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Action Battery Wholesalers, Inc.
Allen Amos
484 County Road W
Somerset, WI 54025
715-247-5512
allena@actionbattery.com
www.actionbattery.com
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.

ADTRAN
Dave Nielson
Mike Dobbins
901 Explorer Blvd
Huntsville, AL 35806
800-923-8726
dave.nielson@adtran.com
michael.dobbins@adtran.com
www.adtran.com
ADTRAN is a leading global provider of networking and communications equipment with a portfolio of more than 1,700 solutions ADTRAN’s products enable voice, data, video, and Internet communications across a variety of network infrastructure. From the cloud edge to the subscriber edge, ADTRAN empowers communications service providers around the world to manage and scale services that connect people, places, and things. ADTRAN solutions are currently in use by service providers, private enterprises, government organizations, and millions of individual users worldwide.

BKD, LLP
Cheryl Clauson
1401 50th Street, Suite #350
West Des Moines, IA 50266
515-223-0159
cclauson@bkd.com
www.BKD.com
Audit, accounting, tax, business valuation, human resources, and management advisory services.

Calix
Chad Mohling, Regional Sales Manager
2777 Orchard Parkway
San Jose, CA 95134
402-429-6308
chad.mohling@calix.com
www.calix.com
Calix is a global leader in access platform innovations for access networks. Its Intelligent Access systems portfolio combines AXOS, the revolutionary platform for access, with Calix Cloud, innovative cloud services for data analytics and experience assurance. Together, they enable service to transform their businesses and be the winners of tomorrow. Visit www.calix.com for more information.

CBM, Inc.
Tim Locker
255 NW Blue Parkway, Suite 200
Lee’s Summit, MO 64063
816-353-6011
timl@cbmrep.com
www.cbmrep.com
Manufacturer’s representative for the telephone, voice, and data communications market.

CCI Systems
Amanda Orlowski
105 Kent Street
Iron Mountain, MI 49801
800-338-9299
marketing@ccisystems.com
www.ccisystems.com
For more than 60 years, CCI has delivered end-to-end solutions for communication networks, serving clients nationwide. We combine forward-thinking engineering and the latest technology with practical field experience to plan, meet and exceed our customers’ expectations. CCI Systems is the bridge between disparate, overly complex networks of the past and an operationally efficient network of the future. We use our combined telecommunications experience, comprehensive network assessments, industry-leading mapping, design and engineering, and in-depth consulting to discover and solve customers’ most complex business and technical challenges. Our 24/7 U.S.-based contact center and Network Operation Center (NOC) are quick to respond and proactively resolve issues, so you don’t have to. We don’t just sell part numbers or widgets; we engineer solutions for you and your specific needs and requirements.

Channell Commerical
Derek Stork
12520 Poppleton Ave
Omaha, NE 68144
402-714-9277
dstork@channell.com
www.Channell.com
Channell Commerical Corporation is a proud United States Manufacturer, and floral supplier of world-class fiver 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.

Clearfield
Paul Bruns
Kerry Mahoney
7050 Winnetka Avenue North
Minneapolis, MN 55428
763-476-6866
pbruns@clfd.net
kmahoney@clfd.net
www.SeeClearfield.com
Clearfield is the Fiber to the Anywhere company, setting the standard for delivering (on time!) a scalable fiber-optic network and unmatched fiber performance while lowering the cost of broadband deployment.

CoBank
Andy Smith
2300 Windy Ridge Pkwy., Ste 370-S
Atlanta, GA 30339
770-618-3260
asmith@cobank.com
www.cobank.com
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.

Dakota Supply Group
Phil Robinson
800 E 60th Street N
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
712-870-1298
Phil.Robinson@DSGSupply.com
www.DSGSupply.com
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.

Erickson & Brooks, CPAs
Dan Wiesen
P.O. Box 1270
Fremont, NE  68026-1270
402-721-3454
dwiesen@eb-cpa.com
www.eb-cpa.com
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.

Finley Engineering Company, Inc.
Ben Humphrey, Vice President
Rae Storm, Executive Assistant
1981 Engebretson Street
Slayton, MN 56172
507-777-2000
b.humphrey@finleyusa.com
r.storm@finleyusa.com
www.FinleyUSA.com
Finley provides its clients with unique resources, expertise, and business processes developed from over 65 years of service. Our experience in the location and design of over 1,000,000 miles of copper, coaxial, and fiber optic telecommunication cable, and a variety of network and switching installations represents a significant presence in the telecommunications industry.

