General

GigaMonster's mission is to be the nation's leader in providing customer-centric networks in multi-family communities and commercial buildings, where residents, tenants and property staff can enjoy the highest quality digital entertainment, lifestyle and work experience available anywhere on the planet. GigaMonster offers residential tenants and commercial properties carrier-grade, fiber-based connectivity infrastructure solutions with gigabit speeds.
As a consumer or an owner, your bandwidth needs are changing rapidly. Tenants are connecting more devices to your network than ever before, and you want these devices to stay connected over a consistently fast and reliable network. Today, we are delivering Scary Fast Internet™ in over 45 markets throughout the U.S. We are currently expanding rapidly throughout most major markets in the U.S. So if you want your property to have access to the best Internet experience and fastest speeds, click here and we'll do our best to bring the Monster to you!

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Executive Bios

Bill Dodd, Co-Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Bill Dodd currently serves as Co-Founder, Chairman and CEO of GigaMonster Networks, one of the nation's leading fiber-based gigabit network providers to residents and tenants of multifamily, commercial and mixed-use developments. Bill has led GigaMonster's efforts to build a national fiber network dedicated to providing Gigabit Internet and video services to its customers. GigaMonster operates in over 45 U.S. markets today and is expanding rapidly.

Bill's previous role was Chairman and CEO of DIRECPATH, which he grew to become one of the nation's top Internet providers in the multifamily private cable operator industry, and to become one of only three master system operators for DIRECTV. Under Bill's leadership, DIRECPATH held the highest average market share in the DIRECTV multifamily channel for over 10 years, averaging 86% above the channel average.

Prior, Bill served as President and COO of Biltmore Communications, where he led the company's strategy to launch the nation's first IPTV offering in a multifamily community. As a pioneer in IPTV, Bill's efforts led the nation in multifamily IPTV deployments until he sold the company to DIRECPATH in 2007. Before joining Biltmore Communications, Bill co-founded Open Point Networks to address the critical need for regional roaming among high-speed wireless data networks and served as its President and COO until its sale in 2003 to Biltmore Communications. Prior, he co-founded and served as Chairman and CEO of Blue Rock, which he sold to Israeli-based RichFX, which specialized in the development of algorithms for streaming computer generated video.

Bill has served as a director on various corporate and non-profit boards, and currently serves on the Multifamily Broadband Council (MBC). Bill co-founded and served as Chairman of the InfinitEnergy Partnership Board of the Georgia Institute of Technology's alternative energy research center. Bill received his Bachelor of Engineering, summa cum laude, from The Georgia Institute of Technology and his MBA from Harvard Business School.




Lindsay Whitehurst, Co-Founder and Chief Marketing Officer

Lindsay has over 14 years of industry experience in the multifamily sector and is the Co-Founder and Chief Marketing Officer for GigaMonster. She directs all business development, channel partner development, marketing, pricing, brand, sales, and relationship strategies for GigaMonster's residential, commercial and mixed-use divisions.

Lindsay is recognized throughout the private cable operator channel as the leading expert in building relationships and driving market share in multifamily communities across the nation. She has developed, modified and launched the programs that are used in hundreds of multi dwelling units (MDU) communities today by various multifamily industry channels, including DIRECTV Connected Properties.

Prior, Lindsay served as the VP of Sales and Marketing at DIRECPATH, which under her leadership; DIRECPATH won DIRECTV's most coveted honor, Highest DIRECTV Penetration, three years running. Her success led to DIRECTV engaging DIRECPATH to market many of DIRECTV's own MDU communities throughout the U.S., known as DIRECTV Connected Properties.

Before joining DIRECPATH, Lindsay held positions with Lagasse-Sweet, specializing in Tradeshow marketing and management. She began her career at HomeBanc Mortgage after earning a Bachelor's Degree in Business Marketing from the Georgia Institute of Technology.




Douglas Macgill, Chief Financial Officer

Douglas Macgill is the Chief Financial Officer at GigaMonster Networks, LLC, where he manages the company's accounting, finance and human resource departments. Douglas has nearly 30 years' experience as a Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer for various technology companies, including IT services, hosting, telecommunications and software companies both in the US and overseas. Douglas has participated in a number of business acquisitions, company sales and funding efforts, with an emphasis in helping to scale accelerated growth businesses. Mr. Macgill earned his BS in Business Administration and Accounting from Auburn University and is a Certified Public Accountant in the State of Georgia, a Member of Charter Global Management Accountants, a Member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants a member of the Georgia Society of CPA's and has served on various IT advisory boards for OEMs, software and service provider companies and associations.



Chuck Stauffer, Chief Operations Officer

Chuck leads the company’s network, field, construction and customer care teams. He joins GigaMonster with over 23 years of experience in the telecommunication and cable industry with an emphasis on operational efficiency and growth through sustainable and repeatable processes. Previously, Chuck held the position of VP of Field and Maintenance Operations for Cox Communication’s Northeast Region, where he led teams serving residential and business customers in Rhode Island, Connecticut, Massachusetts and Ohio. Chuck earned an MBA and BS in Business Administration from the University of Phoenix and certification in Executive Leadership from Notre Dame University. As an active member of the community, Chuck has served as a board member for the Southern New England American Heart Association Heart Ball Executive Committee and Boys and Girls Clubs of Warwick Rhode Island.