2022 Honorees


Patricia Jo Boyers

Patricia Jo Boyers- President/CEO & Co-Founder, BOYCOM Cablevision, Inc.; Chairman of Board of Directors, ACAC, America’s Communications Association

Patricia Jo Boyers

President/CEO & Co-Founder,
BOYCOM Cablevision, Inc.
Chairman of Board of Directors,
ACAC, America’s Communications Association

Patricia Jo Boyers is President/CEO & Co-Founder of BOYCOM Cablevision, Inc. She has served in this capacity since 2008. Her previous position was as Executive VP/CFO since the inception of the company in 1992. Boyers is also President and 100% owner of Boyers Communications, Inc., a Missouri designated DBE in the business of underground cable construction and custom road boring since 1982. Patty has served on the board of directors for ACA Connects since April 16, 2007, currently serving her third year as Chairman.

She served on the board of the Greater Poplar Bluff Area Chamber of Commerce. She also served, for over 21 years on the Military Academy Review Board for the 8th US Congressional District; the last five years were served as chairman. She served on the board of the Leadership Council of Missouri’s NFIB and also served for six years as Founding Chairman of the board of directors of the Pike Creek Common Sewer District in Butler County, serving from 1996 to 2003. During this time, Boyers also served as Vice President of the Missouri Association of Sewer Districts, earning her the esteemed title of “Sewer Queen” and the award of her Golden Shovel. Patty was inducted into the 2015 Class of Cable TV Pioneers during their 49th annual banquet in Chicago.

Her activities in her community range from president of the PTA to life member in the NRA. Her faith and service to her church is evident in the fact that she has taught the Friendship Sunday School class at First Baptist Church in Poplar Bluff for over 19 years. Boyers attended Three Rivers Community College and the University of Missouri and has more than 43 years of experience in the cable industry.

BOYCOM is a family-owned, first generation, incumbent MSO that provides video, telephone and high-speed broadband internet service in the most remote rural portions of five counties in Southeast Missouri. BOYCOM was founded in 1992 by Steven D. & Patricia Jo Boyers after 15 years in the underground telecommunication construction business. They are truly a “Mom & Pop”, in the purest sense of the term! Steve’s entrepreneurial spirit and Patty’s tenacity has served them well. BOYCOM is celebrating their 30th Anniversary this year and haven’t changed their name once! Brains, balls & borrowed money has been their mantra and they’re not changing it now!

The crowning jewel for her is her family. Her greatest accomplishment is her son, Matthew! Most folks never get to meet their hero-she raised hers! Matthew and his beautiful wife, Amber, have three glorious daughters; Jillian, Evelyn and Vivianne. Grandchildren are God’s gifts for not killing your kids! God bless us EVERYONE!