Blackfoot Renews Ambassador Sponsorship of Missoula City Club in 2017

Missoula, Montana, January 13, 2017 – City Club Missoula kicked off their 2017 program series with a forum led by Montana Telecommunications General Manager, Geoff Feiss.  The theme was “Big Sky Small World: Conquering Montana’s Divide” Feiss presented a report on the state of rural Broadband and shared ways MTA member companies are working to bring state-of-the-art Broadband internet, to Montana’s rural schools, businesses, residents, and emergency and health care services overcoming challenges presented by Montana’s rugged and remote geography. Feiss shared stores of how member companies like Blackfoot are busy updating today’s networks to meet tomorrow’s demands with “future-proof” fiber optic infrastructure requires considerable investment of time and resources. Go to www.BroadbandMT.com to view the full report.

Blackfoot was acknowledged at the event along with other local business sponsors including the Missoula Independent, Morrison Maierle, KECI, Northwestern Energy, Missoula County and Garlington Lohn and Robinson to name a few.


About City Club: The Mission of City Club Missoula is to bring together people to inform and inspire citizens on issues vital to the Missoula area community through public forums that encourage the discussion of new ideas and the free exchange of thought. City Club Missoula runs from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Missoula’s Doubletree Hotel, 100 Madison St.  Lunch is included.  The February 13 lunch forum addresses Infrastructure needs. Registration is required at www.cityclubmissoula.com.