Nick is Vice President of Infrastructure and Business Development at Duke Tech Solutions Inc. He has served in various roles during his 25+ years career in the Broadband Industry including his most recent corporate officer role as VP of Service Assurance and held a VP role of Outside Plant Construction & Engineering. Nick began his career as a Field Operations Supervisor at Cox Communications in 1995, after receiving a BS in Electrical Engineering from the University at Buffalo.

  • Led a concept-to-patent-to-build FTTH strategy for a Tier-1 MSO ISP provider.
  • Executed multi-billion-dollar OSP programs while driving a 20% reduction in a $400M annual OpEx plan.
  • Led a services support organization of over 3000 network professionals.
  • Developed career progression strategies for multiple operational organizations.

Education:

  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, University of Buffalo, NY
  • SCTE Tuck School of Management
  • Cox Executive Development Program
  • Six Sigma – Green Belt

Areas of expertise:

  • Transformational Planning and Execution
  • Strategic and Financial Planning
  • Broadband Architecture
  • Program Leadership and GovernanceProblem solving in matrix structures across all strata of organizations