Denver, CO; January 13, 2015 – The City of Hudson, Ohio has selected Magellan Advisors, one of the nation’s leading broadband planning and telecom consulting firms, to create a Broadband Needs Assessment and Broadband Business Plan. The study will not only provide important data and in-depth analysis, but will contain a range of business model options and recommendations for the City of Hudson's consideration in planning for next generation broadband to service its anchors, businesses and residents in Hudson.
Magellan’s highly experienced staff will work with the City to understand the needs surrounding broadband in the Hudson community, and create a business plan that demonstrates how the City can accomplish its ultimate goal of constructing a robust fiber loop to businesses and a potential fiber to the home for residents. Magellan’s extensive experience in the broadband industry will allow them to advise the City of Hudson on the best operational models for their future network. City of Hudson IS Manager Bill Hilbish states, “The City is eager to begin working with Magellan toward bringing ultra high speed broadband to our community, and continuing to make Hudson a great place in which to live and work.”
The City of Hudson is eager to invest in high speed broadband for its community. As more citizens use broadband as an essential part of their lives, it is necessary to have the option for this type of service throughout the City. Bringing next generation broadband to Hudson will allow residents to take advantage of the growing number of innovative broadband uses for education, healthcare, and everyday life. Magellan Advisors' President John Honker states “ The City of Hudson is taking the first step toward creating a better life for its citizens, and allowing Hudson’s businesses and residence to compete with the rest of the connected world.”
About Magellan Advisors
Magellan Advisors provides comprehensive broadband planning and telecom consulting services to public and private sector organizations worldwide. Magellan’s extensive portfolio of offerings can be tailored to meet each client’s unique situation and goals from a basic needs assessment to a complete implementation plan-to-fulfillment you can count on Magellan to be there each step of the way.
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