PomeGran Awarded $172 Million FTTH Project to Provide Gigabit Broadband Connectivity to Rural and Indigenous Communities in Northern Ontario

TORONTO, June 24, 2024 /CNW/ – PomeGran Inc. (PomeGran), Canada’s fastest growing fibre-centric rural broadband provider, through its subsidiary ROCK Networks, has received $97 million in federal and provincial government funding to build new fibre broadband infrastructure in rural and Indigenous communities in Northern Ontario. The Honourable Gudie Hutchings, Canada’s Minister of Rural Economic Development and Minister responsible for the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, together… Read More»

Joe Hickey Wins Top 50 CEOs

Joe Hickey Welcomed Into Atlantic Business Magazine’s Hall of Fame for Fifth Top 50 CEOs Win

On May 9th, Joe Hickey, President and Founder of ROCK Networks, achieved a remarkable milestone by winning the Atlantic Business Magazine’s Top 50 CEOs award for the fifth consecutive year. This prestigious recognition has led to his induction into the Atlantic Business Magazine’s Hall of Fame, a testament to his exceptional leadership and contributions to… Read More»

ROCK Networks Named Most Innovative Telecommunications Company 2024

ROCK Networks is proud to announce that we’ve won Corporate Vision’s Canadian Business Award for Most Innovative Telecommunications Company. This prestigious recognition further solidifies ROCK’s commitment to innovation and excellence in the telecommunications industry. We are immensely grateful for this honour and remain dedicated to providing cutting-edge solutions that meet our clients’ evolving needs while… Read More»

PomeGran Group and Broadband Communications North Secure Federal Funding to Boost Connectivity in Remote Indigenous Regions

THOMPSON, MB, March 7, 2024 /CNW/ – PomeGran Inc., via its subsidiary ROCK Networks, a leading broadband service provider, and Broadband Communications North (BCN), Manitoba’s largest Indigenous network, have received $7.5 million in funding from the federal government to deliver cellular and data service to eight remote Indigenous communities in Northern Manitoba. The funding, announced yesterday by the Honourable Gudie Hutchings, Minister… Read More»

PomeGran Acquires ROCK Networks to Expedite Growth and Transform Rural Connectivity Across Canada

Acquisition signals a milestone in PomeGran’s ongoing expansion, to bridge the digital divide and connect underserved communities across Canada TORONTO–PomeGran Inc., Canada’s leading fibre-centric rural broadband provider, announced today the acquisition of ROCK Networks Inc., one of Canada’s leading broadband service providers and telecom systems integrator.   Click the button below to continue reading.

Nova Communications, a Division of ROCK Networks, Awarded Contract for School Bus Video Enforcement Solution Under the New Brunswick First Procurement Strategy and Action Plan

Moncton, NB, August 9, 2023: Today, Nova Communications, a division of ROCK Networks, hosted an event to celebrate a contract awarded under the New Brunswick First Procurement Strategy and Action Plan. The contract involves the installation and servicing of a video enforcement solution developed by Safe Fleet. This solution aims to tackle the illegal passing… Read More»

Joe Hickey: ROCK Networks Bridging Gaps In Communications With Innovative, Future-Proof Communication Solutions

Ottawa, ON – Dec 6, 2022: Joe Hickey, our President and CEO, was exclusively interviewed by Made in CA to discuss the vision of ROCK Networks becoming the communities’ premier provider of digital infrastructure. In this interview, Mr. Hickey also talked about the company’s background, challenges, and plan for the next five years of bridging… Read More»

Broadband Communications North and ROCK Networks Announce Partnership to Deliver OneWeb LEO Satellite Internet Service in Manitoba

Pilot Project to Bring High-Speed Internet to a First Nations Community in Northern Manitoba Was Presented at Indigenous Connectivity Summit Winnipeg, MB – October 27, 2022: Manitoba’s largest Indigenous network, Broadband Communications North (BCN), announced a pilot project that will bring high-speed internet to the Manto Sipi Cree Nation at the Indigenous Connectivity Summit this… Read More»

Timmy Awards Announces ROCK Networks As 2022 Tech for Good Finalist

Tech in Motion recognizes finalists for award celebrating companies using tech to uplift our communities September 27, 2022 – Tech in Motion named ROCK Networks a finalist for Best Tech for Good in the 2022 Timmy Awards, recognizing the top workplaces for tech professionals across North America. ROCK Networks and these finalists have proactively responded… Read More»