Our Key Team Members
Edward J. Donelan – RCCD
Edward Donelan, RCDD, founded Telecom Infrastructure Corp in 1986. As president of Telecom, Ed is a multi-credentialed professional with an exceptional background in information and communications technology industry standards, codes and global best practices. Ed possesses over three decades of experience in providing leadership for communications design/build systems integration within commercial buildings.
He is a licensed telecom electrician in New York, Connecticut and New Jersey and has directed the implementation of technology systems nationwide. Ed is a past president and 10-year board member of BICSI, the world’s largest not-for-profit telecommunications association specializing in ITS (information transport systems) education, training and credentialing. In 2004, he was awarded the prestigious BICSI Harry J. Pfister Award for excellence in telecommunications for recognition of his longstanding dedication, passion and position as an industry leader.
Laura Donelan has been active in the management of Telecom since its inception in 1986. She served as Executive Vice President from 1986 to 2005, when she became Chief Financial Officer (CFO). As CFO of Telecom, Laura was overseeing the legal and financial affairs of Telecom as well as the company’s human resources and accounting departments.
Laura is a key asset in creating and overseeing the company’s growth strategy. She is a member of BICSI and the Construction Standards Institute (CSI), she is also an accredited Construction Documents Technologist (CDT) and CEO of Information Transport Solutions, a certified WBE specialized in telecommunications design and installation.
Jim Dibella has been in the communications industry for over 20 years and provides design, technical leadership, sales support and operations coordination for Telecom. As Vice President of Operations , Jim is responsible for overseeing large scale projects, purchasing, quality assurance and customer satisfaction.
Jim has extensive experience integrating complex ICT systems and holds management certifications from all the major manufacturers, including Siemon, Commscope, Ortronics and Corning.
Rick Malan is a BICSI registered telecommunications project manager (RTPM) with over 10 years of experience in account management, project management and sales regarding ICT projects.
Rick manages Telecom’s business development team with a focus on broadening Telecom’s customer base. As Telecom’s Vice President of Sales Rick successfully manages many of Telecom’s large-scale design/build projects.