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viNGN named “Best of the VI” second year in a row

VI Daily News Best of the VIThe Virgin Islands Next Generation Network, Inc. (viNGN) has been recognized as Virgin Islands Daily News “Best of the VI” for the second year in a row!

viNGN has been chosen by readers of the VI Daily News:

  • Best After School Tutorial
  • Best Online Education
  • Best Online/E-Commerce Training Provider

According to Lawrence Kupfer, President & CEO of viNGN, “This recognition demonstration that our initiatives particularly our efforts with regards to our “VI Digital Literacy” Training program and other education related services offered at our Public Computer Centers have definitely connected in a big way with the Virgin Islands Community.”

Kupfer cites viNGN Public Computer Center (PCC) and Sustainable Broadband Adoption (SBA) grant vendors Cyberlearning and BetterWorld, as well as Gov. John P. deJongh, the USVI Public Finance Authority and the Office of Economic Opportunity (OEO) for their combined support for the USVI Broadband Initiative.

The management and staff of viNGN are indeed grateful for the continued confidence of the community and the many patrons who utilize the PCCs and go on to obtain jobs, increase their skills, go into business, do business online, and communicate with greater ability, thanks to the Digital Literacy program.


About vingn

The Virgin Islands Next Generation Network (viNGN) was established in 2010 as a public corporation; it is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Virgin Islands Public Finance Authority. viNGN was funded primarily from an American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) grant made by the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) as part of a federal program to improve the broadband capacity in the United States, its territories, and the District of Columbia. The program is called the Broadband Technology Opportunities Program (BTOP). For more information regarding viNGN, call (340) 715-8581, or visit


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