RCDD, Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Rea is the Chief Executive Officer of Netcom Technologies. He has over 30 years of business leadership experience and expertise in the telecommunications industry. An accomplished corporate marketer and strategist, his vision and performance have driven notable enterprise growth in the cabling, telephony, and security sectors. Mr. Rea’s exceptional track record of business performance is evidenced by the significant impact he has had on business growth throughout his career.
Prior to establishing his own companies, he gained experience in several aspects of the industry, ranging from project management, operations, engineering, and finance with major corporations. Offering an extraordinary blend of creative and operational strengths, Mr. Rea began creating a personal impact in the structured cabling business when he founded Communications Services, near Frederick, Maryland. His inherent skills and concrete focus on business procedures and product knowledge resulted in impressive bottom-line results. Mr. Rea’s capabilities later led him to build a cable plant/product distributor unit in Washington, D.C. for the company who subsequently acquired Communications Services, Inc. Mr. Rea founded Netcom Technologies in 1988 and continued to focus on performance excellence. His ardency for the industry is highlighted in his membership with the Industry Advisory Council, as well as, through Netcom Technologies' BICSI Platinum Partner Status.
Presently a BICSI certified Registered Communication Distribution Designer (RCDD) and a licensed Master Electrician; he plays a pro-active role in advocating that all Netcom Technologies' executives obtain the appropriate design and engineering certifications. He exhibits and encourages philanthropy by supporting organizations such as the Fannie Mae Foundation and the Breast Cancer Foundation.