CellSite Appoints Jim Patterson as New CEO

CellSite Appoints Jim Patterson as New CEO

Fort Point Capital, a Boston-based lower middle market private equity firm focused on growing business services companies, announced today that its portfolio company, CellSite Solutions ("CellSite" or the "Company"), an industry leading provider of telecom shelter upgrade, refurbishment, civil services, and tower services, has hired Jim Patterson as the Company's Chief Executive Officer. 

Jim brings a wealth of industry expertise and a strong pedigree to CellSite, having most recently served as the Chief Strategy Officer for Fastwyre Broadband, a fiber broadband and telecom company providing internet, phone and video to customers across the United States. In his role at Fastwyre, Jim led market selection, product development, and specialty business sales, while managing relationships with six state broadband offices. During his tenure, Jim helped Fastwyre triple the number of homes passed and increase market share. Prior to joining Fastwyre, Jim held leadership roles at ACN and Infotel. Jim began his career in the telecom industry at Sprint, where he spent fifteen years across many areas of the business, most recently as the President of Wholesale Services. 

Commenting on the appointment, Paul Lipson of Fort Point Capital predicted a bright future under Jim’s leadership. Lipson stated, "We are thrilled to add a proven executive of Jim’s caliber to the deep and talented team at CellSite. His strategic vision and extensive industry relationships within the telecom industry will be greatly beneficial to CellSite. We have full confidence in Jim's ability to lead CellSite through this next phase of growth and expansion."

"I'm thrilled to join the hardworking group at CellSite dedicated to providing best-in-class customer service to tower owners, wireless carriers, and electric co-ops. The uniqueness of the Company’s upgrade and refurbishment capabilities provides a strong foundation for future growth and expansion. We look forward to expanding our relationships and reach across the industry."

About CellSite Solutions

CellSite Solutions is a leading provider of telecom infrastructure asset refurbishment and related services. The Company’s offerings include custom modification and refurbishment of telecom shelters, equipment installation, site planning and design, as well as other maintenance and repair services. To learn more, visit

About Fort Point Capital

Fort Point Capital ("Fort Point") brings a management-led, growth-oriented approach to private equity investing, targeting fragmented sectors of the business services industry. Founded in Boston in 2011, Fort Point partners with founders and management teams to accelerate growth and performance by providing resources to help expand teams and establish infrastructure, enhance service offerings, access new markets, and support strategic add-on acquisitions. Fort Point fulfills its commitment to management, employees, and shareholders by employing a repeatable process to drive durable value, as evidenced in over 40 acquisitions since its inception. Fort Point Capital is currently investing from FPC Small Cap Fund III. To learn more, please visit