perry – Nick.Perry@eplus.com

13595 Dulles Technology Drive
Herndon, VA 20171
906-282-3372
www.eplus.com
spg-info@eplus.com

ePlus Technology: Service Provider Group creates integrated technology and business solutions for broadband service providers.

ePlus helps broadband providers secure, modernize, optimize, and scale their IT and network infrastructure to realize transformational results. These outcomes are achieved by a relentless commitment to innovation on behalf of every client and through excellence across an innovative portfolio of solutions and services. It’s equal parts strategy, execution, and results, but always with the client at the core.

Access to over 2000 industry manufacturers enhances the services and solutions ePlus extends to broadband providers. Completing the highest levels of mastery, holding top certifications, and leveraging strong industry partnerships gives the ePlus team the tools to employ cost savings, faster deployments, and improved network performance to service providers, all while working to create a better subscriber experience.

A few of the many focus areas where ePlus Technology can help solve network challenges and find solutions are:

  • Carrier Routing and Optical Solutions
  • Carrier Access Solutions
  • Cloud and Data Center Services
  • Security
  • Professional and Managed Services
  • Financing

Learn how access to more technology partners and resources enhances the ability of the ePlus Technology: Service Provider Group to deliver Carrier-grade solutions to broadband networks.

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CONNECTIVITY SERVICES

Goldfield Telecom

Devon Allen – dallen@goldtelecom.com
Jason Beisel – jbeisel@goldtelecom.com

611 N. Main Street
P.O. Box 237
Goldfield, IA 50542
515-825-3400

Goldfield Telecom is a national leader of independent distribution for cutting-edge telecommunications equipment, installation, integration, and distribution. We are committed to assisting customers in reaching their competitive goals by offering proven technology solutions with value-added pricing. Goldfield Telecom provides solutions to ILECs, CLECs, Wireless Carriers, Municipalities, and Universities.

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CONNECTIVITY SERVICES

Inteliquent

Dave Manfredo – dave.manfredo@inteliquent.com
Alina Rattanasavanh – alina.rattanasavanh@inteliquent.com

550 West Adams Street, Suite #900
Chicago, IL 60661
312-380-4562

Inteliquent enables voice, messaging, and 9-1-1 communication services for our valued partners by delivering the best service, over the best network, by the best people. The foundation of Inteliquent’s high quality and reliable communications platform as a service (CPaaS) is its tier 1 network, which is trusted by CLECs, ILECs, and long-distance carriers. Every month the Inteliquent network carries over 25 billion minutes of traffic, connects 189 markets, reaches over 12,000 local calling areas on-net across the U.S., and serves over 91 million phone numbers. We are committed to making our partners successful with the capabilities they need to deliver communications solutions across various applications in a continuously changing environment. Learn more at www.inteliquent.com.

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CONNECTIVITY SERVICES

J-Spot Services

Jesse Jacobs – jesse@jspotservices.com
Tasha Becker – office@jspotservices.com

PO Box 1844
Kearney, NE 68848
844-776-8811

J-Spot proudly leads the region in utility protection services. Based out of Kearney and staffing across the state, J-Spot offers contract and project utility locating, fiber and telecom tech work, hydro excavation, and utility GPS mapping/hosting services.

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CONNECTIVITY SERVICES

KGPco

Ben Kolbe – benjamin.kolbe@kgpco.com
Piper Putrah – piper.putrah@kgpco.com

6712 Ohio Street SW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52404-5437
319-350-5414

Leading communications and technology companies in the business of providing the next generation of networks. A strategic partner you can rely on to navigate change, implement innovation, and build the future.

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CONNECTIVITY SERVICES

MP NexLevel

Derek Groth – derek.groth@mpnexlevel.us

500 County Road 37 East
Maple Lake, MN  55358
320-963-2400

For more than four decades MP Nexlevel has offered expertise in planning, installation, and maintenance of aerial and underground infrastructure work. Our comprehensive construction services, FTTH, directional boring, splicing, plowing, trenching, and more cover the entire spectrum of overhead and underground infrastructure installation.

