JSI Continues Strategic Expansion with Acquisition of Mitchell Engineering

GREENBELT, MD, October 5, 2022 – JSI is pleased to announce that it has acquired Mitchell Engineering, a veteran telecommunications engineering and consulting firm specializing in outside plant (OSP) engineering and design services. This development is only the latest in a series of strategic acquisitions by JSI in recent years, designed to further enhance the company’s ability to deliver comprehensive broadband services and solutions to communications providers across the continental United States, Alaska, Hawaii, and key US territories.

“It is with great pleasure that we welcome Mitchell Engineering to our growing JSI family. By adding their expert team to our ranks, we not only gain their decades of industry experience and insight, but we also further strengthen JSI’s premier outside plant engineering capabilities, which in turn, support the continued growth and success of our clients throughout the United States,” JSI CEO Tasos Tsolakis commented. “We are exceptionally pleased to be able to join forces with such a high-caliber team as Mitchell Engineering during this unprecedented period of growth for our company, for our clients, and for our industry at large.”

Brian Whitaker, PE, President of Mitchell Engineering added, “This development represents a valuable opportunity for our employees and clients, alike: by joining JSI, our team will gain access to an exceptionally broad range of resources, further ensuring that our clients’ needs are met at every stage of their businesses.”

Mitchell Engineering, which is headquartered in Wills Point, Texas, has been providing telecommunication engineering and consulting services to clients in rural America for more than three decades and has completed hundreds of fiber-to-the-premises (FTTP) projects in that time. Following this acquisition, Brian Whitaker will continue to lead the Wills Point team joining and expanding JSI’s Fiber Network Design & Engineering division.

About JSI

JSI is a consulting and broadband solutions leader, offering communications providers a complete range of financial, engineering, regulatory, operational, and strategic services. Over the past 60 years, JSI has successfully partnered with hundreds of companies across the United States, providing them with the exceptional service, cutting-edge solutions, market insight, and industry experience that they need to find success at every stage of their businesses—today, tomorrow, and in the decades ahead. JSI has relationships with approximately 750 communications entities in 46 states and several US territories. Headquartered in Greenbelt, Maryland, JSI also has regional offices in Alaska, Georgia, Hawaii, Illinois, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, North Carolina, Texas, Utah, and Wisconsin, which put us closer to our clients and enable timely responses no matter where the need might arise. To learn more, visit JSI at https://jsitel.com/.

About Mitchell Engineering

Mitchell Engineering has been providing telecommunication engineering and consulting services to rural America for over 30 years. We provide our clients with the necessary knowledge to help them keep up with the ever-changing industry and provide their subscribers with the most up-to-date technology. Mitchell Engineering has designed and overseen the completion of hundreds of fiber-to-the-premises (FTTP) projects, and our company will continue to help rural America grow with technology. Visit Mitchell Engineering at https://mitchellengineering.co/.