Interconnectivity and Telecommunications

Led by Rob Ferris, CEO of Vision Net, and Bill Squires, CEO of Blackfoot Telecommunications Group, the Interconnectivity and Telecommunications Key Industry Network (KIN) was specifically asked to focus on ensuring that Montana businesses and communities have efficient and reliable infrastructure and worked to formulate goals and objectives to enhance broadband and telecommunication access across Montana.

Interconnectivity and Telecommunications KIN Recommendation Report

Thank you to the KIN members:

  • Bill Squires, Blackfoot Telecommunications Group, Missoula (Co-Chair)
  • Rob Ferris, Vision Net, Great falls (Co-Chair)
  • Paul DeWolfe, Access Consulting, Missoula
  • Chris Fulton, Charter Communications, Billings
  • Mike Kilgore, Nemont Communications, Scoby
  • Erin Lutts, Mid-Rivers Communications, Circle
  • Thelma McCloskly Armstrong, Billings Clinic, Billings
  • Jason Moothart, CenturyLink, Billings
  • Judy Preston, Ronan Telephone, Polson
  • Darryl Rensmon, Morrison-Maierle, Helena
  • Paul Roble, Stockman Bank, Miles City
  • Joe Sullivan, Montana Sky, Kalispell
  • Martha Tate, Electric Lightwave/ Integra, Denver
  • Sarah Walsh, PayneWest Insurance, Helena
  • Chris Warden, Washington Companies, Missoula