Wireless Industry News

Two cell tower industry veterans, Tom Remillard and Jim Rech, have teamed with Peppertree Capital Management to form Blue Sky Towers, which will focus on developing and managing wireless infrastructure with an interesting mix. Two-thirds of the sites will be on rooftops, and the other third will be new towers.

“We want to be a specialist in cell site densification, which is where we see a lot of opportunity right now, as a lot of the growth is in the urban core, and there is a need for assets,” Remillard said. “With small cell development, outdoor DAS, the key components to the wireless ecosystem are existing rooftops.”

Remillard is CEO of the new company. He was formerly principal of Wireless Realty Advisors. Rech is president. He was formerly vice president of development at Global Tower Partners, which sold its U.S. tower portfolio to American Tower. Read the full article