Fontel, Inc.
Sam Romagnano
Lisa Rasmussen
Brett Mitchell
Kurt Mitchell
804 E Street
Aurora, NE 68818
402-694-4204
800-238-0787
sam@fontel.com
lisa@fontel.com
brett@fontel.com
kurt@fontel.com
www.fontel.com
Fontel is a leading wholesale distributor that specializes in the distribution and support of voice/voice 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 end points and materials, surge protection, and UPS solutions.
Fontel is a specialty distributor for Poly, Yealink, Jabra, Bose, EPOS, JPL Telecom, Yamaha, Konftel, VDO360, Plenom, BlueParrott, VXI, ICC, ITWLinx, and MinuteMan.

Goldfield Telecom
Jason Beisel
Devon Allen, Marketing
P.O. Box 237
Goldfield, IA 50542
515-825-3400
www.goldtelecom.com
jbeisel@goldtelecom.com
dallen@goldtelecom.com
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.

Great Plains Underground Construction
Craig Hagge
Chris Wulf
P.O. Box 408
Blair, NE 68808
402-358-5300
cshagge@gpcom.com
cwulf@gpcom.com
www.gpunderground.com
Specializing in rural and urban power and telecommunications projects, Great Plains Underground Construction provides a comprehensive range of services and competitive pricing that keeps customers coming back. State-of-the-art equipment, including multiple plowing trains and horizontal directional drilling rigs, mean projects are completed with minimal impact to the surrounding community. You can also depend on construction crews that respond rapidly to emergencies in any weather, at any time.

Hamilton Information Systems
Dereck Djernes
1006 12th Street
Aurora, NE 68818
www.hamiltonISbusiness.com
Telecom and Technology Company – Managed IT, Cybersecurity, Business Phones, Security Cameras and Door Access, and Data Center services.

Hubbell Power Systems
Brian Smith
25019 W. 86th Street
Lenexa, KS 66227
913-302-7958
bsmith1@hubbell.com
www.hubbellpowersystems.com
Hubbell Power Systems, Inc. is a global manufacturer and supplier of products that support OSP communication projects, construction, and maintenance. Our communications infrastructure products include the brands Quazite polymer concrete enclosures, PenCell HDPE enclosures, Windsor splice closures, Electric Motion Co. bonding and grounding hardware, Chance pole line hardware, OptiLoop aerial slack storage, and more. These products support and protect vital components found in all OSP networks, whether aerial or underground.

HunTel Engineering
Karlin Kelley, President
402-426-6100
1613 Washington Street
Blair, NE  68008
kkelley@htleng.com
www.huntelengineering.com
HunTel provides engineering services to facilitate the design, implementation, and construction of our customer’s communication or data systems.
Inca Networks Inc.
Jeff Campbell
403-20285 Stewart Crescent
Maple Ridge BC V2X8G1 Canada
604-998-4665
jeff.campbell@incanetworks.com
www.incanetworks.com
Inca Networks is reinventing the future of video delivery. Inca offers industry-leading Intelligent Video Delivery™, a revolutionary software-centric solution for intelligent, real-time processing of television content. At its core is VidiOS™, an advanced processing and monitoring engine that provides deep visibility and control of all video flows. Video providers around the globe use INCA to deliver content–to any screen on any network–with the best view–when both your customer’s viewing experience and your vive of the network are second to none.

Innerduct.com
Alison Kleinbeck
8200 N 56th Street
Lincoln, NE 68514
402-325-0451 (O)
402-219-3190 (C)
akleinbeck@innerduct.com
www.Innerduct.com
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.

Innovative Systems
Steve Garrow
Doug Powers
1000 Innovative Drive
Mitchell, SD 57301
605-995-6120
605-990-7111
SteveG@innovsys.com
DougP@innovsys.com
www.innovsys.com
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 

Inteliquent
Dave Manfredo
Alina Rattanasavanh
550 West Adams Street, Suite #900
Chicago, IL 60661
312-380-4562
dave.manfredo@inteliquent.com
alina.rattanasavanh@inteliquent.com
www.inteliquent.com
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.

Jensen Rogert Associates, Inc.
Kent Rogert
625 S 14th Street, Suite A
Lincoln, NE 68508-2737
402-436-2165
kent@jensenrogert.com
www.jensenrogert.com
Jensen Rogert Associates represents a variety of clients in many areas of stature and public policy. We specialize in legislative lobbying, executive branch relations, public policy consultation, contract procurement, and association management.

