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VPS Spirit of Service: The Banquet, January 2024

February 5, 2024

The Vantage Point spirit of service is at the core of everything we do. This January, VPS volunteers had the opportunity to serve meals at The Banquet in Sioux Falls, SD.  More about The Banquet:  The Banquet, founded in 1985, started with just one meal per week and has grown to serve 16 meals per... Continue Reading
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Merry Christmas from Vantage Point!

December 18, 2023

From all of us… Thank you for your continued support, friendship, and dedication to our great industry this year. It has been a pleasure working with you and we look forward to great things in 2024! Continue Reading
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Vantage Point Solutions Bolsters Industry-Leading Expertise with 11 Professional Engineers

December 11, 2023

Cole Donahue now one of 11 Licensed Professional Engineers on staff. Vantage Point Solutions, a premier broadband engineering and consulting company, is pleased to announce the addition of Cole Donahue, PE, to their distinguished team of professional engineers. This achievement marks a significant milestone as Vantage Point Solutions now boasts a remarkable 11 licensed Professional…

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Vantage Point Files Comments on NOI Supporting USF Sustainability

October 23, 2023

Vantage Point has filed comments in the Notice of Inquiry on future USF issues and sustainability of support. Respectfully submitted by Larry Thompson, PE, Jeff Smith, and Mikaela Burma, JD, it was noted that: Broadband sustainability is of equal importance to broadband deployment. A full-service network will evolve regionally. NOI methodology options require further analysis….

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Vantage Point Recognized as Mitchell Technical College Platinum Employer

September 7, 2023

Mitchell Tech recognizes Platinum Employers MITCHELL (September 6, 2023) – Every fall, Mitchell Technical College announces its Platinum Employer list, recognizing those employers who have hired the greatest numbers of new graduates into their first-destination careers from the college’s three most recent graduating classes. This year’s Platinum Employer list, on display in Mitchell Tech’s Campus…

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Keystone Communications Announces Mitchell Kuhn as new General Manager

August 28, 2023

Vantage Point’s Executive Placement team is pleased to share the successful conclusion of the recent search completed for Keystone Communications. Learn more about Vantage Point’s executive services here. KEYSTONE, IA, August 15, 2023 Keystone Communication’s Board of Directors is pleased to announce it has named Mitch Kuhn as its new General Manager effective August 2023….

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Fiber Utility Network Announces Vantage Point Solutions as Engineering Firm of Record

August 1, 2023

National broadband engineering and consulting services provider to accelerate deployment of high-speed backbone across 64 counties in Alabama MONTGOMERY (July 31, 2023) — Fiber Utility Network, Inc. (FUN)— a coalition of eight electric co-ops and their subsidiaries and key partners dedicated to expediting a world-class, middle-mile broadband backbone across Alabama — announced today that Vantage…

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In Memoriam: Steve Gatto, treasured colleague

June 20, 2023

With heavy hearts, we share the news that our colleague Steve Gatto has passed away. He was 61. Steve was an engaged and established member of our industry. He served the Michigan Exchange Carriers Association for a decade before joining GVNW Consulting, which later merged with Vantage Point Solutions. At Vantage Point he worked as…

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CRSTTA Leveraging $17 Million Grant to Serve Two Tribes with Fiber Broadband

April 11, 2023

Tribally owned CRSTTA will use $17 million grant from USDA to serve residents of the Cheyenne River and Standing Rock Reservations in Western South Dakota. Shared on behalf of CRSTTA. EAGLE BUTTE, SD (April 2023) – Fiber broadband infrastructure continues to inch closer to reality for residents of two tribes, thanks to the Cheyenne River…

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Reply Comments Filed on Broadband Labels

March 26, 2023

As rulemaking proceeds around the requirement for Broadband Nutrition Labels, Vantage Point continues to advocate for reasonable guidelines. In reply comments filed March 14, 2023, Jeff Smith, Mikaela Burma, JD, and Dereck DeVries argue that requiring languages not used in the service territory is a step too far. Further, as Vantage Point believes that cybersecurity will…

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