February 1, 2021 - Texas Governor Greg Abbott presented his 2021 State of the State address at VFT's headquarters in Lockhart, Texas. Governor Abbott mentioned VFT at the beginning of his address: "Good evening. To members of the Texas Legislature who are joining us virtually and my fellow Texans, as we gather tonight, I can tell you that the state of our state is brimming with promise. That promise is seen in places like where I am tonight—Lockhart, Texas—home of great barbecue and the location of Visionary Fiber Technologies. The folks at Visionary Fiber use cutting-edge technology to provide innovative products that are transforming our future. They exemplify the tenacity of Texans. Going to work to earn a living. Going to work to make a difference. Persevering during challenges. Prospering because of the entrepreneurial spirit unique to Texas."
The full address is transcribed on the texas.gov website: https://gov.texas.gov/news/post/governor-abbott-delivers-2021-state-of-the-state-address