About Great Plains Communications

Over a century of experience providing fiber-based technology solutions to enterprise, carrier, and residential customers across Nebraska and beyond.

Our Story

Founded in 1910 by E.C. Hunt as a Nebraska phone company, Great Plains Communications has evolved over the past century, keeping pace with technology and increasing bandwidth demands to become a leading regional network and fiber services provider.

Today Great Plains Communications is the largest privately-owned telecommunications provider in Nebraska serving over 90 communities throughout the state. Business and enterprise services range from traditional and cloud-based voice and data products to installation and support of large networks with fully scalable managed Ethernet solutions. The company also takes pride in our progressive approach to accommodating the unique needs of wholesale carrier customers, including regional and national telecommunications carriers, LECs, ISPs, wireless carriers, and other providers utilizing superior custom engineering and custom-built strategies. In addition, we serve residential customers with high-speed Internet, cable TV, and local and long-distance telephone services. At the core of our service offering is an extensive 11,500-mile, MEF certified regional fiber network fully supported by a 24x7x365, Network Operations Center.

Founded in 1910 by E.C. Hunt as a Nebraska phone company, Great Plains Communications has evolved over the past century, keeping pace with technology and increasing bandwidth demands to become a leading regional network and fiber services provider.

The company is based in Blair, Nebraska and is owned by Grain Management, LLC: a leading private equity firm focused on investments in the Communications sector.

Who We Serve

  • Enterprise, business, and residential customers in over 90 communities across the state of Nebraska with nearly 500 miles of fiber in the Omaha metro area 
  • Carrier customers on a regional and national level
  • Points of presence in Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Missouri, Nebraska, Minnesota, South Dakota, Wyoming
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