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CONNECTIVITY SERVICES

National Rural Telecommunications (NRTC)

Sharon Williams – swilliams@nrtc.coop
Mark Chambers – mchambers@nrtc.coop

2121 Cooperative Way, Suite 600
Herndon, VA 20171
703-464-5230

NRTC is Member Driven and Technology Focused. We provide solutions that help our 1,500 telephone and electric members bring all of the advantages of today’s evolving technology to rural America.
NRTC’s solutions included broadband infrastructure and managed network services, wireless technologies, and programming distribution capabilities for video and broadband providers. NRTC helps ensure our members’ success by aggregating their individual buying power, negotiating national contracts, helping members integrate technology solutions with their existing infrastructure, and supporting members following implementation.

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CONNECTIVITY SERVICES

Nex-Tech

Austin Gagnon – agagnon@nex-tech.com
Ivan Sanders – isanders@nex-tech.com

2418 Vine
Hays, KS 67601
785-625-7070

Nex-Tech offers a 24x7x365 network operations center, is a CALEA Trusted 3rd Party support resource, implements business creative solutions, and is partnered with Cordell, an industry leader in network solutions including CDR Reporting, traffic engineering, and RTUs for analog and environmental monitoring.

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Connectivity Services

PUSH, Inc.

 Justin Schieffer – jschieffer@push.us

1100 Lindy Street
Rile Lake, WI 54868
715-236-7874

Push Incorporated leverages over four decades of utility experience to help partners realize cost-effective solutions for their development projects. We offer services for electric, fiber optic, broadband, water, sewer, gas, and oil utility projects, all while protecting the natural environments of America.

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CONNECTIVITY SERVICES

Ribbon Communications

Amanda Lasichanh – amanda.lasichanh@rbbn.com
Steve Martinson – smartinson@rbbn.com

6500 Chase Oaks Blvd, Suite 100
Plano, TX 75023
817-944-5847

Ribbon Communications (Nasdaq: RBBN) delivers communications software, IP, and optical network solutions to service providers, enterprises, and critical infrastructure sectors globally. Our end-to-end solutions portfolio delivers core-to-edge software-centric solutions, cloud-native offers, leading-edge security and analytics tools, along with IP and optical networking solutions for 5G. Visit rbbn.com.

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CONNECTIVITY SERVICES

Tel-Quip, LLC

Scott Townsend – scott@telquip.com
Larry Parker – larry@telquip.com
Steve Roach – steve@telquip.com

5900 Balcones Drive #16944
Austin, TX 78731
913-558-1955

OSP Manufacture representatives for the telecom industry. Representing Sterlite, Lynn, Plummet, U-Tech, and Guntherline.

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Connectivity Services

Toly Digital

Aaron Suto – Aaron.Suto@tolydigital.net
Mike Ricks – Mike.Ricks@tolydigital.net

1005 W Indiantown Road, Suite 201
Jupiter, FL 33458
561-694-8655

Toly is the only industry partner that exclusively provides voice connections in rural America, including SIP and TDM Long Distance, Hosted VoIP, DID’s & Switch Replacement.  Toly’s dedicated team is focused exclusively on rural communications providers we have served for over 25 years. We strive for customer satisfaction, not just great customer service.

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Unite Private Networks

Shanon Morris – shanon.morris@upnfiber.com
Shaun Brannen – shaun.brannen@upnfiber.com

3880 Ver Mass Place
Lincoln, NE 68502
402-575-1304

UPN provides fiber-optic communications infrastructure to schools, governments, carriers, data centers, hospitals, and enterprise business customers.

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Zyxel Communications

Kenia Pena – kenia.pena@zyxel.com
Bob McMillion – broadband@zyxel.com

1130 N. Miller Street
Anaheim, CA 95806
714-632-0882

Zyxel, a pioneer in IP technology for over 30 years, provides a complete portfolio of DSL broadband gateways, home connectivity solutions, and smart home management. Zyxel Solutions offer service providers a range of devices and high-speed internet access to meet the worldwide market requirements for triple-play services. Headquartered in Anaheim, CA, Zyxel provides a range of devices and technologies to design the perfect service for lasting customer satisfaction. www.zyxel.com

Consulting

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CONSULTING

Consortia Consulting, Inc.

