Our membership is open to all of Missouris incumbent local exchange carriers, competitive local exchange carriers, wireless providers, interexchange carriers, and broadband network providers (Category I / Category II). In addition, we have approximately 140 Category III member companies that provide goods and services to the industry.
MTIA reflects the value and success of providing a forum for discussion and cooperation among all companies on issues affecting Missouri’s telecommunications industry.
Any individual, firm, partnership, corporation or cooperative owning and/or operating a local exchange telecommunications company authorized to provide basic local telecommunications service in a specific geographic area in the State of Missouri as of December 31, 1995, or a successor in interest to such a company, is eligible for “Category I Membership” in this Association. View the complete listing.
Any individual, firm, partnership, corporation or cooperative is eligible to be a Category II Member if it is operating as a telecommunications company, is authorized to do business in Missouri, and is engaged in any of the following principal lines of business: local exchange and/or basic local telecommunications service (but not eligible as a Category I Member); interexchange telecommunications service; wireless telecommunications service; competitive access provider; cable TV company; or any other telecommunications company as may be approved by the Board of Directors (“Board”). View the complete listing.
Any individual, firm, partnership, corporation or cooperative, with interests in common with the organization, and providing services to current Category I or Category II members, and not otherwise eligible for Category I or Category II membership, is eligible to become a Category III member. View the complete listing.