Moorhead, MN, 5/9/2022 – After 20 years doing business under the brand, Aurora Fiber Optic Networks, 702 Communications has formalized its partnership with Fiber Minnesota by creating Aurora Fiber Optic Networks, LLC.
The partnership creates the largest and most robust statewide fiber network in Minnesota.
“For 20 years, 702 Communications has been the sales and marketing arm of the combined members of Fiber Minnesota under the Aurora Fiber Optic Networks brand,” explains Brian Crommett, CEO of 702 Communications and now President of Aurora. “Formalizing the partnership and creating this amazing statewide network really provides clarity to our Enterprise and Wholesale Carrier customers and opens up huge opportunity for growth.”
Jason Dale, the CEO of Fiber Minnesota and Vice-President of Aurora agrees. “The Fiber Minnesota core and partner networks stretch over 10,000 miles and interconnect our 30+ ISP members who have spent decades building and upgrading their last-mile fiber networks. With 99% of the homes and businesses in our markets enjoying fiber-optic access, we’ve brought opportunity to our local customers and created a cohesive brand for carrier transport business in Minnesota. We cannot wait for the next 20 years to unfold for Aurora.”
Aurora Fiber Optic Networks
Headquartered at 702 Main Avenue in downtown Moorhead, Aurora Fiber Optic Networks, LLC provides a single point of contact for fiber optic connectivity to carrier, wholesale, ISPs and large enterprise businesses. With member-owners based in five states in and around Minnesota complementing national partner interconnections, Aurora can provide access to virtually anywhere in the nation. For more information, visit www.aurorafonet.com