Connect With Industry-Leading Innovation in Small Town America

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NTCA is the premier association representing nearly 850 independent, community-based telecommunications companies leading innovation in rural and small-town America.

Our telco members are looking for solutions to remain competitive and achieve operational efficiencies, and they value our partnerships with service providers like you. Increase your visibility and brand awareness with sponsorship, advertising and exhibitor opportunities.


Reaching the rural broadband industry is easy when you partner with NTCA.  From digital and print advertising, sponsored webinars, event sponsorship and exhibition opportunities, NTCA provides a direct path for you to connect with your next customer.  



NTCA membership consists of the following categories:

ILEC Member
An incumbent local exchange carrier (ILEC) is a telecommunications carrier providing broadband internet access and fixed voice services to fewer than 50,000 customers. ILECs may be structured as either a commercial, cooperative or international company.

Non-ILEC Subsidiary Member
A non-ILEC subsidiary is an entity affiliated with an ILEC that was created to provide telecommunications services including, but not limited to, cable television, wireless, video and competitive services to fewer than 50,000 customers.

Associate Member
An associate member is a supplier of goods and services to the communications industry. Suppliers include insurance companies, manufacturers, other rural utilities, statewide providers of equal access, and consultants for accounting, engineering and legal matters.

Association Member
An association member is a local, state or regional association of communications companies.



General Policy

All marketing opportunities offered by NTCA and purchased by vendors are subject to our approval. NTCA reserves the right to reject any advertising, sponsorships or other marketing opportunities submitted by vendors for any reason.