Rise CEO Named 2016 CEO of Year Finalist – Colorado Business Magazine

Colorado Business Magazine CEO of Year Finalists (2016) Jack Koo’s background in finance and telecommunications and his 25 years of experience come in handy. “Our ability to close the digital divide by providing high-speed internet to rural and suburban communities is directly tied to favorably negotiating and maintaining access to capital,” he says. “Telecommunications is a very […]

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Fixed Wireless, the Technology of the Future, and the Present – ITBusinessEdge

Fixed Wireless, the Technology of the Future, and the Present – ITBusinessEdge Last month, Rise Broadband,…the nation’s largest fixed wireless provider of internet and phone services, said that it is expanding its service in the Sioux City, Iowa area and will offer speeds as fast as 50 megabits per second (Mbps). Fixed wireless has a great value […]

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How Rise Broadband Is Creating A Wireless Broadband Giant – TechRockies

 How Rise Broadband Is Creating A Wireless Broadband Giant – TechRockies Published May 17, 2016 In a world of increasing importance of Internet connectivity, there’s an insatiable appetite for faster, broadband Internet access. However, that high speed access is often hard to get–particularly in more rural and suburban areas. Englewood, Colorado-based Rise Broadband (www.risebroadband.com) is […]

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Rise Broadband Fixed LTE to Expand to Over 20 More Markets – Telecompetitor

Rise Broadband Fixed LTE to Expand to Over 20 More Markets Andrew Burger – Telecompetitor May 12, 2016 Residential and business service subscribers in rural and suburban areas of Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Nebraska, Oklahoma and Texas will benefit from the first phase of Rise’s service upgrade and fixed wireless broadband network expansion. Rise Broadband subscribers’ fast […]

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Rise Broadband Upgrades 20 More Markets to Fixed LTE – Telecompaper

Rise Broadband Upgrades 20 More Markets to Fixed LTE Thursday 12 May 2016 | 13:46 CET | News  US fixed wireless operator Rise Broadband has announced the extension of its LTE footprint to around 20 more small-to-mid-sized markets in six states. The LTE upgrades allow the operator’s rural and suburban customers to benefit from up […]

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Rise Acquires Internet Provider in Springfield IL – The State Journal-Register

Springnet1 sells internet service business to Denver-based Rise Broadband By Tim Landis – Business Editor A Springfield company founded during the dial-up boom of the 1990s has left the internet business. Springnet1 sold its internet service to Rise Broadband this month in order to concentrate on internet-based phone systems for businesses, Springnet1 co-founder Neal Miller said […]

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Rise Broadband Exec: Broadband Wireless Economics Are Better Than Ever – Telecompetitor

Broadband wireless economics are poised for a boost thanks to impending technology advances and the availability of new spectrum, said Rise Broadband Co-founder Jeff Kohler in an interview with Telecompetitor this week. And if you’re seeking an insider view on the broadband wireless market it’s hard to think of a better source than Kohler. Originally […]

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Rise Broadband hits triple-play with Dish America – Telecompaper

Wednesday 6 April 2016 | 09:48 CET | News Due to popular demand, US internet and VoIP provider Rise Broadband has started offering Dish residential satellite TV services throughout its rural and suburban coverage area in sixteen states. CEO Jack Koo said, “Because Rise brings broadband access to areas which are typically under- served by wireline […]

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