About DC Access, LLC
DC Access is a wireless Internet service
provider serving the Capitol Hill
neighborhood of Washington, DC. Founded
and located on Capitol Hill, DC Access
prides itself on the responsibility of
being a Hill neighbor. Our clients enjoy
the convenience and accessibility of our
wireless and web-based services as well as
personal and committed customer service.
At DC Access we provide local, affordable,
and friendly Internet.
In 1999, CEO Matt Wade was a
computer-programming consultant frustrated
with his Internet service provider.
Interruptions in service, slow speed and
even slower response from call-center
customer service staff prompted Wade to
found the company. DC Access offers the
high-speed broadband with a distinguished
reputation for providing reliable,
Today, DC Access serves hundreds of
residential and commercial clients
throughout Capitol Hill.
Matt Wade managing partner and CEO of DC
Access founded the company in 1999 as
Washington’s first and only wireless
Internet service provider. Before founding
DC Access, Wade served as a computer
Bell Atlantic (now Verizon) and as an
independent consultant and has 14 years of
experience in the telecommunications
industry. Wade holds bachelor’s degrees in
electrical engineering and
computer science from Duke
Martha Huizenga, partner, is responsible
for DC Access marketing and operations.
Huizenga has more than 14 years of
telecommunications experience with
emphasis on OSS systems and billing.
Before joining DC Access, she held several
senior positions at MCI and Kenan Systems
Corporation in product development as well
as a partner position at TeleCon, LLC and
positions at Vibrant Solutions in
marketing and sales. Huizenga has a
master’s degree in accounting from
Roosevelt University and bachelor’s
degrees in business administration and
education from Cornell College. Huizenga
is an amateur photographer.
An avid proponent of the smart growth and
sustainment of small business on Capitol
Hill, DC Access active member of the
Capitol Hill Association of Merchants and
Huizenga is a previous board President of
CHAMPS. In addition to collaborating with
CHAMPS members on small business issues,
Huizenga also serves on the Capitol Hill
Group Ministry board and on the
committee of the CHGM
Golf Tournament, as well as serving
on the board of the Capitol
Hill Community Foundation.
DC Access is a member of WISPA.