Karissa Campbell

About Karissa Campbell

Karissa has more than 17 years of broad experience in the communications industry, and first joined JSA in 2009. Adapting quickly to JSA and the overall telecom industry as a whole, Karissa rapidly advanced to her current role of today: Vice President, Marketing & Account Strategy. She is responsible for overseeing the marketing initiatives for JSA and leading accounts with overall strategy and project management; media and analyst outreach; press release and article writing; social media; blogging; and more.

InterGlobix and Terrapinn Form New Media Partnership

By | 2018-09-11T10:07:21+00:00 September 11th, 2018|Categories: business partnership, cable, cable landing station, Conferences, Data Center, fiber, Global Telecommunications, Media, Submarine Cable Network, subsea cable, Telecom, telecom conference, telecom event, telecom industry blog, telecom media, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , |

InterGlobix LLC, owner of InterGlobix Magazine Partners with Terrapinn Pte Ltd for upcoming Submarine Networks World 2018 event InterGlobix LLC, a global solutions company focused on the convergence of datacenters, terrestrial and subsea fiber, and Terrapinn Pte Ltd, a business media and global events company jointly announce today that InterGlobix Magazine, the first magazine of its [...]

‘Bull Moose Club’ Coworking Space in Albany Chooses FirstLight

By | 2018-09-07T10:17:00+00:00 September 7th, 2018|Categories: customer win, fiber network, fiber optics, Internet, IT, shared IT, software, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , |

FirstLight’s Internet service provides the high quality, low latency experience needed to support its clients The Bull Moose Club, opening mid-September 2018 in Albany, NY, has selected FirstLight to provide Internet connectivity. FirstLight’s high-quality, low latency fiber connection will enable 160 members of the new coworking space, including 22 office suites, to perform efficiently with full [...]

Keeping Pace with New Technologies in Healthy Ways

By | 2018-09-06T12:17:36+00:00 September 6th, 2018|Categories: General|

Technology is Awesome, but We Must Stay Mindful When you think of the advanced technologies of today, does it amaze you to think just how far humankind has evolved with technology in just the past 5, 10, 50 years alone? The first appearance of humankind (homo sapiens) was recorded in Africa over 300,000 years ago. However, [...]

Colo Atl’s Tim Kiser to Speak on Atlanta Data Center Market at CAPRE 3rd Annual Event

By | 2018-08-16T13:19:43+00:00 August 16th, 2018|Categories: colocation, Data Center, data center events, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , |

Tim Kiser to Address Greater Atlanta Data Center Market 360: The Rapid Growth of this Market, Impact of Hyperscale, Edge and Colocation's Rebranding to Compete on Aug. 21 Colo Atl Owner and Founder, Tim Kiser, will serve as panelist at CAPRE’s Third Annual Greater Atlanta & Southeast Data Center Summit on August 21 in Atlanta, GA. [...]

DataXoom and Samsung Partner to Rollout Custom Wearable Solutions

By | 2018-08-09T11:21:14+00:00 August 9th, 2018|Categories: business collaboration, business partnership, enterprise, mobile, mobility, smart phone app, tech, Technology, technology trends, telecom industry blog, telecom news, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications, wearable tech|Tags: , , , , , |

DataXoom Provides the LTE Data Connectivity for Samsung Smartwatches for U.S. Enterprise Customers DataXoom, the nation’s first mobile broadband service provider built specifically for the enterprise, is proud to announce its partnership with Samsung SDS America to provide LTE data coverage for leading-edge wearable enterprise solutions.  This initiative utilizes the Samsung smartwatch and custom developed applications [...]

Major Telecom Carrier Hotel Taps STI’s Unique Conduit System in Atlanta

By | 2018-08-09T09:54:04+00:00 August 9th, 2018|Categories: carrier, dark fiber, Data Center, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, Fiber to the Home, global carrier, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Southern Telecom, Inc.'s conduit system offers 12 route miles throughout downtown Atlanta utilizing former steam ducts Southern Telecom, Inc. (STI) is presently undergoing a substantial conduit project in downtown Atlanta for a major telecom carrier hotel. The project takes advantage of STI’s unique and secure infrastructure that utilizes cast iron pipes beneath the streets of Atlanta. [...]

Hylan West Unveils New Website

By | 2018-08-08T13:40:19+00:00 August 8th, 2018|Categories: company rebrand, construction, DAS, engineering, fiber optics, Global Telecommunications, small cell, Telecom, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications, website, Website Design, website launch|Tags: , , , |

Hylan West’s new website offers quick and easy access to essential information about this key division of Hylan Slade Ottney, President of Hylan West Hylan West, a full-service, design-build contractor specializing in broadband, communications, intelligent transport systems (ITS), distributed antenna systems (DAS), fiber optic network platforms, and wireless solutions, with operations in Arizona, California, [...]

