Lightower Expands Presence In Detroit Market
Supports region's revitalization and the convergence of technology, software, and manufacturing across the region.
Lightower Fiber Networks has announced its expanded presence in the greater Detroit market. The company is opening a new office located at 755 West Big Beaver Road, in Troy, which will support its network of over 1,200 route miles of fiber and over 100 on-net buildings throughout the region.
Detroit Metro is home to more than 300,000 businesses, including eleven Fortune 500 companies. With recent initiatives by automakers to invest in advanced manufacturing, coupled with the convergence of high tech, information services, and software development, Detroit is experiencing a revitalization through technology. Lightower's further investment and expansion in the region emphasizes its commitment to bringing all-fiber solutions to the areas that demand high-performance networking.
"Lightower has been serving Michigan and greater Detroit for many years. We have a lot of fiber in place to provide services to businesses today, and we plan to aggressively add more network and service locations moving forward," commented Doug Dalissandro, chief revenue officer, Lightower Fiber Networks. "This latest investment in Michigan by Lightower is simply a result of the overall demand we are seeing from companies here that need high-performance networking infrastructure. Greater Detroit is quickly becoming a technology-centric market where fiber networking is being used to accelerate the operations of old and new industries alike. We are excited to be a part of this continued growth."