J-Spot Services
Jesse Jacobs
Tasha Becker
PO Box 1844
Kearney, NE 68848
844-776-8811
jesse@jspotservices.com
office@jspotservices.com
www.spot811.com
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.

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

KGP Logistics, Inc.
Phil Bryan
4406 Niblick Dr
Winfield, KS  67156
402-838-9224
pbryan@kgptel.com
National distributor of leading-edge technologies and services.  Specialize in serving the independent telephone company marketplace.

KLJ
Scott Carlson
Matt Warder
4585 Coleman Street
Bismark, ND 58503
701-355-8400
scott.carlson@kljeng.com
matthew.warder@kljeng.com
www.kljeng.com
Since the 1930’s, KLJ has worked alongside communities and clients of all sizes, partnering with cities, countries, and developers-just to name a few. At KLJ, we plan, design, and support telecommunications infrastructure across the country. Our experience in the telecommunications industry pushes us to networks without boundaries. Our expertise is focused in several areas which include network planning and design, telecommunication engineering, and network management services.

Logic Networks
Jesse Jackson
5512 Pioneer Park Blvd
Tampa, FL 33634
813-867-5906
jesse@logicnetworks.com
www.LogicNetworks.com
We buy and sell central office network equipment

The M & A Advisory Group
Patrick O’Keefe
5724 S. Union Lane
Littleton, CO 80127
Provides merger and acquisition (M&A) services to telecommunications companies. Includes valuations, sale of assets, sale of companies, and buyer representation.
MACC (Mid America Computer Corp.)
Pam Wulf
Kati Stanley
P.O. Box 700, 111 Admiral Drive
Blair, NE  68008
402-426-6222
pwulf@maccnet.com
kstanley@maccnet.com
www.maccnet.com
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

Moss Adams LLP
Sharon Lodewick
Gerald Pascual
3121 W. March Lane, Suite 200
Stockton, CA 95219
209-955-6161
sharon.lodewick@mossadams.com
gerald.pascual@mossadams.com
www.mossadams.com
Moss Adams is a fully integrated professional services firm dedicated to assisting clients with growing, managing, and protecting prosperity.With more than 300 professionals across more than 25 locations in the West and beyond, we work with many of the world’s most innovative companies and leaders. Our strength in the middle market enables us to advise clients at all intervals of development–from start-up to rapid growth and expansion, to transition.

MP NexLevel
Derek Groth
500 County Road 37 East
Maple Lake, MN  55358
320-963-2400
derek.groth@mpnexlevel.us
www.mpnexlevel.com
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.

National Directory Assistance
Gary Robertson
12700 Townepark Way
Louisville, KY 40243
866-873-3411
gr@nationalda.com
www.nationalda.com
National Directory Assistance (NDA) is the leading wholesale provider of Local and National Directory Assistance, Operator Services and Listing Management Services. NDA currently serves over 800 rural ILEC, CLEC, MUNI, VoIP and Wireless service providers across the United States. Wholesale directory look-ups are conveniently made available via the 411 dialing pattern. Beyond the wholesale look-up, members have access to a suite of web-based tools for enhanced customer service and exclusive control over listing data. A unique Operator Service platform requires no tariffs, pays commissions on billable calls and offers company branding.

NECA
Jason Krenzer
14515 F Street
Omaha, NE  68137
800-228-0180
jkrenzer@neca.org
www.neca.org
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. 

National Rural Telecommunications (NRTC)
Sharon Williams
swilliams@nrtc.coop
Mark Chambers
mchambers@nrtc.coop
2121 Cooperative Way, Suite 600
Herndon, VI 20171
703-464-5230
www.nrtc.coop
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.

Nex-Tech
Doug Kuntz
Austin Gagnon
2418 Vine
Hays, KS 67601
785-625-7070
dkuntz@nex-tech.com
agagnon@nex-tech.com
www.nex-tech.com/carrier
Nex-Tech offers a 24x7x365 network operations center, is a CALEA Trusted 3rd Party support resource, implements business advertising solutions, and is partnered with Cordell, an industry leader in network solutions including CDR Reporting, traffic engineering, and RTUs for analog and environmental monitoring.

NMC Cat
Tyler Harm
Alex Carritt
11002 Sapp Brothers Drive
Omaha, NE 68138
402-891-8600
tylerharm@nmcpower.com
alexcarritt@nmcpower.com
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.

