Astound Wholesale Wins 2023 Visionary Spotlight Award

PRINCETON, NJ and SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – June 29, 2023 – Astound Broadband, the 6th largest U.S. Cable provider, today announced that ChannelVision Magazine has recognized Astound Wholesale as a winner of a 2023 Visionary Spotlight Award in the Service Provider Technology category. The award is for Wholesale Broadband and Capacity and marks the company’s fourth consecutive year as a VSA recipient.

The judges wrote: “Astound Wholesale is a provider that focuses on last-mile Ethernet, broadband, wavelength, and DIA services across a 100 percent fiber network. Astound provides access to more than 100 data centers across 14 markets with its no-fee 10G and 100G NNI access points. To provide its customers with the high-end service they deserve, Astound has introduced several points of automation to support efficient access to competitive pricing and order processing.”

“Winning the Visionary Spotlight Award for the fourth consecutive year is a reflection of Astound Wholesale’s dedication to innovation, hard work and dependability,” said Gus Chimos, SVP, Astound Business Solutions. “In today’s fast-evolving business world, it is now more important than ever to provide reliable and flexible solutions that enable our customers to grow with the support of strong infrastructure and superior customer service.”

Astound Wholesale’s expanding footprint delivers concentrated network coverage and an alternate fiber-based solution for wholesale partners throughout the United States, including metro, urban, and rural areas. Through a combination of flexibility and superior customer support to meet specific client needs, Astound Wholesale enables its partners to position Astound as a top choice for their own customer bases.

“We are honored to present Astound Wholesale with this VSA,” said Beka Business Media president and CEO Berge Kaprelian. “The judges were impressed by Astound’s last-mile options across its fiber network, as well as its reach throughout the United States, All of us at ChannelVision Magazine and Beka Business Media congratulate the entire team at Astound Wholesale.

About the Visionary Spotlight Awards

ChannelVision’s annual Visionary Spotlight Awards competition was created to highlight channel and service provider innovation in communications and information technologies. The awards honor outstanding products, services and deployments across numerous technology categories. Visionary Spotlight Award winners exemplify this goal, showcasing innovations, a capacity for future-thinking and what sets them apart within the communication and IT sectors. For a complete list of 2023 winners, click here. For more information about the VSA program, contact Berge Kaprelian at

About Astound Business Solutions

Astound Business Solutions provides IT leaders with high-capacity, secure connectivity for their mission-critical applications while increasing overall agility and responsiveness. A part of Astound Broadband, the award-winning national telecommunications provider offers advanced solutions delivered over a diverse, carrier-grade network that provides the speed, bandwidth, and reliability businesses need to support growing data demands. With coast-to-coast connectivity to over 75,000 business customers, Astound Business Solutions maintains a local, customer-centric approach, with dedicated industry experts on-hand around the clock to help businesses stay on top of today’s evolving IT technology and remain competitive in their markets.


Astound Broadband Media Contact:
Mark S. Peterson