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October 2019

Tilson Recognized as ENR Top 600 Specialty Contractor

Tilson has again earned a place on the Engineering News Record (ENR) Top 600 list of Specialty Contractors. From #560 in 2017 and #481 in 2018, Tilson rose 138 spots this year to #343, a reflection of the company’s rapid growth this year as a national turnkey solution provider. Tilson was also recently recognized for the 9th year in a row on the Inc. 5000 list of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies, rising 23 spots in its ranking to position #1773. Tilson’s growth on both lists is a direct reflection of its work expanding to meet increasing customer demands for 5G small cell and fiber networks across the country as the telecommunications market shows no sign of slowing.

October 2019

Microsoft and Tilson Team up to Expand Access to Broadband Internet in Rural Communities

“Working with Microsoft and our ISP partners demonstrates our continued commitment to provide innovative solutions and make broadband more accessible and affordable for residents and businesses in our rural communities” said Josh Broder, Tilson CEO. “We have found significant alignment between the goals of the Microsoft Airband Initiative and our values here at Tilson and we’re very excited to be a part of the rural connectivity solution.” 

October 2019

Tilson Appoints Stephanie Copeland to Board of Directors

"Stephanie brings significant telecommunications, government, and leadership experience in key areas that we expect will drive significant growth for Tilson in the years ahead” says Josh Broder, Tilson CEO. "Tilson seeks to bring a range of perspectives and experiences to our leadership team and Stephanie's sector experience, growth company leadership, and intellect made her an obvious choice." 

September 2019

Tilson Achieves Microsoft Gold Cloud Platform Competency

The recognition places Tilson among the top 1 percent of Microsoft partners worldwide and demonstrates a “best-in-class” ability to meet Microsoft Corp. customers’ evolving needs in today’s digital world. 

September 2019

Tilson Promotes Drew Ludwick to Director of Network Services

“When I served with Drew in Afghanistan, he was the most talented network engineer and technical leader I had ever met” states Tilson CEO, Joshua Broder. “Since coming to Tilson, I have witnessed him bring the same integrity, work ethic and intellect to commercial projects.”  

August 2019

Tilson Recognized for Ninth Consecutive Year on the Inc. 5000

Tilson announced today that it has again earned a place on the Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. This is the ninth consecutive year Tilson has been named to the list. 

August 2019

Tilson Provides Wi-Fi Coverage at Beach to Beacon for Second Year

Tilson is honored to have been selected for the second year to provide engineering and wireless network services to enable timing, medical support and public engagement at the 2019 Beach to Beacon Race. In 2018, Tilson effectively designed and delivered critical communications support to administer maximum network coverage to the park’s finish line, a landmark area with little infrastructure present to provide commercial broadband. On August 3, 2019, Tilson worked alongside Cambium Networks, a leading global provider of wireless network solutions.

July 2019

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai Appoints Tilson's General Counsel Tim Schneider to the BDAC Working Group

“Rural and low-income communities in our country are well-served by Tim’s addition to this important advisory council” says Joshua Broder, Tilson CEO. “Our team is proud of the expertise he’ll be able to provide on this ever-increasing need.”