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 »

KentuckyWired Statewide Broadband Network Initiative Moving Forward

(Following is the official press release from the office of Governor Matt Bevin) Contact: Amanda Stamper 502-564-2611 Danielle Smoot 606-854-6867 FRANKFORT, Ky. (Sept. 16, 2016) – Today Gov. Matt Bevin and U.S. Congressman Hal Rogers announced that the state’s broadband initiative, KentuckyWired, is moving forward with the initial build out in eastern Kentucky followed by the rest… Read More »