Dan Caldwell – dcaldwell@consortiaconsulting.com

233 S 13th Street, Suite 1500
Lincoln, NE 68508
402-441-4315

At Consortia we help our clients make the difficult financial, operational, and strategic decisions encountered in today’s rapidly changing environment. Our consultants average more than 20 years of telecommunications experience, applying extensive knowledge and expertise to resolve critical issues impacting your company’s financial performance. We meet with you to assess challenges, potential problems, and opportunities. Our team works with you to develop and implement plans that meet your specific needs and enhance your productivity and profitability. Consortia Consulting – Here for you!

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FINANCIAL SERVICES

Erickson & Brooks, CPAs

Dan Wiesen – dwiesen@eb-cpa.com

P.O. Box 1270
Fremont, NE  68026-1270
402-721-3454

Full-service CPA firm that offers accounting, auditing, business consulting and income tax services, specializing in the telecommunications industry for over seventy years. Our major strength is in our people. Whatever service you need or desire, we have the expertise and commitment to quality and personal service to assist you.

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CONSULTING

SBW Consulting LLC

Shaun Barkley – sbarkley.sbw@gmail.com
James Slattery – jrslats@gmail.com

PO Box 21918
Lincoln, NE 68542-1918
402-540-2834

Telecommunications Consulting

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CONSULTING

TCA

Stacey Brigham, Regulatory Director – info@tcatel.com

526 Chapel Hills Drive, Suite 100
Colorado Springs, CO 80920
719-266-4334

TCA, Inc – Telecom Consulting Associates is a comprehensive business consulting firm that adopts a strategic, focused, and innovative team approach to providing solutions for broadband in rural America. We specialize in financial projections, budgets, marketing, and line of business analysis. TCA provides our clients with a personalized service designed to support steady growth and financial stability while achieving long-term success in deploying broadband services.
Advocacy ~ CFO Support ~ Financial ~ Grants ~ HR Solutions ~ Marketing ~ Mergers & Acquisitions ~ Network Services ~ Performance Management ~ Regulatory ~ Sales & Marketing Training ~ Strategic Planning

Engineering

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ENGINEERING

Finley Engineering Company, Inc.

Ben Humphrey, Vice Presidentb.humphrey@finleyusa.com
Chris Konechne – c.konechne@finleyusa.com

1981 Engebretson Street
Slayton, MN 56172
507-777-2000

Finley Engineering Company is a full-service engineering consultancy, in a unique position to serve both the broadband and energy industries. We have a successful history of providing expertise in Communications technology and energy engineering services for a wide variety of clients such as independent telecom providers, large carriers, and government entities.

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ENGINEERING

HunTel Engineering

Karlin Kelley, President – kkelley@htleng.com

1613 Washington Street
Blair, NE  68008
402-426-6100

HunTel provides engineering services to facilitate the design, implementation, and construction of our customer’s communication or data systems.

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ENGINEERING

KLJ Engineering

Lance Fred – lance.fred@kljeng.com
Kary Johnston – kary.johnston@kljeng.com

400 E. Broadway Ave, Suite 600
Bizmark, ND 58502
701-355-8400

Since the 1930’s, we have planned, designed, and supported infrastructure across the country such as roads, runways, pipelines, and parks. Our solutions turn visions into reality, improving the lives of people and communities. We’re proud to work in various geographies and markets across the nation. For more information, visit www.kljeng.com.

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ENGINEERING

Olsson

Ryan Meints – rmeints@olsson.com
Ryan Klug – rklug@olsson.com

601 P Street, Suite 200
Lincoln, NE 68508
402-474-6311

We’re Olsson, a nationally recognized, employee-owned engineering and design firm with a rich history of success. Founded in 1956 on the very mindset that drives us today, we’re here to improve communities by making them more sustainable, better connected, and more efficient. Simply put, we work to leave the world better than we found it.
Though our philosophy hasn’t changed since John E. Olsson opened our doors many years ago, we have certainly evolved, adding dozens of offices across nine states. Olsson can perform professional services nationwide. We have more than 2,000 professionals and offer a comprehensive list of services.
Olsson’s full suite of design and engineering services in telecommunications is focused on giving clients peace of mind. We ensure every client need is met, from conceptual planning and design through the final phases of construction. Our solutions include the following: optical planning, high-level and low-level design, communications master plans and feasibility studies, optical testing review, and asset management.