Nowka & Edwards
Russ Westerhold
1233 Lincoln Mall, Suite #201
Omaha, NE 68508
402-476-1440
rwesterhold@nowkaedwards.com
www.nowkaedwards.com
Nowka & Edwards is a full-service Nebraska lobbying and government relations firm that provides clients with a comprehensive array of public policy management and advocacy services.

Olsson, Inc.
Ryan Meints
Ryan Klug
PO Box 84608
Lincoln, NE 68501
402-474-6311
rmeints@olsson.com
rklug@olsson.com
Engineering Consulting Firm

Phase 3 Maint, Inc.
Mike Ferris
2710 Tulip Ln
Bellevue, NE 68147
402-319-0951
mike@P3FTTx.com
www.p3fttx.com
Full-service fiber optic characterization and splicing. We specialize in high-speed characterization, fiber maintenance, and recovery. Phase 3 utilizes the most up-to-date equipment from EXFO, AFL, and INNO.

Power Product Services, Inc.
Kevin Patrick
18180 E 32nd Pl, Unit D
Aurora, CO 80011
702-859-4625
kevin@pps-usa.net
www.powerproductservices.com
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 has certified tower climbers and is also a major service provider to tower, CAT 5/6, and fiber optic installation, testing, and service.

Power & Tel
Katie Larson
Matt Huovinen, District Sales Manager
2643 Yale Ave
Memphis, TN 38112
901-866-3251
katie.larson@ptsupply.com
matt.huovinen@ptsupply.com
www.ptsupply.com
Power & Tel, specializing in the procurement, sales, and material management of products you need to build and maintain the networks that serve us all.

PUSH, Inc.
Justin Schieffer@push.us
1100 Lindy Street
Rile Lake, WI 54868
jschieffer@push.us
PUSH.us
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.

ReadiTech Engineering
Dustin Maier
Jeremy Larson
1600 E Interstate Ave, Suite #106
Bismark, ND 58503
701-344-9050
dmaier@readitech.com
jlarson@readitech.com
engr.readitech.com
ReadiTech Engineering delivers a wide range of telecommunications engineering services to help your business reach its goals. From planning to design and implementation, make a positive change for your business with the support of our client-focused technology-driven engineers. Following a CyberFirst approach, our team will help you build a broadband network for the future. ReadiTech Engineering provides a vast array of services, including Network Operations, Network Advising, Fiber Engineering, Wireless Engineering, Broadband Engineering, and Cybersecurity. With cooperative roots, our CyberFirst team will advance & support your broadband projects needs.

Rembolt  Ludtke LLP
Andy Pollock
1128 Lincoln Mall, Suite 300
Lincoln, NE  68508
402-475-5100
apollock@remboltlawfirm.com
www.remboltlawfirm.com
Legal services, government relations.

RVW, Inc.
Mark Massman, President
Toby Goc, Vice President
4118 Howard Boulevard
P.O. Box 495
Columbus, NE  68602
402-564-2876
mmassman@rvwinc.com
tgoc@rvwinc.com
www.rvwinc.com
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, CABS.

SBW Consulting LLC
Shaun Barkley
James Slattery
PO Box 21918
Lincoln, NE 68542-1918
402-540-2834
sbarkley.sbw@gmail.com
jrslats@gmail.com
Telecommunications Consulting

TCA
Stacey Brigham, Regulatory Director
526 Chapel Hills Drive, Suite 100
Colorado Springs, CO 80920
719-266-4334
info@tcatel.com
www.tcatel.com
TCA 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 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~Financial~Grants~HR Solutions~Marketing~Mergers & Acquisitions~Network Services~Performance Management~Regulatory~Sales & Marketing Training~Strategic Planning

Telcom Construction, LLC.
Larry Sanders
2218 200th Street East
P.O. Box 189
Clearwater, MN 55320
320-558-9485
lawrence.sanders@telcomconstruction.com
www.telcomconstruction.com
Telcom Construction is a full-service, turnkey contractor providing services in all areas of utility construction. We take great pride in offering a quality product at competitive prices. Our continued focus on the diversity of work, safety, integrity, and customer satisfaction has contributed to the successful growth of our company.

Telcom Insurance Group
Jordan Roberts, Vice President
6301 Ivy Lane, Suite 506
Greenbelt, MD 20770
800-222-4664
jordan@telcominsgrp.com
www.telcominsgrp.com
Property & Casualty Specialists for telecommunication companies.

