Creating a Better Tomorrow, Today.

America didn’t become a global entertainment and technology leader overnight or by happenstance. It’s taken billions of dollars, millions of people, thousands of communities and the singular ambition and willpower to go beyond. Our industry touches every corner of our country and has propelled a digital revolution that is redefining how we live, work, learn and play.

But we are just getting started. We want every American to enjoy the benefits of seamless connectivity. We will continue to create the most compelling stories that are transforming living rooms into home theaters. And we are pushing the boundaries on smart solutions that can simplify our lives.

See for yourself how we contribute to communities all over America. We represent jobs. We represent cutting edge technology. We represent the stories that make you laugh, cry and cheer. You’re a part of this story. Join us and go beyond!

Our Economic Contribution

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Direct & Indirect Jobs

2.9 million

Employees

255,580

Total Economic Impact

$460 billion

 
Note: for direct & indirect jobs, as well as total economic impact, state-level data only reflect the technology sector, while national data reflect both the technology & entertainment sectors.

Stories from the Field

May
12
2022
TV and AAPI Heritage Month:
Celebrating Onscreen Strides in Diversity
May is Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month, a time when the U.S. pays tribute “to the generations of Asian and Pacific Islanders who have enriched... Read More
May
9
2022
Closing the Digital Divide Through Affordability Programs
President Biden announced the narrowing of America’s digital divide on May 9, 2022 at the White House and applauded broadband providers for their internet adoption efforts, including... Read More
May
9
2022
How Much Internet Speed Do I Need?
Planning for the Digital Future
It’s something that many of us consider when shopping for internet service—how much internet speed do I need? This question became especially critical... Read More
Apr
28
2022
The Future of Telehealth: What Does It Look Like?
Even with safety restrictions in place throughout the COVID pandemic, technology enabled us to receive quality human services – such as healthcare – from a distance.  And with a large... Read More
Apr
19
2022
Reducing Your Carbon Footprint—With Broadband: Internet Providers Are Helping American Consumers Go Green
Earth Day 2022 is upon us, and if you’re like us, topics like reducing your carbon footprint or making your home more energy... Read More
Apr
19
2022
Expanding Broadband to Hard-to-Reach Communities: How to Get the Job Done
In November 2021, Congress passed the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, a sweeping $1.2 trillion-dollar bill that includes a significant investment in... Read More
Apr
11
2022
How Can We Reduce Our Carbon Footprint?
Broadband Has Answers
“How can we reduce our carbon footprint?” As Earth Day approaches, this critical question moves to the forefront—but to create an economy of net-zero... Read More
Mar
30
2022
What to Watch In the Lead up to Earth Day 2022?
The world will celebrate Earth Day on April 22, but the entire month of April is a time to reflect and act on ways to preserve our planet. Numerous events and initiatives are taking place... Read More