Daniel Highet Returns to JSA as New Director of Content

By | 2018-08-07T12:25:52+00:00 August 7th, 2018|Categories: appointments, hiring news, jsa blog, Telecom, telecom hires, telecom industry blog, telecom marketing, telecom marketing, telecom media, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, telecom pr, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , |

Telecom and Technology Public Relations Veteran Joins JSA to Contribute Specialized Communications and Multimedia Content as JSA Continues to Ramp Up Customized Client Services Daniel brings more than 17 years of public relations, media production and marketing experience to the JSA team, including 11 years in the telecom and technology sectors. We are thrilled [...]

LightRiver Wins Best Next-Gen Optical Communication Technology Provider for 2018

By | 2018-08-03T12:54:22+00:00 August 3rd, 2018|Categories: awards, Factory Built Network, Factory Built Network, LightRiver, Optical Networking, Optical Transport, Technology, technology award, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , |

LightRiver is the proud recipient of the 2018 TMT News Award for Best Next-Gen Optical Communication Technology Provider - USA & Most Sophisticated Telecom Network Deployment Product The Telecoms Awards 2018 rewards the most respected businesses in the ever-growing industry; all of whom rely on the innovations in the communications industry to ensure they can connect [...]

Hylan Appoints New COO

By | 2018-07-30T12:21:36+00:00 July 30th, 2018|Categories: appointments, engineering, fiber engineering, Global Telecommunications, hiring news, jsa blog, small cell, Telecom, Telecom Careers, telecom hires, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , |

Joe Cecin joins Hylan as Chief Operating Officer Joe Cecin is an industry veteran with over 25 years of experience in the telecommunications industry, including both the service provider and engineering and construction sectors, Mr. Cecin is responsible for overseeing the daily operations of all companies under the Hylan umbrella, including Hylan Datacom & Electrical, Down [...]

Antin Infrastructure Partners Officially Acquires FirstLight

By | 2018-07-24T21:16:42+00:00 July 25th, 2018|Categories: Acquisition, fiber network, FirstLight, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , |

Antin Infrastructure Partners ("Antin") has successfully completed the acquisition of FirstLight. Antin acquired the company from private equity firm Oak Hill Capital Partners (“Oak Hill”), Novacap and Riverside Partners (“Riverside”). Financial terms of the completed transaction were not disclosed. Kevin Genieser, Senior Partner at Antin leading this transaction commented, “We are delighted to be backing FirstLight [...]

Hylan Welcomes New Executive VP

By | 2018-07-18T14:23:21+00:00 July 18th, 2018|Categories: appointments, DAS, fiber engineering, hiring news, small cell, Telecom, telecom hires, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , |

Hylan Datacom & Electrical has selected Bill Miller as its new Executive Vice President. In his new role, Mr. Miller oversees the entire arm of Hylan Datacom & Electrical's footprint, including the company’s financial and operational performance. Mr. Miller’s breadth of experience in all phases of construction – with a particular emphasis on new construction [...]

Colony Bank Chooses Colo Atl Data Center

By | 2018-07-17T10:10:07+00:00 July 17th, 2018|Categories: carrier-neutral, colocation, Data Center, data center news, Financial, interconnection, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , |

Colo Atl, the leading provider of carrier-neutral colocation, data center and interconnection services at 55 Marietta Street in Atlanta, is proud to welcome Colony Bankcorp, Inc., a bank holding company headquartered in Fitzgerald, GA with twenty-seven offices located in central, southern and coastal Georgia cities, to its ever-growing list of tenants.  By establishing a presence at [...]

More Growth for Hylan with New Acquisitions

By | 2018-07-02T15:36:38+00:00 July 2nd, 2018|Categories: Acquisition, business acquisition, business expansion, dark fiber, DAS, fiber, fiber engineering, small cell, Telecom, telecom acquisition, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Company Acquires Western Utility and Tetra Tech Utility Construction, Further Positioning Hylan as Leader in Communications Engineering and Construction Big news today for Hylan, a market-leading provider of specialized communications engineering and construction services. The company today announced that it has acquired the utility field services units of Tetra Tech, Inc.: Western Utility and Tetra Tech [...]

New Software Upgrade Announced for LightRiver’s netFLEX®

By | 2018-06-26T09:45:11+00:00 June 26th, 2018|Categories: cloud, Cloud Platform, Global Telecommunications, Internet, IoT, LightRiver, network operators, Network Solutions, SDN, software, Software Defined Networking, Software-as-a-Service, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , |

Multivendor Optical Domain Controller Upgrade 3.8.0 Boosts DWDM & Ethernet Visibility LightRiver Software, a pioneer and leader in multivendor optical network automation and control, has expanded its RedHat Linux Server features set, DWDM and DCI capabilities and Carrier Ethernet enhanced visibility. The company's new netFLEX® software release 3.8.0 leverages the most widely deployed server OS to [...]

Another Expansion for Hylan

By | 2018-06-21T13:36:06+00:00 June 21st, 2018|Categories: business expansion, DAS, fiber engineering, small cell, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecommunications, wireless|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Hylan Opens New Facility in Baltimore Surely an exciting first half of the year for  Hylan, a market leading provider of specialized communications engineering and construction services! Following its recent announcement of expansion into Philadelphia, the company now announces today it has also expanded operations into the Baltimore area.  With a new facility located in Laurel, [...]

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