SpeedConnect High-Speed Broadband came to Iowa in May of 2010, with the successful launch of its premium broadband Internet network, servicing customers in or around cities and towns near you.
In May 2015, SpeedConnect launched an LTE broadband network in the Quad Cities of Iowa and Illinois, featuring the latest and fastest technology available – with speeds up to 50 Mbps! Learn more here.
SpeedConnect’s Iowa customers benefited from SpeedConnect’s significant investments in advanced technologies, including additional wireless broadband sectors, new cell towers to improve coverage, and the addition of bandwidth capacity to wholesale Internet connections.
Iowa SpeedConnect offers some of the most advanced technology available, with a mission focused on sustained broadband speeds, great throughput, and low latency to provide an uninterrupted streaming Internet experience.
Market Manager Quad Cities Iowa/Illinois
Andy Rowe joined SpeedConnect in May 2015 as Market Manager for the Quad Cities region. He brings over 20 years’ experience successfully growing business and delivering exceptional customer experience to SpeedConnect’s roll out of LTExtreme high-speed Internet service to the Quad City market. Andy oversees the sales and business development effort for the Quad City market, working closely with the technical team to deliver a premium quality alternative to traditional Internet and home entertainment offerings. Andy holds a B.A. from the University of Illinois, an M.B.A. from the University of Iowa and is active in a variety of community and business organizations.
Technical Operations Manager for Iowa
Ryan Bacon joined SpeedConnect in 2009 as a tower technician, and was promoted in April of 2010 to Technical Operations Manager for Iowa. Bacon has worked with a WISP (wireless internet service provider) since 2004, and previously worked in a license free network using Motorola Canopy and Ubiquiti wireless technologies. His background also includes telephone work installing T1’s, phone lines, demark extensions, satellite Internet, satellite TV, sound masking, commercial cabling, and commercial surveillance systems. Bacon is working on his bachelor’s degree in IT with an emphasis on telecommunications.