July 12, 2021 - Fiber Broadband Association's President & CEO, Gary Bolton, released a 2Q Update letter to FBA members highlighting the beginning of a major fiber investment cycle that will make a positive societal impact for generations to come. LEARN MORE > or WATCH >
June 24, 2021 - Statement from FBA on FCC’s Actions on Communications Equity and Diversity Council Advisory Committee: "“FBA applauds Acting FCC Chairwoman Rosenworcel for expanding the scope of the Advisory Committee on Diversity and Digital Empowerment – now the Communications Equity and Diversity Council Advisory Committee – to ensure underserved communities can access opportunities created by next-generation networks. All fiber broadband networks are the critical infrastructure to which all Americans must have access if they are to participate fully in our society, economy and civic affairs..." READ MORE >
May 20, 2021 - Statement from FBA on the 85th Anniversary of the Rural Electrification Act to Connect American Homes with Electricity: "Eighty five years ago, Congress passed the Rural Electrification Act to connect American homes with electricity, changing the economics of everyday life for millions of Americans with the flip of a switch. It helped bind America together, bridging a distinct divide that existed in the country. Today, Congress has the opportunity to demonstrate that same commitment and vision that their predecessors showed decades ago. In 2021, Congress can move to connect American homes with the 21st Century equivalent of electricity—internet connectivity at the speed of light. We are living in a digital age where strong, reliable broadband connections are a necessity..." READ MORE >
May 10-14, 2021 - This marks United for Infrastructure 2021, a week-long event that advocates for better infrastructure policy and greater investment from all levels of government. The Fiber Broadband Association and NTCA - The Rural Broadband Association hosted “#FiberDelivers: Building Big and Bold Broadband Infrastructure” where the economic case for fiber and the important roles our members play in any large, national broadband infrastructure investment was discussed. Support the #FiberDelivers campaign, watch the webinar replay and review the official Fact Sheet. LEARN MORE >
We are pleased to offer you the opportunity to view and place job listings on Fiberbroadband.org. Whether you are just starting your job search, or are in need of filling positions within your company, you will find what you need through the Fiber Broadband Association’s Fiber Job Zone. LEARN MORE >
Fiber Broadband Association’s Women In Fiber (WIF) Group is thrilled to announce its new initiative – Women in Fiber Member Spotlight. As our Women in Fiber Group celebrates its one year anniversary and FBA continues to focus on workforce and skills issues in our space, the WIF Steering Committee has launched a Spotlight series to highlight monthly different roles and careers for women in fiber, telecom, tech, and construction. LEARN MORE >
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