Common Networks believes that everyone should have access
to ultra high speed internet.
Currently, 62% of the US is stuck with a monopoly provider or
no option at all and most people’s service is still slow and expensive.
We’re building fast, reliable, and affordable internet that gives people access
to communication, education, entertainment, and even medical care.
We are always looking for great people to join us.See open positions
Our founding team comes from Square. They worked on projects that included theRegister product, the developer platform, growth, and international expansion. As a company, we’re passionate about tackling difficult, real-world problems that cut across software, hardware, and operations.
Zach Brock, CEO
Zach is the Chief Executive Officer and co-founder of Common Networks. Previously, he spent five years at Square as an Engineer Lead. He led the Product Engineering team, the formation of the International and Growth teams, and the development of the first EMV/Chip Card Reader.
Jessica Shalek, COO
Jess is the Chief Operating Officer and co-founder of Common Networks. She brings experience from her time as Head of Business Development and Product Lead of the developer platform at Square. Prior, she worked at Morgan Stanley technology investment banking specializing in IPOs.
Mark Jen, CTO
Mark is the Chief Technical Officer and co-founder of Common Networks. He comes from Square where he helped launch Square in Japan, and then started and led the developer platform team. Mark has a long track record of building and managing high-performance engineering and product teams.
Grace Chen, CPO
Grace is the Chief Product Officer and co-founder of Common Networks. Prior, she was the Director of Product on the flagship Square Register product. She led cross-functional teams responsible for the launches of Square internationally, Invoices, and several card readers. Grace began her product management career at Google.
Allan Ng, CMO
Allan is the Chief Marketing Officer for Common Networks. While at Google, he was part of the founding team and a marketing executive for Google Fiber. He also served as SVP of Marketing at Livongo, where he helped grow the company's revenues more than 10X.
We are backed by top venture capital firms