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About Us

The Dark Fiber Community (DFC) is a resource for network operators to help solve planning, construction, operations and finance issues from numerous, reputable providers of all aspects of physical network infrastructure. Through increased coverage and brand visibility, Dark Fiber Community Members and users derive value from the facilitation of mutually beneficial business opportunities. With hundreds of Members already represented and more being added, the Dark Fiber Community serves as a unified and evolving portal for access to current information, pricing and contacts within the industry.

The Dark Fiber Community offers contact details and company information on industry-leading vendors to create more business opportunities. If you are interested in becoming a member, please complete this form.

Your logo will be presented in the category(ies) your company directly serves. Being specific and focused helps the buyers solve issues more efficiently. We will review and post the information accordingly.

Member Profile

Since launching in 2010, the Dark Fiber Community has grown to over 300+ members in 14 categories and 53 sub-categories. We are regularly creating new categories in the Community, so if you don’t see your category listed we can create it for you.

Each member profile includes:

  • Company logo
  • 50-word company description
  • Company contact information
  • Option to include your company’s marketing materials:
    • Corporate / Product Videos
    • Company / Product Overviews
    • PR’s
    • Upcoming Event Calendar
    • Presentations
  • Social media handles and hashtags

If you are an existing member and would like to update your profile, please send your edits to Lauren@darkfibercommunity.com.


The Dark Fiber Community’s promotional branding program is designed to create maximum engagement among the members and within the industry. We have two membership options DFC Plus and DFC Platinum. More information can be found here.

Packages include but not limited to:

  • Email Marketing
  • Searchability
  • Blogs & Banner Ads
  • Video Communications
  • Social Media Exposure
  • Influencer Marketing
  • Content Creation & Writing
  • Newsletter Visbility
  • PR Distribution
  • Featured Members on contact, video, and news pages
  • Leaderboard Sponsorship

Media Partnership

Industry leaders and organizations throughout the world are looking for the products and services your company provides. When they enter their key interests into popular search engines, will they find you?

Our goal is to make sure they do.

The Dark Fiber Community believes in leveraging strong and strategic partnerships with major media companies, event producers, industry associates and other corporate allies. We use these partnerships to help our members better reach their target audiences and potential business partners.

Upon request, we match our members with our editorial partners to help them achieve their media goals, both online and offline. Members are encouraged to collaborate with and seek advice from our team that can help craft messaging, develop digital content best practices and deliver a number of assets including, but not limited to:

  • Content Creation
  • Press Release Copy, Distribution and Posting
  • Email Marketing
  • Social Media Exposure
  • Case Studies and White Papers
  • Special event registration discounts offered to our members
  • Influencer Marketing
  • Online Banners and Copy

DFC members who leverage our Media Partnerships to better position themselves for future business endeavors will also garner themselves greater visibility on search engines, leading to improved brand awareness and the likelihood of better business outcomes.

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For general information, or other inquiries, please contact Lauren Mooser at lauren@darkfibercommunity.com.

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