Tombigbee Electric Power Association Will Bring Internet Services To Some Area Counties

By Conexon | August 10, 2019

By Stephanie Poole – August 10, 2019| LEE COUNTY, Miss.(WCBI) – Tombigbee Electric Power Association announced a plan to begin a broadband network service. Tombigbee is one of the…

Fast 50: Conexon’s rural broadband work brings high-speed growth

By Conexon | August 9, 2019

By Juliana Garcia  – Staff Writer, Kansas City Business Journal ConexonRank: No. 8Growth 2016-2018: 162.43% The dearth of high-speed internet service is a serious impediment to rural communities working to retain and attract…

2019 Fiber-To-The-Home Top 100

By Conexon | July 15, 2019

Conexon July 2019 | BroadbandCommunities Magazine Key Products: Consulting services, fiber design, construction management, fundraising and operations for rural electric cooperatives deploying fiber to the home Summary: As the urban-rural digital divide…

Conexon and Cumberland Electric Membership Cooperative join forces to launch broadband network to serve nearly 100,000 rural Tennessee homes and businesses

By Conexon | June 21, 2019

KANSAS CITY, Mo., June 21, 2019 – Conexon, the nation’s leader in partnering with electric membership cooperatives to deploy broadband networks, is joining forces with Tennessee-based Cumberland Electric Membership Cooperative (CEMC)…

FCC Chairman Visits Oklahoma Electric Coop Which Is Receiving $22.2 Million For Rural Broadband

By Conexon | May 23, 2019

FCC Connect America Fund Support Expected to Support Deployment of Gigabit Connections to Over 7,700 Rural Oklahoma Locations WASHINGTON, May 22, 2019—Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai today visited East…

FCC Authorizes First Wave of Funding for Rural Broadband from Connect America Fund Auction

By Conexon | May 15, 2019

Funding Starts This Month for Broadband Buildout in Rural Communities in 12 States WASHINGTON, May 14, 2019—The FCC today authorized nearly $111.6 million in funding over the next decade to…

Chairman Pai and FCC staff meet with a large group of electric cooperatives

By Conexon | April 30, 2019

Yesterday (April 29) , in a meeting organized by Conexon, Chairman Pai and FCC staff met with a large group of electric cooperatives. Each coop was a winning bidder in…

Conexon welcomes veteran telecom and broadband sales leader Abby Carere as Vice President of Sales & Marketing

By Randy Klindt | February 4, 2019

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Feb. 4, 2019 – Conexon, a company committed to partnering with electric membership cooperatives to bring fiber to the home in rural communities, today announced the addition of…

Broadband mapping pioneer, Michael Byrne, joins Conexon as vice president, Information Technology

By Randy Klindt | December 6, 2018

Dec. 6, 2018 – Conexon, a company committed to partnering with electric membership cooperatives to bring fiber to the home in rural communities, today announced the addition of broadband mapping pioneer…

Rural Electric Cooperative Consortium awarded $186M in FCC’s Connect America Fund Phase II auction

By Conexon | August 28, 2018

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Aug. 28, 2018 — Conexon, a company committed to working with electric membership cooperatives to bring fiber to the home in rural communities, today announced that the Rural…

Andy Burger joins the Conexon team

By Randy Klindt | July 7, 2018

Conexon is proud to announce a key addition to their rapidly expanding team assisting electric cooperatives with their fiber to the home decisions and deployment. This new role, Vice President…

Conexon further solidifies its leading role as the most experienced fiber to the home consulting group assisting rural electric cooperatives.

By Jonathan Chambers | March 18, 2017

Conexon, the most experienced consulting group specializing in electric cooperative fiber optic deployments, has furthered its mission, its focus and its leadership with the addition of two new senior team…

The Electric Co-op Rural Broadband Movement is underway!

Electric cooperatives across the country are making a significant impact in rural America, making a brighter future possible for millions!

Through the tireless efforts of Conexon’s partner cooperatives, more than 100,000 electric co-op members have been connected to gigabit-capable networks, and are today realizing the education, economic and lifestyle benefits of world-class broadband. We celebrate their success and invite other cooperatives to join the movement to bridge the digital divide!

Co-Mo Connect: 3,700 miles Built, 20,000 subscribers connected.                  OzarksGo: 7,000 miles Built, 15,000 subscribers connected.                United Fiber: 1,700 Miles built, 13,500 subscribers connected.                Midwest Energy (MEC): 2,000 miles built, 12,500 subscribers connected.