With decades of experience managing networks better.
Gerald Horst has been providing information technology and communications infrastructure expertise for more than 30 years. He had broad experience in deploying and managing telecom operational support systems (OSS), business support systems (BSS), and outside plant GIS engineering systems. As one of the key operational partners, Mr. Horst manages numerous facets of network design, management and operations at FG including outside plant, NOC and network architecture services.
Rob Smith has more than 35 years of entrepreneurial, marketing and business operations experience in the telecommunications and information technology industries. Mr. Smith’s experience includes management and operations in local telephone service, long distance telephone service, cable television and telephone directory publishing. Prior to employment at FG, Mr. Smith served as chief operational office of a quadruple play, independent local exchange carrier.
The members of the FG Advisory Board bring together exceptional track records of success within their respective fields. We are fortunate to have expert leadership in the areas of management, finance, operations, legal counsel, technology, and regulation. This team brings CEO level experience to FG.