Joshua Broder


Joshua Broder serves as CEO of Tilson, which is on a mission to build America’s information infrastructure. Under his leadership, Tilson grown from less than 10 employees to 600 in 20 locations. He is also the founder of Tilson’s public utility affiliate, which owns 5G infrastructure including poles, towers, dark fiber and neutral host networks nationwide. Josh cut his teeth in leadership as an Army Signal Officer on missions in Europe, the Middle East and Central Asia, where he was awarded the Bronze Star for service in Afghanistan designing, building and operating the communications network for US forces. Josh holds a bachelor’s degree from Middlebury College and is a graduate of AT&T’s Operation Hand Salute at JFK University with a certificate in entrepreneurial studies. Josh serves on the boards of several private companies in the utility, tech, energy, and banking industries, as well as the Jackson Labs, a global biotech and research organization.