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Fiber Broadband Association Welcomes New Member, Vermeer

Washington, D.C. (August 21, 2017) — The Fiber Broadband Association (FBA) is pleased to welcome Vermeer Corporation as a member. Vermeer is a manufacturing company based in America’s heartland, whose yellow iron can be found on industrial jobsites around the world.


“Vermeer and their customers are making critical strides in infrastructure, especially with their innovative trenchers which take on challenging ground conditions and deliver clean, straight-sided trenches—making a range of deployment projects much faster and far more productive,” said Heather Burnett Gold, CEO and President of the Fiber Broadband Association. “We are very glad to have Vermeer on board.”


“We are delighted to join the Fiber Broadband Association,” said Jason Andringa, President and CEO of Vermeer. “We always strive to do more, a value that we certainly have in common with the Fiber Broadband Association. We look forward to all that we will be doing as a member of this association.”


About the Fiber Broadband Association

The Fiber Broadband Association—formerly the Fiber to the Home Council Americas—is the largest and only trade association in the Americas dedicated to the pursuit of all fiber optic network infrastructure to the home, to the business and to everywhere. The Fiber Broadband Association helps providers make informed decisions about how, where, and why to build better broadband networks with fiber optics while counting on its members to lead the organization forward, collaborate with industry allies and propel fiber optic deployment forward. Since 2001, these companies, organizations and people have worked with our communities and consumers in mind to build a better broadband future here and around the world. Learn more at


About Vermeer

Vermeer is a world-leading manufacturer of agriculture, construction, surface mining, tree care, organic recycling, and wood waste processing equipment. Learn more at




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