SECAUCUS, N.J. — FiberMedia Group LLC, a data center services provider with facilities throughout the New York metropolitan area and Cleveland, Ohio, announced the addition of Keith Olsen to its Board of Directors. Olsen will play an instrumental role in strategy setting and growth execution.
Olsen has had a distinguished career leading high-growth businesses in the data center and network services sectors for more than 30 years. As President and CEO of Switch and Data Facilities Company Inc., he was responsible for leading the organization’s initial public offering in 2007 — now regarded as one of the most successful IPOs in the data center industry — as well as its three accretive acquisitions and a successful company sale. Under his leadership, the company reported consecutive quarterly growth in revenue and EBITDA and was acquired by Equinix in 2010.
Prior to his success at Switch and Data, Olsen served as a Vice President of AT&T’s Advanced Business Services Division, where he identified several untapped revenue routes that resulted in six consecutive years of significant revenue growth — outpacing the industry’s growth each year to generate more than $1.8 billion in revenue.
Prior to joining AT&T, Olsen served as Vice President of Graphnet Inc., a leading provider of integrated applications and communication services, where he was responsible for leading global sales, marketing and operations.
In addition to serving on the board of FiberMedia Group , he also sits on the Board of Directors of RigNet, a public company listed on NASDAQ and Intelepeer, a privately held company.