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ENGINEERING

RVW, Inc.

Mark Massman, President – mmassman@rvwinc.com
Toby Goc, Vice President – tgoc@rvwinc.com

4118 Howard Boulevard
P.O. Box 495
Columbus, NE  68602
402-564-2876

Professional engineering, architecture, consulting, and computer billing services including planning, design, OSP, COE, transport, fiber, wireless, FTTH, IP, CAD, GIS, IPTV, Cable TV, financing assistance, grant writing, local and toll billing, and CABS.

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ENGINEERING

Vantage Point Solutions

Karl Hochmuth – Karl.Hochmuth@vantagepnt.com

2211 N. Minnesota St.
Mitchell, SD  57301
303-319-5136

Better Broadband means Better Lives. Vantage Point helps broadband providers bring that promise to life through start-to-FUTURE engineering, consulting, and OSP services tailored to the unique needs of each company, Co-op, and community we serve. Employee owned and committed to the long-term success of our clients: We are the Broadband People!

Financial Services

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FINANCIAL SERVICES

CoBank

Andy Smith – asmith@cobank.com

2300 Windy Ridge Pkwy., Ste 370-S
Atlanta, GA 30339
770-618-3260

CoBank is a national cooperative bank serving vital industries across rural America. The bank provides loans, leases, export financing and other financial services to agribusiness and rural power, water, and communications providers in all 50 states.

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FINANCIAL SERVICES

Forvis

Cheryl Clauson – Cheryl.Clauson@forvis.com
Jeff Naig – Jeff.Naig@forvis.com

1401 50th Street, Suite #350
West Des Moines, IA 50266
515-223-0159

FORVIS is built upon the strong legacies BKD and DHG. With more than 5,400 dedicated professionals who serve clients in all 50 states, as well as across the globe. At FORVIS, we offer comprehensive audit, tax, advisory, and wealth management services.

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FINANCIAL SERVICES

Innovative Systems

Steve Garrow – SteveG@innovsys.com
Doug Powers – DougP@innovsys.com

1000 Innovative Drive
Mitchell, SD 57301
605-995-6120
605-990-7111

Innovative Systems is a mission-critical enterprise software solution that enables independent service providers to seamlessly manage their business, deliver modern network services, and reduce operating costs. Innovative Systems core products include eLation, a market-leading Billing & Operations Support System (BSS/OSS), InnoStream Multi-Generation TV (MG-TV), a streaming video solution suite, and APMax, a hardware and software Voice over IP (VoIP) platform. Based in Mitchell, South Dakota, Innovative Systems is proud to support connectivity across the country including delivering outstanding service to its Telecom, Cable, Municipality, Power, and Utility customers and their constituents. For more information, please visit www.innovsys.com

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FINANCIAL SERVICES

JSI

Ryan Denzel –  rdenzel@jsitel.com
Jon Boike – jboike@jsitel.com
1380 Corporate Center Curve, Suite 310
Eagan, MN 55121
651-452-2660

JSI provides financial, management, regulatory, business development, marketing, strategic planning, and training services to ILECs, CLECs, video and broadband providers, and other telecom companies. Established in 1962, JSI can assist with forecasting, competitive pricing/bundling, new business assessment, operational reform, strategic partnerships, mergers/acquisitions, and more. Find us at www.jsitel.com.

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FINANCIAL SERVICES

The M & A Advisory Group

Patrick O’Keefe – patrick@maadvisorygroup.com

5724 S. Union Lane
Littleton, CO 80127
303-903-3875

Investment banking company providing advisory services for telecom companies considering buying or selling companies or specific assets.

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FINANCIAL SERVICES

MACC (Mid America Computer Corp.)

