ABOUT US
A Proven Team of Experts Bridging the Digital Divide in the Markets We Serve

Today, rapidly growing application and streaming content demands are driving increased costs and diminished performance across the internet ecosystem. Content can no longer be serviced from afar — instead, core infrastructure must now reach deeper and expand further into new markets to strengthen capabilities and create distributed ecosystems that bridge the digital divide.

Deep Edge is spearheading the creation of this deepened edge portfolio, delivering location-focused interconnection solutions in Tier 2 and Tier 3 markets to drive ecosystem-wide cost reductions and improve network performance.

COLOCATION

Our facility designs comprehensively support the evolving security, flexibility and scalability needs of the world’s leading internet infrastructure consumers and users.

INTERCONNECTION

Deep Edge provides a unique and proprietary approach to global interconnection that enables vital cost and performance advantages. All Layer 1 interconnection is engineered for 100% physical plant uptime and industry-leading consistency.

NETWORKING

Neutral networking capabilities enhance speed, reduce latency and offer flexibility and freedom of choice. Networks leverage Layer 2 IP infrastructure with speeds up to N x 100GE, as well as access to a rich selection of fiber providers in a Digital Hotel.

Deep Edge is led by a team of industry innovators and thought leaders, all of whom are dedicated to driving an even deeper edge that better meets the on-demand content needs of today and tomorrow. Paired with our Board of Directors — each bringing keen insight backed by in-depth knowledge of technology and communications — Deep Edge is poised to bring critical advantages to market for customers and drive new growth for distributed ecosystems.

Leadership

Martin Hannigan

Martin Hannigan is founder and currently Chief Executive Officer of Deep Edge. Prior to Deep Edge, Martins experience includes infrastructure and interconnection leadership roles at Amazon (Twitch), Microsoft, Akamai Technologies, Verne Global Iceland and Level(3) Communications. Along with his network background, Martin holds a certificate in Commercial Real Estate Finance and Development from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Center for Real Estate (MITCRE) and is pending a dual certificate in Commercial Real Estate Finance and Development from Boston University.

Jason Lohmiller

Jason Lohmiller is the Chief Commercial Officer of Deep Edge. Prior to Deep Edge, Jason assisted in Zayo’s take-private transaction and the subsequent sale of the zColo business unit to DataBank. Previous telecommunications experience includes helping to launch Cologix and Zayo in the first years of their formation and a leadership role with Integra Telecom. Jason received his MBA from Colorado State University and his B.S. from Bentley University.

Board of Directors

Jim Fleming

Jim is a partner at Columbia Capital. He joined the firm in 1994 and focuses on investments in communications services, primarily in wireless spectrum, wireless service providers, and satellite services. He’s been closely involved with Columbia’s investments in numerous wireless spectrum assets, XM Satellite Radio, MetroPCS, Mobile Satellite Ventures, NextNav, Zayo and Extenet. Jim received his B.A. from Stanford University.

Martin Hannigan

Martin Hannigan is founder and currently Chief Executive Officer of Deep Edge. Prior to Deep Edge, Martins experience includes infrastructure and interconnection leadership roles at Amazon (Twitch), Microsoft, Akamai Technologies, Verne Global Iceland and Level(3) Communications. Along with his network background, Martin holds a certificate in Commercial Real Estate Finance and Development from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Center for Real Estate (MITCRE) and is pending a dual certificate in Commercial Real Estate Finance and Development from Boston University.

Patrick Hendy

Patrick is a partner at Columbia Capital. He joined the firm in 2002 and focuses on investments in internet infrastructure, primarily in data center operators and related services. He’s been closely involved with Columbia’s investments in Cologix, Virtustream, CPG, Teraco, New Signature, and Presidio. Patrick received his B.A. in from Vanderbilt University.

Advisors

Julie Callagee

Julie is an advisor to Deep Edge. Experienced in global operations, Julie has worked for 20+ years in private industry and public accounting with a focus on technology, renewable energy, construction, and M&A. She understands what is required to deliver commercially relevant advice, drawn from 10+ years of data center experience. Currently she is the CFO of Verne Global and she was the CFO for Global Marine Energy Inc., additionally she has held senior finance roles at MathWorks, Lycos, and a privately held construction company. Julie is a Certified Public Accountant (inactive status) and has a Certification in International Financial Accounting Standards (IFRS). She holds a BS in Accounting and an MBA in Finance from Bryant University.

Patrick Gilmore

Patrick W. Gilmore is founder and an advisor at Deep Edge Technologies. Previous to Deep Edge, Patrick was Vice President of Marketplace Services at Addrex, the oldest and largest marketplace for IPv4 address transfers. He served as Chief Technology Officer at Markley Group where he was responsible for Markley’s Infrastructure as a Service offerings. Patrick spent more than a decade at Akamai, the worlds largest CDN and was their Chief Network Architect. Patrick is currently on the Board of Directors of the North American Network Operators’ Group (NANOG), the Seattle Internet Exchange (SIX), and the PeeringDB and previously served on the Board for the American Registry for Internet Numbers (ARIN) and the London Internet Exchange (LINX). He holds a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics from UCLA.