FirstLight acquisition

Antin Infrastructure Partners Officially Acquires FirstLight

By |2018-07-24T21:16:42-05:00July 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 [...]

Antin to Acquire FirstLight from Oak Hill Capital Partners

By |2018-02-21T12:03:23-05:00February 21st, 2018|Categories: Acquisition, business acquisition, business investment, business partnership, fiber network, Global Telecommunications, Telecom, telecom acquisition, telecom industry blog, telecom infrastructure, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , |

Acquisition will further accelerate FirstLight’s growth and enhance capabilities for customers More big acquisition news for FirstLight! The company announced today that Antin Infrastructure Partners (“Antin”) has entered into a definitive agreement under which it will acquire FirstLight from Oak Hill Capital Partners IV (“Oak Hill”). Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. “We have [...]

And The Global Carrier Award for ‘Best Project – Americas’ Goes to…

By |2017-11-03T13:25:35-05:00October 31st, 2017|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

On October 25th, 2017 2,000+ of telecom key decision makers came together for one of the industry’s biggest celebrations, the Capacity Global Carrier Awards. FirstLight, a leading fiber-optic bandwidth infrastructure services provider operating in the Northeast, separated itself from the pack of entries by announcing today that it is the Capacity Media Global Carrier Award recipient [...]

Done Deal: FirstLight Completes Acquisition of Finger Lakes Technologies Group

By |2017-09-29T13:36:23-05:00September 20th, 2017|Categories: Acquisition, fiber network, FirstLight, jsa blog, Network, network growth, Telecom, telecom acquisition, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , |

Another successful acquisition for FirstLight! The company announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Finger Lakes Technologies Group (“FLTG”), further positioning FirstLight as a leading fiber-based communications provider offering a complete portfolio of data, Internet, data center, cloud, and voice services throughout the Northeast. This latest acquisition is just one of several that FirstLight [...]

FirstLight and Sovernet Communications Join Forces

By |2017-03-14T11:49:11-05:00March 14th, 2017|Categories: Acquisition, bandwidth, Bandwidth Infrastructure, business acquisition, business collaboration, business continuity, business expansion, business investment, business partnership, business strategy, data, Data Center, Data Center Connectivity, fiber, fiber engineering, fiber network, fiber optics, FirstLight Fiber, Network, network growth, network operators, network route|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

  It’s official - FirstLight Fiber, a leading fiber-optic bandwidth infrastructure services provider operating in the Northeast, has announced that Oak Hill Capital Partners has completed its acquisition of Sovernet Communications (“Sovernet”), combining the operations of Sovernet with FirstLight. It is the latest in a series of impressive moves for Oak Hill and First Light. Along [...]

Acquisition Alert: FirstLight to Acquire Finger Lakes Technologies Group

By |2017-03-06T11:52:49-05:00March 6th, 2017|Categories: Acquisition, business acquisition, business expansion, cloud, Cloud service provider, dark fiber, Data Center, enterprise, fiber, fiber network, FirstLight Fiber, Internet, jsa blog, Network, network growth, Telecom, telecom acquisition, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

We've got the latest in telecom acquisitions right here for you. And this time, FirstLight is once again on the move! The leading fiber-optic bandwidth infrastructure services provider operating in the Northeast today announced its intent to acquire Finger Lakes Technologies Group (“FLTG”), a subsidiary of Trumansburg Telephone Company (TTC). FLTG provides data, Internet and voice [...]

Oak Hill Capital Partners To Acquire Oxford Networks; To Combine Oxford Operations with FirstLight Fiber

By |2016-07-07T11:47:23-05:00July 7th, 2016|Categories: Acquisition, business acquisition, fiber, fiber network, fiber optics, jsa blog, JSA Clients, network growth, network route, Telecom, telecom industry blog, telecom news, telecom news blog, Telecom News Now, Telecommunications|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Big news for FirstLight Fiber today! Oxford Networks,  a leading fiber-optic bandwidth infrastructure services provider operating in Maine, New Hampshire and Massachusetts,  has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by Oak Hill Capital Partners. Oak Hill Capital Partners announced its plans of acquisition of FirstLight from Riverside Partners in March 2016 (subject to prior [...]