Ryan Thompson – rthompson@maccnet.com
Joelle Kesling – jkesling@maccnet.com

111 Admiral Drive
Blair, NE  68008
402-426-6222

MACC’s billing system is used by telecom companies of all sizes across the United States. Our products empower clients to reach new levels of efficiency through integration and process automation. MACC’s products are supported by professional and dedicated customer care teams to ensure the outstanding service our clients deserve. Plus, we offer the stability of being a growing company with more than 45 years of experience. For more information on how your company can begin enjoying the benefits of MACC, contact us at 1-800-622-2502 or www.maccnet.com

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FINANCIAL SERVICES

Moss Adams LLP

Chris Skidmore – chris.skidmore@mossadams.com
Chad Duval – chad.duval@mossadams.com

7285 West 132nd Street, Suite 220
Overland Park, KS 66213
913-599-3236

Moss Adams, LLP has served telecommunications companies since 1957, providing audit, tax, and consulting services to commercial and cooperative telcos nationwide. Other services include: RUS audits, separations, traffic, tariffs, valuations, strategic planning and rate cases.

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FINANCIAL SERVICES

Van Hoet & Company, Chartered

Gerard Van Hoet – gerard@vanhoetcpa.com

26929 W. Shadow Circle
Olathe, KS  66062
913-696-1896

Full-service CPA firm specializing in telecommunications. Services include regulatory consulting, cost studies, audit, accounting, and tax.

Power Products

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POWER PRODUCTS

Action Battery Wholesalers, Inc.

Allen Amos – allena@actionbattery.com

484 County Road W
Somerset, WI 54025
715-247-5512

Supporting all markets with critical power needs for over 30 years. Action Battery offers a wide range of high-quality products to meet all of your DC power requirements.

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POWER PRODUCTS

Ash Battery Systems, a division of HM Cragg

(A Division of HM Cragg)

Andy Ash – andy.ash@hmcragg.com
David Cunningham – david.cunningham@hmcragg.com

11016 Strang Line Road FHM
Lenexa, KS 66215
913-722-3191

Ash Battery has served the telecom, UPS, data center, and utility industrial markets in the Midwestern US since 1954. To ensure the operational safety and dependability of your DC power system, we offer total DC solutions and integration, as well as a complete line of products for any level of a project.

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Echo Electric

Patrick Karels – patrick.karels@echogroupinc.com
Jeff O’Brien – jeff.obrien@echogroupinc.com

4325 Gifford Rd
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
712-322-0291

Communications and Electrical Products.

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POWER PRODUCTS

Fontel, Inc.

Sam Romagnano – sam@fontel.com
Lisa Rasmussen – lisa@fontel.com
Brett Mitchell – brett@fontel.com
Kurt Mitchell – kurt@fontel.com

804 E Street
Aurora, NE 68818
402-694-4204
800-238-0787

Fontel is a leading wholesale distributor that specializes in the distribution and support of voice/video communication peripheral equipment and horizontal cabling materials. Our portfolio includes products such as IP phones, conference phones, headsets, webcams, UC peripheral equipment, PTZ cameras, video soundbars, high-speed wire and cable, horizontal cabling endpoints and materials, surge protection, and UPS solutions.
Fontel is a stocking distributor for Jabra, Poly, EPOS, JPL Telecom, Shokz, Addasound, Yealink, Yamaha, UC, Konftel, VDO360, Plenom, BlueParrott, VXI, ICC, Wavenet, ITWLinx, and MinuteMan.

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POWER PRODUCTS

Innerduct.com

Alison Kleinbeck – akleinbeck@innerduct.com

8200 N 56th Street
Lincoln, NE 68514
402-325-0451 (O)
402-219-3190 (C)

Largest independent provider of HDPE Innerduct and 20k handholes in the country. We stock all associated materials. We are a proud member of the National Minority Supplier Development Council.

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POWER PRODUCTS

Netceed

Dan Neitge – dan.neitge@netceed.com
Jane Elder – jane.elder@netceed.com

7126 Old Hwy 52
Welcome, NC 27374
1-800-NETCEED

Netceed is a global leader in distribution, logistics, technical engineering, and product design with over 30 years of expertise and performance supporting the telecommunications and broadband industry. Our robust portfolio powers HFC, FTTH, FTTx, wireless, 5G/mobile, and data center technologies with extensive industry expertise and performance. With more then 80 locations across 19 countries, we’re shaping the future of communicatinos networks across the globe.

