Indiana Fiber Network represents a critical, positive asset for many Indiana communities, and IEDA is thrilled that they have become a member to solidify their partnership with Indiana’s economic development professionals
Indianapolis, Indiana (PRWEB) May 17, 2015
Indiana Fiber Network, LLC (IFN), the leading Indiana statewide Network Service Provider announces joining Indiana Economic Development Association (IEDA). According to Rob Ramsey, VP of Business Development, Fiber Broadband enables economic development of rural communities and metro areas across Indiana. “IEDA Membership was a logical next step as IFN continues to expand our relationship efforts in working with local and regional economic development organizations throughout the State of Indiana,” said Ramsey.
According to Lee Lewellen, IEDA Chief Executive Officer, Success in economic development often means assembling competitive assets to attract new investment. “Indiana Fiber Network represents a critical, positive asset for many Indiana communities, and IEDA is thrilled that they have become a member to solidify their partnership with Indiana’s economic development professionals,” said Lewellen.
Kelly Dyer, IFN’s President and CEO states: “Indiana communities understand how fiber broadband access is vital for economic growth and boosting an organization’s productivity. From past partnering efforts with numerous Economic Development groups, IFN has added considerable value to rural and urban communities looking for the benefits of fiber broadband. We anticipate our involvement with IEDA to be equally beneficial as we look forward to continuing and growing local community partnerships across Indiana.”
About Indiana Economic Development Association, Inc.
The Indiana Economic Development Association, Inc. was formed in 1968 by 16 professional industrial developers to provide continuity to a statewide community development effort. IEDA was incorporated in 1982 as a statewide not-for-profit economic development organization. With each year, IEDA has extended its educational programs and has become more actively engaged in influencing legislation and policies. Since 2005, IEDA has employed lobbying firm, Bose Public Affairs Group, to help IEDA monitor and develop state legislation and to speak out on important issues. For more information on IEDA, please our website at http://www.ieda.org or call 317-454-7013.
Indiana Fiber Network, LLC (IFN) was formed in March of 2002. IFN’s ownership is comprised of 20 local exchange telephone companies throughout the state. IFN offers data center, Internet backbone and data transport services over state–of–the–art Ethernet, CDWM, DWDM and SONET fiber networks, with service in the state of Indiana and throughout the US via a network of national carrier partners. Follow IFN on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/indianafiber. For more information, please visit IFN’s website at http://www.ifncom.net or call (317) 280-4636.