Jacksonville Business Journal Q&A with CEO Ted Schremp
What is IQ Fiber and how did you start the company?
I’ve been in the telecommunications industry my entire career. I just turned 50, so about 30 years now. I’ve worked for AT&T. I worked for one of the large cable operators, Charter Communications, which is kind of the Comcast equivalent. And then I deployed Wi-Fi and broadband services in Jakarta, Indonesia. No matter where you are on the planet, you want Wi-Fi connectivity.
Jax-based IQ Fiber announces funding, next phase
Newly created Jacksonville-based IQ Fiber recently announced the completion of a major round of funding and its intent to move to the next phase of its business cycle.
Former cable exec to take on AT&T and Comcast in Jacksonville | Light Reading
Ted Schremp’s background may be in cable, but the industry vet has definitely found truth in fiber.
Schremp, a former top marketing exec at Charter Communications who also helped the cable op scale up its phone business, is now at the helm of IQ Fiber, a startup that is planning to bring broadband services over fiber-to-the-premises (FTTP) networks to an initial 60,000 homes in Jacksonville, Florida. There, IQ Fiber will tangle with telco and cable incumbents AT&T and Comcast.
SDC Capital Partners Closes Investment in IQ Fiber
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (Sept. 15, 2021) – SDC Capital Partners, LLC (“SDC”) announced today that funds managed by SDC have acquired a majority interest in IQ Fiber, LLC, a new residential fiber-optic internet provider headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida. The transaction provides IQ Fiber with significant equity funding to complete the first phase of its all-fiber network build, passing more than 60,000 homes in the Jacksonville area