NYSWA News Archives

Hellman Electric, LLC: A Unique and Powerful Player in Telecommunications

This Center Stage interview takes a deep dive into Hellman Electric and how their work is advancing wireless in New York City and beyond. Hellman Electric stands out from the crowd because their parent company, Electra USA, has operations in 17 countries, bringing significant firepower to Hellman Electric. Their core competencies in mechanical and electrical … Read more

Connecting the Future: Highlights from NYSWA’s Fixed Wireless Forum

The New York State Wireless Association (NYSWA) recently hosted a successful Fixed Wireless Forum on October 30, 2023, at the Time Center in the heart of New York City. The event drew nearly 300 registrants, creating a vibrant atmosphere for professionals in the field to connect and engage. A standout feature of the event was … Read more

Meet Your Board – Christopher B. Fisher

As a co-founder of NYSWA, Christopher Fisher has been a member and a director of the board since the organization’s inception in 2007. He served as Executive Officer from 2007 to 2012, as President from 2012 to 2018 and as State and Local Government Affairs Advisor from 2018 to present. To say Christopher has had … Read more

NYSWA Workforce Development Partner Receives Nearly $400k in Grant Funding

We are pleased to announce that Queensboro Community College, one of NYSWA’s partners in workforce development, was the recipient of a 2023 Heckscher Foundation Workforce Development Grant for $397,352. In 2022, NYSWA partnered with the Queensboro Community College to implement a 5G Certification Program as part of an ongoing effort to assist with the growth … Read more

Vertical Bridge REIT, LLC v. Everest Infrastructure Partners, Inc., et al

2:05-mc-02525 (WDPA) On June 8, 2023, Vertical Bridge REIT, LLC (“Vertical Bridge”) sued Everest Infrastructure Partners, Inc. and EIP Holdings II, LLC (collectively “Everest”) in the United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania. Vertical Bridge contends that “Everest has developed and implemented an improper, multi-state, and multimillion dollar scheme to unlawfully improve … Read more