Ryan Castel - President and CEO
Matilda Blacksmith - Secretary and Treasurer
Broadband was introduced to Northern Manitoba in 2004, during that time I was in school.
started my job as technician for the Band in 2006.
Broadband Communications North(BCN) was formed in 2009. Ryan Castel was selected to serve on this board as a representative of Cross Lake Band, he is still on the BCN board today, one of the longest serving board members there.
started planning before Broadband was brought into Cross Lake. During the process of planning, we
came up with the name 'Pimicikamak Broadband Services'.
started coming up with recommendations and plans for PBS. We started our services at a cost of $50 per house per month. Businesses are charged a higher rate.
We made some upgrades between 2014 and 2021 and increased the rate to $60 per month. PBS bought a new tower to extend and improve Services. The rate went up to $75 per month which is what it is currently.
we started our services at $50.00 per month to our residential Customers We had a few Upgrades during the 2014-2021 It increased to our Monthly Services at $60.00, we purchased a new Tower our Services went up at 75.00 per month.
Flat Rate for Residential Customers $75.00Unlimited
up to 4-6 Mbps DownloadUp to 4 Mbps UploadUnlimited DataNo ContractGreat Service if there's no vegetation
2 Rates for Business CustomersMonthly Payment $175.00
up to 4 Mbps DownloadUp to 3 Mbps UploadUnlimited DataNo Contract
Monthly Payment $250.00up to 6 Mbps DownloadUp to 4 Mbps UploadUnlimited DataNo ContractGreat Service
*Equipment Priced Separately
Service Repairs for Customers