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NISC Focuses on Member Value at Annual Meetings, National Shows

Lake Saint Louis, Mo., Mar. 12, 2020 – National Information Solutions Cooperative (NISC), a leading provider of technology and IT solutions to utility and telecommunications organizations, focused on the cooperative's Membership at its telecom and utility Annual Meetings, held Feb. 16 and March 1 in conjunction with the NTCA – The Rural Broadband Association (NTCA) and NRECA national trade shows. Dan Wilbanks took the stage at the NISC Annual Meetings for the first time as President and CEO following the retirement of Vern Dosch in January. Wilbanks discussed NISC's product direction as well as his main goal for NISC in [...]

NISC to Sponsor and Exhibit at NRECA’s 2020 TechAdvantage Conference & Expo

Lake Saint Louis, Mo., Feb. 27, 2020 – National Information Solutions Cooperative (NISC), a leading provider of software solutions to utility and telecommunication companies, will be sponsoring and exhibiting at NRECA's TechAdvantage Conference and Expo Mar. 1-4 in New Orleans, La. NISC will be exhibiting on Monday, Mar. 2 from 4:30 to 7 p.m., Tuesday, Mar. 3 from 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Wednesday, Mar. 4 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. TechAdvantage attendees are encouraged to stop by booth #2001 to learn about the latest in NISC innovations, test drive solutions and visit one-on-one with NISC's staff. Visitors will [...]

NISC Launches Initiative to Maximize Member Partnerships

Lake Saint Louis, Mo., Feb. 17, 2020 – National Information Solutions Cooperative (NISC), a leading provider of software solutions to utility and telecommunication companies, is launching an initiative to ensure Members get maximum value from their partnership with NISC. The Member Value Initiative sharpens NISC's focus on helping Members improve their utilization of NISC's solutions, and formalizes employee training programs for onboarding and ongoing development. Spearheading the initiative is a dedicated 12-person team of NISC employees led by Amber Kilber, who previously served as manager of Support for NISC's Accounting and Business Solutions. The new team, which incorporates expertise on various [...]

NISC to Sponsor and Exhibit at NTCA’s 2020 RTIME Event

Mandan, N.D., Feb. 13, 2020 – National Information Solutions Cooperative (NISC), a leading provider of software solutions to utility and telecommunication companies, will be sponsoring and exhibiting at NTCA – The Rural Broadband Association’s Rural Telecom Industry Meeting & Expo (RTIME) Feb. 16-19 in Phoenix, Ariz. NISC will be exhibiting Monday, Feb. 17 and Tuesday, Feb. 18.  RTIME attendees are encouraged to stop by booth #100 to learn about the latest in NISC innovations, test drive solutions and visit one-on-one with NISC’s staff. Visitors will also have an opportunity to win an Apple iPad or Apple AirPods. RTIME is rural America’s largest [...]

NISC Announces New Member-Focused Advertising & Promotional Campaign

Lake Saint Louis, Mo., Feb. 4, 2020 – National Information Solutions Cooperative (NISC), a leading provider of software solutions to utility and telecommunication companies, is excited to announce its 2020 advertising and promotional campaign. The ads, featuring the tagline, “Your technology. Your mission. Your success. Our promise.”, will focus on NISC’s commitment to Member success, and will be reinforced through impactful quotes and testimonials from Members throughout the United States and beyond. “Our Members’ technology, mission and success fuels us every day,” said Dan Wilbanks, NISC president and CEO. “They are guiding forces in our support centers, our Research, Development [...]

NISC Board Approves New Partnerships in January Meeting

Lake Saint Louis, Mo., Jan. 21, 2020 – NISC strives to provide maximum value to its current Member-customers, while continuing strategic growth of its Membership. That growth was exhibited by the NISC Board of Directors’ approval of three new Members during its Jan. 15 meeting. The approvals, coupled with the consolidation of several Member organizations, brings NISC’s Membership total to 840. The following utility and telecommunication companies were welcomed to the NISC family. Utilities EnergyUnited Electric Membership Corporation, Statesville, N.C.Richmond Power & Light, Richmond, Ind. Telecoms Arthur Mutual Telephone Company, Defiance, Ohio Membership growth enhances NISC’s economies of scale, while [...]

NISC Board Approves New Partnerships in December Meeting

Lake Saint Louis, Mo., Dec. 19, 2019 – To aid its commitment to maintaining strong and transparent relationships with its Members, NISC strives for strategic Membership growth. The NISC Board of Directors approved the addition of several new Members and Associate Members during its Dec. 11 meeting, bringing NISC’s Membership total to 846. The following utility and telecommunication companies were welcomed to the NISC family. Utilities Clay Electric Cooperative, Inc., Keystone Heights, Fla. South Dakota Rural Electric Association, Pierre, S.D. Telecoms Range Telephone Cooperative, Forsyth, Mont. Sherwood Mutual Telephone Association, Inc., Sherwood, Ohio "We are pleased to welcome these new [...]

NISC Honors President and CEO Vern Dosch

Mandan, N.D., Oct. 18, 2019 – National Information Solutions Cooperative (NISC), a leading provider of software and solutions to utility and telecommunication companies, has named its Mandan campus the Vern Dosch National Campus after their retiring president and CEO. In honor of his upcoming retirement, NISC created the Vern and Lynne Dosch Scholarship to honor the tremendous impact the Doschs have had on not only the Bismarck and Mandan communities, but the rural electric and telecom industries as well as the NISC family. Bismarck State College, Light of Christ Catholic Schools and the University of Mary have been named as [...]

NISC Board Approves New Partnerships in October Meeting

Lake Saint Louis, Mo., Oct. 15, 2019 – NISC is rooted in a commitment to maintain strong and transparent relationships with its Members, and strives to uphold the highest standard in Member service. Maintaining that standard requires strong and deliberate Membership growth. The NISC Board of Directors approved the addition of several new Members and Associate Members during its Oct. 10 meeting, bringing NISC’s Membership total to 845. “The continued growth of our Membership enhances NISC’s economies of scale, allowing for continued significant investment in research and development and steady Membership rates,” said Susan Imm, NISC vice president of Member [...]

Roberts Promoted to NISC Vice President of Research, Development & Quality

Lake Saint Louis, Mo., Oct. 7, 2019 – National Information Solutions Cooperative (NISC), a leading provider of software solutions to utility and telecommunication companies, has named Brent Roberts vice president of Research, Development & Quality (RDQ). Roberts has helped lead the development of several enterprise-wide solutions for NISC Members for 30 years, the last 20 years as a manager in the RDQ department. "The selection of Brent as vice president of RDQ continues an important tradition of promoting from within and providing career opportunities for our employees," said Dan Wilbanks, NISC chief operating officer and incoming president and CEO. "Brent [...]