Steve Smith, chief revenue officer for LiveOak Fiber, on the company’s deployment milestones in Florida and Georgia, lessons learned along the way and how LiveOak is getting ready for BEAD.

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Here are a few topics covered in this conversation:

  • Background on LiveOak Fiber and the company’s funding sources (01:48)

  • LiveOak Fiber’s growth and how it chooses where to build (05:39)

  • Deployment milestones in Florida and Georgia and lessons learned (10:50)

  • How LiveOak Fiber is preparing to participate in BEAD- Broadband Equity Access and Deployment program (16:30)

  • Thoughts on the end of the Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP) and staying competitive with affordable services (18:33)