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This article was featured in the May 2015 issue of Vermont Business Magazine   Taking Vermont Businesses to the Next Level Byline: Maura Mahoney, Senior Director of Marketing & Product Development, FirstLight Fiber Today’s businesses face a highly competitive marketplace.  There are a number of obstacles to success, especially as business technology undergoes a major … Read More

For FirstLight, the second quarter of the year has been all about enhancements! We have had another successful quarter and are pleased to share with you the highlights as we journey into the hot summer. FirstLight welcomed many regional business professionals to our Manchester data center on May 5th for tours and networking. The event was a … Read More

By Dominick Sorrentino Editor of Networked Enterprise It almost goes without saying that a modern enterprise or organization cannot function without having an effective, high-speed Internet connection. And while many areas of the country such as greater metro regions take this connection for granted, many others are not so lucky. Albany-based FirstLight, a facilities-based telecommunications provider … Read More

Today, FirstLight Fiber announces the appointment of Jill Sandford as Vice President and General Counsel. Ms. Sandford will perform as a member of the senior executive team and oversee Legal, Regulatory and Human Resources functions. Ms. Sandford brings FirstLight over 20 years of legal and telecom experience. Her previous positions included Associate General Counsel for … Read More

FirstLight Fiber, a facilities-based telecommunications service provider operating in Upstate New York and Northern New England, announced the appointment of Jill Sandford as Vice President and General Counsel. Ms. Sandford will serve as a member of the senior executive team and will oversee Legal, Regulatory and Human Resources functions on behalf of the Company. Ms. … Read More

Chelsea Diana Albany Business Review Rensselaer, New York is exploring a plan to install a fiber optics network across the city for faster internet access to entice new business and real estate development. The plan comes as SUNY Polytechnic Institute considers an expansion of its own that would bring high-tech jobs and housing to Rensselaer’s … Read More

BY MAURA MAHONEY With every passing year, remarkable technological advancements make their way into the health care market. These advancements not only intend to improve patient care, to diagnose and treat diseases but also to control the rising cost of health care. In 2015 alone, we are looking at everything from nanobots (miniature robots complete … Read More