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We’re Here to Help You Grow

Boston Omaha Broadband (BOB) seeks to partner with Internet service providers (ISPs) to accelerate fiber deployment. If you are an ISP operator in need of capital to rapidly expand your fiber network, we want to hear from you. We are looking to partner with great teams in underserved markets to buy or invest in or with.

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Our Companies

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What Sets Us Apart

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Laser-Focused on Fiber

Whether you are a community or ISP that wants to deploy fiber, we may be an ideal match. Our team of industry veterans understands the challenges and capital needs unique to this business. We have deep technical knowledge and resources to ensure long-term success.

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Backed with Strength

Boston Omaha Broadband is backed by Boston Omaha Corporation (NYSE: BOC), a public holding company with diverse investments in other industries. Our financial and management strength is extensive. To learn more about Boston Omaha Corporation, click here.

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In Your Shoes

We get it because we’ve been in your shoes. Our company leaders have been owners/operators. We partner with operators via acquisition, majority investment, or joint venture. Bottom line is we know the challenges that broadband companies face, and we want to give you the fuel to grow.

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We Value Local

We know the work you put into building your brand and the value that your company name holds in your community. At Boston Omaha Broadband, we believe in keeping your local brand going.


Boston Omaha Broadband is a subsidiary of Boston Omaha Corporation (NYSE: BOC), a public holding company with subsidiaries in four verticals: Broadband, Outdoor Advertising, Insurance/Surety, and Asset Management. Read more about Boston Omaha Corporation

BOB’s current portfolio includes AireBeam, Fiber Fast Homes, InfoWest, and Utah Broadband

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A Strong Track Record

Boston Omaha Broadband companies have a presence in 17 states in the US and growing.

The Boston Omaha Broadband family includes four high-performing broadband companies.

We currently provide Internet service to over 40,000 subscribers.

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Boston Omaha Broadband Leadership

Steven McGhie, CEO, Boston Omaha Broadband

As the founder of Utah Broadband, Steven McGhie understands how to build and grow ISPs. In 2002, he self-funded and grew Utah Broadband to become one of the largest and most respected ISPs in Utah. In December of 2020, Steve partnered with Boston Omaha Corporation to create a broadband division focused on fiber to the home and fixed wireless services throughout North America. He understands how to grow an ISP organically as well as through acquisition, having acquired 10 other ISPs throughout his career. Steve loves the outdoors, fishing, hiking, biking, pickleball, and golf.

Frank DeJoy, COO, Boston Omaha Broadband

Frank DeJoy joined Boston Omaha Broadband as COO with over 30 years of experience in the telecom industry. Previously, Frank has worked with companies such as AT&T, General Dynamics, Quanta Services, Dycom, Spectrum Effect, and Render Networks, where he specialized in global business, network, and product development leadership. He has led the growth of a wireless data network unit from inception to over a billion-dollar ARR within three years and large-scale deployments of fiber to the home and wireless cell sites across the United States. Frank is also well-versed in the global deployment of innovative software solutions that streamline broadband network construction and wireless network operations. Frank is a Senior Member of The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) and earned an MBA and a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering with Highest Honors from Rutgers University. Outside of work, Frank enjoys spending time with his family in San Diego, attending his daughter’s extracurricular activities, exercising outdoors, and following his favorite sports teams. 

Max Meisinger, CFO, Boston Omaha Broadband

Max Meisinger joined Boston Omaha Broadband as CFO with over 12 years of experience in the finance industry. Max began his journey with Boston Omaha in May of 2019, serving initially as Corporate Controller before being promoted to Chief Accounting Officer of Boston Omaha Corporation (NYSE: BOC). Previously, Max worked for KPMG, LLP as Senior Manager of Kansas City’s audit practice where he served a diverse group of clients ranging from large public FORTUNE 500 companies to small start-ups throughout various industries. Max is a licensed CPA and received both his B.S. in Business and Masters in Accounting from the University of Kansas. When he’s not crunching numbers, Max enjoys getting outdoors, golfing, fishing and spending time with his wife and two children.

Ben Elkins, CEO, AireBeam and Utah Broadband

Ben Elkins, an accomplished executive with extensive expertise in telecommunications, currently serves as the CEO of AireBeam and Utah Broadband. With over 20 years of experience leading GP Voice/Voce Telecom as COO and CSO, Elkins has honed his skills in business development, strategy, negotiations, and P&L responsibility, while also gaining proficiency in VOIP networks. Elkins’ proven track record of winning landmark deals domestically and internationally, coupled with his ability to lead global teams, positions him well to drive the growth of two of Boston Omaha Broadband’s companies, AireBeam and Utah Broadband. AireBeam is a fiber to the home and fixed wireless service provider serving residential and business customers in Pinal and Maricopa counties in Arizona. Additionally, Elkins oversees Utah Broadband, which proudly serves the Salt Lake area in Utah to bring high-speed fiber and wireless Internet to its growing customer base.In Ben’s free time, he loves spending time with his family and golfing.

Kelly Nyberg, CEO, InfoWest

Kelly has been involved in the Telecom and Internet industry since he helped start Southern Utah’s first Internet service provider in the early 90s. During his almost 30 years at InfoWest, he has completed over 14 acquisitions, expanded and grown the company, and helped develop new technologies. He pioneered the rollout of the first dialup, DSL, cable, wireless, and fiber broadband networks in Southern Utah. He has overseen all aspects of InfoWest’s operations, including network expansion, marketing and sales, new product development, day-to-day operations, and everything in between. Kelly graduated from Dixie College and continued his post-graduate work at Southern Utah University. He has served on the Board of Directors for the St. George Rotary, Southern Utah Home Builders, and other local organizations. In 2006, Kelly was named Entrepreneur of the Year by the Dixie Business Alliance and Washington County Economic Development Council. Kelly is married and has four amazing children.

Scott Sampson, CEO, Fiber Fast Homes

Scott is an experienced executive with extensive knowledge in all aspects of the IT and Telecom industries. He has worked with companies like Arrow Electronics, ULA, and Rio Tinto, as well as successfully sold an ISP that he co-founded. Scott is known for building high-achieving teams. He’s an avid skier in his home state of Colorado, and if you join him for a Zoom call, you’ll see his love for Star Wars memorabilia on display. He also enjoys attending estate sales with his wife and children and actually finds working on cars to be a relaxing hobby.

Boston Omaha Corporation Leadership

Adam Peterson, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Boston Omaha Corporation

Adam Peterson has been the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Boston Omaha Corporation (NYSE: BOC) since 2015. Adam is also the founder and managing member of The Magnolia Group, LLC, an investment advisor managing private partnerships since its founding in 2005. He also serves on the Board of Directors of Nelnet, Inc. (NYSE: NNI) and Nicholas Financial (NASDAQ: NICK). Adam and Brendan Keating have partnered in private real estate (debt and equity) since 2011 via The Aligned Group and 24th Street Asset Management. Adam holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance from Creighton University.

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