Goodman Networks provides a variety of telecommunications services to the wireless and wireline industries. The company's services include network design, engineering, deployment, integration, and maintenance. The company also offers staffing services as well as supply chain management services, such as materials management and logistics. Goodman Networks specializes in providing equipment lifecycle services for telecom carriers and equipment manufacturers in the public and private sector. Customers have included big names such as AT&T and Alcatel-Lucent. Goodman Networks was founded in 2000 by the five Goodman brothers: James, Jody, Jonathan, Jason, and John.
Goodman Networks primarily provides its services in the US.
Goodman Networks operates through two main business units: NS&T (Network Services and Technology) and NIS (Network Infrastructure Services). The units assist clients with their telecommunications projects by providing planning, engineering, construction, deployment, integration, and maintenance services.
In 2009 private investment firm The Stephens Group and PNC Financial Services supplied Goodman Networks with $62 million in combined equity and debt financing. The money allowed Goodman Networks to grow through acquisitions and expand its service capabilities. In 2011 the company acquired Dallas-based network services firm Looking Glass Technologies, broadening its service capabilities. – less