FCC Chairman Pai Announces the Appointment of CNX Founder Brian Mefford to the FCC’s Broadband Deployment Advisory Committee

FCC Broadband Deployment Advisory Committee member and CNX CEO Brian Mefford to make recommendations that shape investment in broadband infrastructure across the U.S. Contact CNX Media Relations at 866.881.9425 or at tar@cnx.io April 6, 2017 – Bowling Green, Kentucky. FCC Chairman Ajit Pai announced that CNX (Connected Nation Exchange) founder and CEO Brian Mefford has… Read More »

Small Cell and DAS Deployments – Striking the Balance

CNX CEO Brian Mefford was a recent webinar presenter for the National Association of Telecommunications Officers and Advisors (NATOA) on the topic of Small Cell and DAS Deployments – Striking the Balance.  Video of the presentation is available here. The linked video was created and posted by NATOA.  The session was moderated by NATOA Board… Read More »

Wireless, Small Cells and How Municipalities Are Key to the 5G Revolution

By Brian Mefford, CEO, Connected Nation Exchange “History doesn’t look like history when you’re living it.” This quote from John Gardner is a favorite of outgoing FCC Chairman Thomas Wheeler, who trotted out the famous aphorism in early September during his keynote address at the annual CTIA Mobility convention in Las Vegas. His comments were… Read More »

KENTUCKY COUNTY LEADERS AND CNX UNVEIL SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY FINAL MILE (SKY FM) BROADBAND FIBER PLAN

KENTUCKY COUNTY LEADERS AND CNX, A KENTUCKY-BASED BROADBAND CONSULTING FIRM, UNVEIL SOUTHEASTERN KENTUCKY FINAL MILE (SKY FM) BROADBAND FIBER PLAN IN FIRST STEP TO EXPAND HIGH-SPEED BROADBAND ACROSS CLAY, KNOTT, LESLIE, LETCHER, AND PERRY COUNTIES Thacker-Grigsby and TVS Cable announced the city of Hazard is now a “Gig City” and network upgrades now permit 50-meg… Read More »

CNX Launches North America Broadband Partnership with Macquarie Capital

Collaboration to Provide Public-Private Partnership Solutions for Cities and States Seeking Large-Scale Broadband Infrastructure Investment October 11, 2016. Columbus, Ohio. Speaking at the 2016 SmartGig Ohio Business Technology Conference, CNX CEO Brian Mefford announced a newly created partnership between CNX, a broadband strategy and asset optimization firm, and Macquarie Capital (“Macquarie Capital”), the corporate advisory,… Read More »