AboutAs a fiber optics broadband solutions provider, FiberRise is dedicated to equipping electric utilities to deliver reliable, affordable broadband service to its members, bringing financial, technological, construction, and operational expertise to the electric cooperative to ensure a sustainable broadband business for years to come.
The Rural Electrification Act of 1936 was the first chapter in the electric cooperative story – FiberRise believes broadband is the next chapter and that rural America deserves the equal broadband opportunity. To this end, FiberRise’s fiber-based architectures represent a sustainable approach to reliable broadband and smart energy solutions. FiberRise business solutions ensure the sustainability of broadband with virtually limitless bandwidth to serve the entire community, from cities to the rural reaches of the United States.
FiberRise is a group of entrepreneurs and industry experts with decades of experience who believe public and private partnerships pave the way for the most successful fiber infrastructure projects. The FiberRise team provides business modeling and feasibility services, funding support, design and construction, OSS integration, network operations, and sales and marketing support.
ENTRUST Solutions Group Acquisition
In July 2022, ENTRUST Solutions Group announced its acquisition of FiberRise:
Adam Biggam, CEO of ENTRUST Solutions Group, said, “We couldn’t be happier with adding FiberRise to the ENTRUST family. This partnership will further strengthen our focus on supporting utility clients with grid modernization, internal network development, and fiber expansion. We are also thankful for our continued partnership and support from Kohlberg & Company to grow this shared vision for the future.”
Jaxon Lang, CEO of FiberRise, said, “From the beginning, FiberRise has been dedicated to empowering electric utilities through our innovative use of fiber to positively transform the lives of their communities. Our partnership with ENTRUST Solutions Group strengthens our commitment to the electric utility market while allowing us to grow at scale, expand our footprint, and broaden our service offerings. We’re delighted to join a company focused on a market we are honored to serve.”