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Ninestar Connect

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

Ninestar Connect is a telephone co-op based in Greenfield, IN that was founded in 1950. As of 2019 they had $51 million in revenue and $127 million in assets.

Provide electric and telecommunications products and services to cooperative customers in a 7-county area of east central Indiana. Providing superior electric and telecommunication products and services to our customers. Provide electric and various t...

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Program areas at Ninestar Connect

Provide various electric, telecommunications, water, and sewer products and services to cooperative customers in a 8-county area of east central Indiana. As of december 31, 2018, the number of electric services totaled 15,396, the number of telecommunications access lines totaled 5,410, the number of broadband customers totaled 7,858 and the number of water and sewer customers totaled 171.

Form 990s for Ninestar Connect

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Feb 18, 2020990OView PDF
2017-12Feb 21, 2019990View PDF
2016-12Jan 18, 2018990View PDF
2015-12Feb 27, 2017990OView PDF
2014-12Feb 5, 2016990OView PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Ninestar Connect

Total grants, contributions, etc.$0
Program services$51,314,687
Investment income and dividends$379,100
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$-12,526
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$79,667
Total revenues$51,760,928

Vendors for Ninestar Connect

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
WordPressContent management system software2020-06-24
████████ ███████Marketing software2020-06-24
███████ ████ ███ ████████ ███Tax accounting2019-11-13
██████████ ███Contract Labor and Materials$1,346,3782018-12-01
█████ ███████████ ████████Engineering Services$196,2802018-12-01
█ ████ ████████ ███Contract Labor and Materials$766,7382018-12-01
███████ ██████████ ████████Contract Labor$273,6902018-12-01
█████████ █████ ████Contract Labor Locates$428,5002018-12-01
...and two more vendors

Personnel at Ninestar Connect

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Michael R. BurrowPresident and Chief Executive Officer-Sept. 17, 2019
Scott HiattChief Financial Officer$182,031Sept. 17, 2019
████ ██████Chief Technology Officer$123,213Sept. 17, 2019
████ ██████Vice President of Operations$128,409Sept. 17, 2019
██████ █████Vice President of Administration$127,793Sept. 17, 2019
█████ ████Operations Director$118,437Dec. 31, 2017
████ ██████Engineering Director$104,100Dec. 31, 2017
████ ██████President$277,296Sept. 17, 2019
████ █████Vice Chairman$15,600Dec. 31, 2017
███████ ████Secretary and Treasurer$14,800Dec. 31, 2017
...and three more key personnel

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