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Brightspeed to bring 100 new corporate jobs to Charlotte with new headquarters

Brightspeed expects to hire for more than 100 positions based in the greater Charlotte area as it ramps up its corporate staff.

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Brightspeed announced Wednesday that it has signed a lease agreement to establish its corporate headquarters in Charlotte, North Carolina.

According to a news release, Brightspeed will occupy the space, which encompasses over 27,000 square feet, during the fourth quarter of 2022.

Located in the east tower of Vantage South End at 1120 South Tryon Street, Brightspeed's office will house corporate functions including legal, marketing, finance, and human resources, supporting the company's planned network build throughout its 20-state footprint. 

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Brightspeed expects to hire for more than 100 positions based in the greater Charlotte area as it ramps up its corporate staff.

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"Brightspeed is thrilled to be setting down roots in Charlotte. The dynamic economy, customer community, employee talent pool, first-class real estate opportunities, and access to transportation all factored into our decision to select the Queen City as our new home base," Chris Creager, Chief Administration Officer at Brightspeed, said. "The Vantage South End property is a perfect fit that matches the spirit and energy of our growing team as we progress toward day one operations. Our goal is to create the kind of sustainable, high-performance workplace that will inspire our employees as we undertake our mission to improve and enhance internet access and Wi-Fi for new and existing customers throughout our operating territory."

For more information about Brightspeed, including employment opportunities, you can visit the company's website here. 

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