Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Rod Hanson is the Co-Founder and CEO of Cityside Networks, Inc. a neutral host fiber and digital infrastructure company, started in March of 2021. Rod was the Vice President of Small Cells for the West Region at Crown Castle from March of 2016 to November of 2020. He was founder and CEO of RealCom Associates, LLC from 2001 until he sold the company to Smartlink in 2013 and where he was Regional VP until 2016. His career spans more than 25 years leading teams to design, build, and operate commercial networks for wireless and fiber service providers including AT&T, T-Mobile, Verizon, Sprint and Crown Castle. He holds a BA in Economics from the University of Washington.