DURHAM, N.C. – SJF Ventures, a venture capital firm with offices in Durham and New York City, has led a Series A financing round totaling $1.4 million in Telkore, a provider of installation and maintenance services for wireless towers.

Telkore is based in Mechanicsburg, Pa.

“Telkore is well positioned for rapid growth in the communications infrastructure industry,” said David Griest, SJF Ventures’ managing director.

"Service providers are investing $28 billion a year in their wireless networks to improve coverage and quality, accommodate new technologies and meet the high growth of wireless broadband," he added. "Telkore has broad in-house expertise and provides a unique turnkey solution to wireless carriers, large contractors and tower owner/operators.”