Projects are Life:
Heidi Mahoney, Tilson

1,000. That’s the number of nationwide cellular sites that Heidi Mahoney manages for wireless network carriers every single day. As a Senior Project Manager for Tilson, Heidi oversees multi-site small cell wireless deployments in markets across the country. She is responsible for ensuring projects move smoothly from site initiation to construction handoff.  Heidi joined Tilson six years ago as a Project Administrator and was quickly promoted to Project Manager and then to Senior Project Manager. Her role in Tilson’s small cell division is critical to the company’s success as it …

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Projects are Life: Rafik Ishaya, Fullerton Engineering

Rafik Ishaya is an expert project manager. He has spent 19 years at Fullerton Engineering and 25 total working in critical infrastructure industries. That kind of expertise is hard to come by. Sitting down and learning from Rafik was a real treat. The message that stuck with us after our conversation is: the key to successful project management is data integrity. About Rafik Ishaya: Rafik is a Vice President at Fullerton Engineering, and was previously the Director of Operations there, working to lead the development of new projects. Before leading …

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ZenFi Networks CEO and Co-founder shares why 5G is at risk without fiber

Ray LaChance is the Co-founder and CEO at ZenFi Networks, one of the leading fiber providers in the New York and New Jersey metro region working towards mobile network densification. To date, ZenFi Networks fiber connects over 2,000 wireless sites of the nearly 6,000 it currently has under contract, a number that’s growing every month, making them industry frontrunners for fronthaul innovation and deployment. LaChance expanded on ZenFi Networks’ success, “We built nearly 800 miles of fiber-optic network in the region, 45 colocation facilities on our network, 125 on-net enterprise …

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EV charging stations: why we need more and how to deploy them

You probably have noticed more EV charging stations in parking lots and on the side of the road. We are seeing a major overhaul in the transportation sector. The US is the world’s second-largest producer of greenhouse gases with transportation creating the largest share of emissions. Some states, like California, are leading the electrification charge to combat our emission output. California leads the way, investing in EV infrastructure In 2017, California Governor Jerry Brown signed an executive order which set the goal of five million electric vehicles on the state’s …

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Find your way with maps and guide mobile teams with our latest release

Sitetracker’s latest release delivers numerous enhancements and overall improved user experience in key parts of the platform, most notably with our project management mobile app, Sitetracker Mobile. As a true Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solution you always and automatically have access to the latest, best version of Sitetracker. Sitetracker delivers frequent improvements in enterprise functionality and security automatically, without the need for any manual updates. Our second release of 2019 ensures that we continue to deliver a fast, powerful, user-friendly experience for your whole organization— whether you’re an executive, project manager, or …

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Vendor Management for telecom project managers

The difference between a good and a bad vendor can significantly increase the time it takes to complete a project. Managing third-party vendors is a big part of what keeps the telecommunications industry moving forward. Whether you work for a carrier or service provider, you’re most likely working with external vendors. Managing these vendors can seem like a job in itself with many aspects to consider. Some businesses approach vendor management as simply finding the external team or contractor with the cheapest price for a product or service, but it …

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