Tel-Quip, LLC
Steve Roach
Scott Townsend
5322 W. Bellfort Street, Suite #117
Houston, TX 77035
913-558-1955
steve@telquip.com
scott@telquip.com
www.telquip.com
Tel-Quip is a manufacturer’s representative. We represent AFL products to telecommunication providers in Nebraska.

TH Construction
Tim Huttmann
Michelle Rohrer
tim@thcons.com
michelle@thcons.com
21651 William Cir
Gretna, NE 68028
402-504-1400
For all your underground and aerial needs.

Toly Digital
Aaron Suto
Mike Ricks
1005 W Indiantown Road, Suite 201
Jupiter, FL 33458
561-694-8655
Aaron.Suto@tolydigital.net
Mike.Ricks@tolydigital.net
www.tolydigital.net
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.

UNITEL Insurance
Shane Ideus
1128 Lincoln Mall, Suite 200
Lincoln, NE 68508
402-434-7215
sideus@unicogroup.com
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.

Van Hoet & Company, Chartered
Gerard Van Hoet
26929 W. Shadow Circle
Olathe, KS  66061
913-696-1896
gerard@vanhoetcpa.com
Full-service CPA firm specializing in telecommunications. Services include regulatory consulting, cost studies, audit, accounting and tax.

Vantage Point Solutions
Karl Hochmuth
2211 N. Minnesota St.
Mitchell, SD  57301
303-319-5136
Karl.Hochmuth@vantagepnt.com
www.vantagepnt.com
Better broadband means better lives. Vantage Point helps you deliver on that promise through network engineering and consulting services tailored to your company. From feasibility to the field, and beyond; VPS has the experts you trust and the experience you need. We are the Broadband People!

Vermeer High Plains
Joe Klein
Dusty Klein
5700 North 70th Street
Lincoln, NE 68507
402-467-5396
joe@vermeerhp.com
dusty@vermeerhp.com
www.vermeerhp.com
Vermeer High Plains is a full-service dealership of Vermeer products from small to large directional drills to walk-behind trenchers to a full line of quad track plows and trenchers, brush chippers, and stump cutters. We sell, lease, and service for all your equipment needs.

Walker
Emily Wilson-Craver
7129 Old HWY 52
Welcome, NC 27374
336-731-5270
emily.wilson-craver@walkerfirst.com
www.walkerfirst.com
Premier distributor of network product solutions, providing world-class supply chain management, network deployment kits, quality installation, systems integration and unsurpassed service to domestic telecommunications service provider markets. Servicing the industry since 1970, Walker’s customers include more than 1200 service providers.

Watts Electric Company
Dave Watts
Toni Watts-McDonald
13351 Dovers Street
Waverly, NE 68462
402-786-2270
info@gowatts.com
www.GoWatts.com
Watts Electric Company is a full-service Contractor serving a 12 state area with both overhead and underground capacities. Watts Electric has qualified personnel and equipment to self-perform the work including overhead pole line installations, tower installations, reinforced foundations, underground directional boring, auger boring, trenching, plowing, duct bank and under-bridge installations as well as direct bury fiber, air-blown fiber installations, fiber splicing, terminations, and testing. Watts Electric can also provide our Clients with Design-Build services.

W.G. Nielsen & Co.
Patrick O’Keefe
5724 S. Union Lane
Littleton, CO 80127
303-903-3875
pokeefe@wgnielsen.com
patrick@maadvisorygroup.com
www.maadvisorygroup.com
Investment Banking & Brokerage Services for Telecommunications Companies.

Woods & Aitken LLP
Paul Schudel
Shana Knutson
301 South 13th Street, Suite 500
Lincoln, NE  68508
402-437-8500
pschudel@woodsaitken.com
sknutson@woodsaitken.com
www.woodsaitken.com
Since 1921, Woods & Aitken 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.

Zulkoski Weber LLC
Katie W. Zulkoski
Michelle Weber
725 South 14th Street
Lincoln, NE 68508
402-975-2195
katie@zulkoskiweber.com
michelle@zulkoskiweber.com
www.zulkoskiweber.com
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.

Zyxel Communications
Kenia Pena
Bob McMillion
1130 N. Miller Street
Anaheim, CA 95806
714-632-0882
kenia.pena@zyxel.com
broadband@zyxel.com
http://service-provider.www.zyxel.com/na/en/
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