Electric Lightwave company logo

The profile is currenly unclaimed by the seller. All information is provided by CB Insights.



Acquired | Acquired



About Electric Lightwave

Electric Lightwave is a pure-play, fiber-based network services company that serves more than 5,400 large enterprise customers, wholesale carriers, web content providers, government organizations, and educational institutions in the western United States. Its broad fiber footprint includes more than 8,000 miles of long-haul fiber, connecting 23 fiber markets in which it has over 4,000 miles of metro fiber, serving over 3,000 commercial buildings, 125 cellular towers, and 100 data centers. Electic Lightwave was originally incorporated in 1990 by Citizen Utilities Company (currently known as Frontier Communications Corporation).

Electric Lightwave Headquarter Location

Vancouver, Washington,

United States


Predict your next investment

The CB Insights tech market intelligence platform analyzes millions of data points on venture capital, startups, patents , partnerships and news mentions to help you see tomorrow's opportunities, today.

Latest Electric Lightwave News

Boulder’s Zayo Group sells Minnesota phone company for $42 million

Aug 1, 2018

Zayo Group Holdings Inc., a Boulder-based communications infrastructure firm, has sold Scott-Rice Telephone Co., a Minnesota local exchange carrier, to Nuvera Communications for $42 million, according to a news release. Zayo acquired Scott-Rice Telephone as part of its March 2017 purchase of Electric Lightwave. Since the acquisition, it has been managed separately but within Zayo’s Allstream business segment, the release said. Scott-Rice Telephone serves residential and business customers in areas of Scott and Rice counties southwest of Minneapolis. “The completion of this sale is an important step toward the separation of the Allstream assets,” Zayo chief financial officer Matt Steinfort said in a statement. “It better positions us to focus and execute on our core communications infrastructure business.” Related Articles July 26, 2018, 11:18 pm COLORADO SPRINGS – The City of Colorado Springs on Wednesday announced it was moving forward with plans to build a new sports and events center that hopes to generate $1 million in revenue each year and create hundreds of new jobs. August 01, 2018, 2:31 pm Denver-based Guild Education announced in May it is working with Walmart to offer college degrees to 1.4 million U.S. associates. Two months later, the company has taken on a new wave of venture capital investment. August 01, 2018, 6:27 am Denver homeowners this fall will have another option available to them when it comes time to sell. They can ask Zillow, the online real estate marketplace, to make them a cash offer. July 31, 2018, 9:20 pm Despite the objections of numerous Boulder County residents and elected officials, the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission on Tuesday voted to approve two drilling and spacing orders that will drain minerals from 4,000 acres in east Boulder County.

  • Where is Electric Lightwave's headquarters?

    Electric Lightwave's headquarters is located at Vancouver.

  • What is Electric Lightwave's latest funding round?

    Electric Lightwave's latest funding round is Acquired.

  • Who are the investors of Electric Lightwave?

    Investors of Electric Lightwave include Zayo Group Holdings and Integra Telecom.

Discover the right solution for your team

The CB Insights tech market intelligence platform analyzes millions of data points on vendors, products, partnerships, and patents to help your team find their next technology solution.

Request a demo

CBI websites generally use certain cookies to enable better interactions with our sites and services. Use of these cookies, which may be stored on your device, permits us to improve and customize your experience. You can read more about your cookie choices at our privacy policy here. By continuing to use this site you are consenting to these choices.