CHARLOTTE, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Airwavz Solutions, Inc., a provider of in-building wireless infrastructure, today announced that commercial real estate industry veteran Stuart Hicks has joined the Airwavz Board of Directors.
Hicks enjoyed a rewarding career with Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL), Inc., in various roles including President of the Banking Industry Group and Chief Executive of Corporate Solutions Americas. In this role, he guided a business of 12,000 people providing all facets of corporate client services, including portfolio strategy, management and workplace consulting, transaction services, project and development services, facility and occupancy management services. He previously served as Global Account Executive for JLL's business relationship with Bank of America. Prior to joining JLL, Hicks served as Executive Vice President of JMB Realty Corporation. He directed JMB’s marketing and leasing activities for a 30 million square foot national office portfolio. He began his career with Spaulding & Slye, a real estate services and development company later acquired by JLL.
Headquartered in Charlotte, NC, Airwavz owns and operates wireless infrastructure inside commercial buildings in dense metropolitan areas. The Company’s solutions provide building tenants and guests with exceptional cellular service while also allowing wireless carriers to improve coverage and increase network capacity.
“The team assembled at Airwavz is well-prepared to succeed in their mission of bringing exceptional in-building wireless service to the commercial real estate industry," said Hicks. “Considering the competitive nature of commercial office leasing, building owners need to consider everything that gives them an edge, strengthens the tenant experience, and improves building valuations. What Airwavz is doing in this space is remarkably focused to the real estate industry and addresses a growing need head-on with a brilliant business model and effective solution.”
“As Airwavz evolves and continues along our innovative path of next generation wireless infrastructure serving the commercial real estate industry, we recognize the tremendous experience, insight and guidance that Stuart can bring to our company at this stage of our development,” said Brad Davis, CEO of Airwavz. “We are excited that he has agreed to join us on this journey as a member of our Board of Directors and look forward to enjoying the lasting impact of his presence.”
Airwavz Solutions is a telecommunications infrastructure company serving both the commercial real estate industry and the major wireless carriers by providing innovative in-building wireless solutions. Airwavz designs, installs, owns and operates wireless infrastructure inside commercial office and hospitality buildings in dense metropolitan areas, ensuring building tenants and guests receive exceptional cellular service while also ensuring wireless carriers can improve coverage and increase capacity throughout their networks. Commercial real estate owners should expect higher rent and improved vacancy, while wireless carriers enjoy a higher performing network in places people congregate for work every day. It’s what we call Building Mobility®. To learn more visit www.airwavz.com.