Don MacNeil – COO- FiberLight

Don MacNeil has over 25 years of experience in network architecture and design; network engineering, access and optimization; customer operations; product and more.  In his role as Chief Operating Officer for FiberLight, he will be responsible leading revenue growth efforts, enhancing the customer experience, and expanding the company’s network and product portfolio.

Before joining FiberLight, Don served as Chief Technology Officer for EdgeConneX, where he was responsible for identifying and introducing new technologies and product capabilities to address evolving data center needs. His industry experience also includes roles as EVP, Chief Operating Officer, CMO and Vice President of Carrier Services Operations during a 15-year tenure with XO Communications. Don retired from the United States Navy in 2013, where his duties as a Surface Warfare Officer  included serving at-sea in operational leadership roles as well as various leadership roles in weapon system design and procurement.

Don has an MBA, Business Administration from William and Mary and a Master’s Degree of Physics from the United States Naval Postgraduate School.  He completed his BS in Naval Architecture from the United States Naval Academy.