News - March 13, 2023

INCOMPAS Appoints New Members DC BLOX and Segra to Board of Directors

WASHINGTON, D.C. – March 13, 2023 –‚Äč INCOMPAS, the internet and competitive networks association, today announced that new members DC BLOX and Segra were appointed to the association’s Board of Directors. DC BLOX Chief Commercial Officer Debra Freitas and Segra CEO Kevin T. Hart will serve as board representatives for their companies. 

“With the significant federal funding now available, our industry has the opportunity to take the lead in deploying infrastructure across the country to ensure that every consumer and business has access to broadband. INCOMPAS is proud to have two leading infrastructure companies serving the Southeast and Mid-Atlantic states join as members and take active roles in the association,” said INCOMPAS CEO Chip Pickering. “We are proud to welcome DC BLOX and Segra to INCOMPAS, and look forward to collaborating with Debra and Kevin on our board of directors as we move forward with our broadband policy initiatives.”

DC BLOX owns and operates interconnected multi-tenant data centers and dark fiber solutions that deliver the infrastructure and connectivity essential to power today’s digital business. The company’s private network fabric and robust connectivity ecosystem enable access to built-in carriers, Internet exchanges, public cloud providers and DC BLOX data centers to businesses across the Southeastern United States. DC BLOX operates data centers in Atlanta; Birmingham and Huntsville, Ala.; Chattanooga, Tenn.; Greenville, S.C., and is currently building a cable landing station in Myrtle Beach, S.C., and a dark fiber route connecting Myrtle Beach to Atlanta.

Built on a 125-year legacy of connectivity, Segra owns and operates more than 30,000 route miles of advanced fiber infrastructure network throughout the mid-Atlantic and Southeastern United States. With employees across 90 facilities, including 14 sales offices and nine data centers serving 44 markets, Segra is one of the largest independent fiber network companies in the Eastern U.S. Segra has a broad and dense service footprint that provides state-of-the-art Ethernet, MPLS, dark fiber, advanced data center services, IP and managed services, voice and cloud solutions, all backed by its industry-leading service and reliability. Customers include healthcare and higher education organizations, carriers, enterprises and governments.