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New Additions To The Growing 1547 Team

We are delighted to share that over the last few weeks, we have added wonderful new members to our growing team. Meet our latest additions to the 1547 team.

Anthony Lindquist

Executive Vice President of Facility Operations

Anthony Lindquist joins us as our Executive Vice President of Facility Operations. Anthony will oversee operations requirements across our portfolio. His extensive leadership experience, including the management of multi-location portfolios and his proven track record of building and leading top-performing operations teams and achieving high quality outcomes makes him an excellent fit for our accelerating growth.

Chad Norwood

Vice President of Sales Engineering

Chad comes to us with over 20 years of experience in building teams, defining goals, and overseeing project implementation. He will lead our Sales Engineering Team in developing custom solutions for our customers.

Prior to joining the company, Chad led sales engineering as Director at Digital Realty Trust/Telx for 12 years where he created one of the most respected teams in the industry. Chad began his career in the U.S. Army as a 31F20, or voice and data engineer, for mobile operations supporting echelons above corps. He went on to other roles to include networking, engineering, and operations at BellSouth, NetRail, The Georgia Department of Adult Education and Cox Communications.

Paul Sidore


For the past thirty years, Paul has managed field and centralized operations groups responsible for service activation, construction and maintenance of small/large-scale data centers, meet-me-rooms, central offices, outside plant networks and customer assets.

Paul has a record of success in terms of customer service, high quality construction, financial results, and employee morale while working leaderships roles with SBC, Level 3 and CenturyLink

Paul will support West Coast Operations and will provide executive oversight of our operations and expansion projects at The Pittock Block. Paul’s experience and knowledge will be a valuable asset as we expand the data center footprint at The Pittock Block.

Wayne Allen

Director Strategic Accounts-West

Wayne brings over 25 years of experience in sales, business development and site selection with real estate investment trusts (REITs) such as Coresite and Dupont Fabros. As part of the sales team Wayne will focus on the West Coast and strategic accounts. Prior to joining the company, he held key roles at Vantage Data Centers, PCCW and Fiberlight.