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POWER PRODUCTS

NMC Cat

Tyler Harm – tylerharm@nmcpower.com
Alex Carritt – alexcarritt@nmcpower.com

11002 Sapp Brothers Drive
Omaha, NE 68138
402-891-8600

Demanding applications demand reliable power. NMC Cat – a Caterpillar dealer providing diesel and gas gen sets, industrial engines, ATS, paralleling switchgear, and UPS – delivers the right level of service and support to a multitude of industries.

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PowerTech

Pat Henry – phenry@powertechteam.com
Josh Kallsen – josh@powertechteam.com

2614 Railroad Highway
Council Bluffs, IA 51503
712-256-8702

PowerTech is your emergency power generation systems provider in Nebraska and Iowa. PowerTech provides diesel and gas emergency power generation systems. PowerTech offers quality maintenance on all makes and models of generators and ATS. With a dedicated generator service group and industry-leading customer support, PowerTech ensures your equipment is in top shape giving you peace of mind.

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Power & Tel

Katie Larson – katie.larson@ptsupply.co

200 Keough Drive
Piperton, TN 38017
605-681-0358

Power & Tel, specializes in the procurement, sales, and material management of products you need to build and maintain the networks that serve us all.

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Power Product Services, Inc.

Curt Ritter – Curt.Ritter@exponentialpower.com
Kevin Patrick – Kevin.Patrick@exponentialpower.com

18180 E 32nd Pl, Unit D
Aurora, CO 80011
702-859-4625

Power Product Services, Inc. is a turnkey DC power installation and service company. PPS provides and installs batteries, power bays, inverter systems, cabling, and other equipment/service involved in DC power plants. PPS technicians have experience with both new installations as well as complete power bay replacements where hot cuts are required. Established in 1992, PPS has become an industry leader in providing backup power products and services. PPS is also a major service provider for CAT 5/6, and fiber optic installation, testing, and service.

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Vermeer High Plains

Kyle Fessler – kfessler@vermeerhp.com
Joe Klein – joe@vermeerhp.com

5700 N 70th Street
Lincoln, NE 68507
402-467-5396

Vermeer High Plains is a family-owned and operating business since 1979 with five convenient locations spanning across Nebraska and South Dakota. As an authorized dealership of Vermeer Industrial Equipment, we offer a range of services including sales, leasing, parts, and service.

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Watts Electric Company

Ashlee Gordon – ashleeg@gowatts.com
Toni Watts-McDonald – toniw@gowatts.com

13351 Dovers Street
Waverly, NE 68462
402-786-2270

Watts Electric Company is a family-owned & operated electrical contractor with over 100 employees. Diversification has been the key success of Watts Electric Company. Today, the company specializes in traffic signals, roadway & ornamental lighting, high mast towers & signage, airport lighting, athletic field lighting, directional boring, substations, power line construction, fiber optics work, generator, and much more.

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Telcom Insurance Group

Jordan Roberts – jordan@telcominsgrp.com
Sean Benefiel –  Sean@telcominsgrp.com
Peter Elliott – pje@telcominsgrp.com

1700 E Douglas Ave
Wichita, KS 67214
301-220-3200

Providing insurance and risk management for telecommunications organizations. Here are Telcom Insurance Group, we are proud to support the rural telecommunications industry and to provide unmatched service through every storm and circumstance. Our experienced team strives to provide not only customized insurance solutions but also the kind of trusted service that makes our customers feel more like family. We firmly believe that we are stronger together, and we are confident that you will agree!

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UNITEL Insurance

Shane Ideus – sideus@unicogroup.com

1128 Lincoln Mall, Suite 200
Lincoln, NE 68508
402-434-7215

UNITEL is a division of UNICO group, dedicated to providing rich solutions for the telecommunications industry. Teaming up with UNITEL connects you with insurance experts privy to current state and national advances. Evolving technologies and trends offer a unique set of challenges and opportunities insurance options being one of them. We’re here to help identify strategies so that you can best protect every aspect of your business.