Archive | April, 2017

for the week ending April 28, 2017

Lyon to Lead Association:  Jim Lyon, executive vice president and general manager Mark Twain Rural Telephone Company, has been selected as chairman of the MTIA board of directors.  Lyon was tapped by his peers on the governing body to accept the chairman’s position at the group’s  April 17 meeting.  He succeeds Jack Jones, who recently […]

for the week ending April 21, 2017

Summer Gathering Set for July:   The 2017 MTIA Summer Conference returns to beautiful Branson, Missouri July 23 to 26.  The association’s annual summer gathering will feature  four days of professional networking, issue discussion and business planning, all set in one of America’s most family-friendly summer destinations.  The conference theme, “Ready… Set… GROW! Expanding the Broadband […]

for the week ending April 7, 2017

Governor Greitens Announces Rural Schools Broadband Initiative: Missouri Governor Eric Greitens announced a plan Monday to bring “quality” internet access to rural Missouri schools using federal E rate funding.  The Governor spoke at schools in the communities of Holiday and Galt about a $6 million appropriation to the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education […]

for the week ending March 31, 2017

Last Call for Cardinals Event, Seminar Registration:  The 2017 edition of the MTIA Business Strategy Seminar returns to the Hilton St. Louis at the Ballpark April 17 and 18. Members are invited to attend a great evening of baseball on Monday at the Bank of America Club at Busch Stadium to watch the St. Louis […]