About Us

VERO Broadband was formed to fill a need in unserved and underserved communities where access to affordable, reliable broadband simply does not exist. Our goal is to bring the highest quality fiber optic based broadband services to these communities. In addition, VERO strives to enhance communities by becoming an active partner in these communities by adding jobs, supporting local causes, and helping improve connectivity of schools and rural healthcare as well.

Matthew Erickson, Chairman

Matt Erickson is a founding member of Vero and serves as its managing partner as well as Chairman. Prior to Vero, Matt was COO and part of the senior executive team that founded Zayo (NYSE: ZAYO). While COO, Matt oversaw most of Zayo’s day to day business operations, including the integration of 30+ businesses and the construction of 17,000+ route miles of new network. Prior to Zayo, Matt was a Vice President at Level 3 Communications. Matt earned a B.S. (Summa Cum Laude with Honors) in Accounting from Colorado State University

Jonathan Adelman, CEO

Jonathan serves as Vero Broadband’s CEO. Prior to Vero, Jonathan spent 20 years with Xcel Energy (XEL), a multi-state electric and gas utility. He served as Vice-President, Strategy and Planning. Prior to Xcel Energy, Jonathan worked for Arthur Andersen both in the US and Switzerland. He is a CPA(inactive) and earned a B.S in Accounting from Washington and Lee University.

Sunita Krishna, COO

Sunita is a telecommunications executive with 25 years of experience in technical leadership. She is currently the Chief operating Officer of Vero Broadband. Prior to this she had a dual role at Zayo Group where she was the Senior Vice President of Strategic Projects and the GM of the SONET product. Throughout her tenure with Zayo Group, Sunita has guided and delivered subject matter expertise to 20 different acquisitions. She holds a MBA with a finance concentration from the University of Tulsa and a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from India.

Evan Biagi, CRO

Evan has been in the broadband industry for over 20 years and currently serves as Vero’s Chief Revenue Officer, responsible for overseeing the company’s growth. After graduating from the University of Colorado at Boulder with a degree in Information Systems, Evan founded and served as President of Resort Broadband, which was eventually acquired by Resort Internet. Later, he joined Mammoth Networks and Visionary Broadband where he served as the EVP of Business Development.

Nicole Burke, CFO

Nicole serves as Vero Broadband's CFO. Prior to Vero, Nicole spent 9 years as the head of finance leading growth stage SaaS companies through pivotal expansions and exits. Prior to 2013, Nicole worked in financial operations at Orica mining services and in SEC reporting and public accounting at Brookfield Properties and KPMG. She is a CPA (inactive) and earned a B.S. in accounting and international business from the University of Colorado Boulder.

Gregg Strumberger, CLO

Gregg Strumberger is a founding member of Vero Networks and serves as its Chief Legal Officer. Gregg has over 24 years of experience in the Communications and Internet industries. Prior to Vero, Gregg held several legal and business leadership roles at Zayo, including General Counsel of Dark Fiber and Mobile Infrastructure Services and General Counsel of Zayo Canada, Inc. Prior to Zayo, Gregg served as Corporate Counsel at Level 3 and as an Associate at the law firms of Hughes, Hubbard & Reed in NYC and Swidler & Berlin in Washington, DC.

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