Fybe Promotes Long-Time Employee to Director of Outside Plant Construction

Ahoskie, N.C. Fybe, a broadband service provider and a subsidiary of Roanoke Cooperative, is proud to announce the promotion of Adam Newsome to Director of Outside Plant Construction.

Newsome first joined the team in 2000 as a Line Technician and worked his way through the ranks, giving him a thorough understanding of Fybe’s service area and the many roles involved when planning fiber expansion projects. In his new position, he’ll oversee the planning, implementation and maintenance of the outside plant network infrastructure. With more than 20 years of experience on this team and in this industry, he’s a natural fit to take on this responsibility.

“Adam’s comprehensive expertise makes him an asset as we continue expanding our fiber network in rural communities,” said Bo Coughlin, COO of Fybe. “We look forward to seeing his continued impact as he takes on this elevated key leadership role.”

Having access to reliable, high-speed internet at a variety of price points gives local residents and businesses the tools they need to succeed in the modern world. With work, school, telehealth and more requiring reliable internet services, Fybe’s team is dedicated to positioning locals for success in connectivity. With Adam leading the construction initiative, the Fybe team is confident that even more communities will benefit from its services in the years to come.

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About Fybe

Fybe, an initiative spearheaded by Roanoke Connect Holdings, LLC, a subsidiary of Roanoke Cooperative, is building their broadband network to provide high-speed internet to counties in North Carolina. Fybe offers residential and business customers broadband internet, voice services, and smart grid energy efficiency capabilities. Living a fully connected and enhanced quality of life is Fybe’s commitment to the communities they serve.