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Santa Ana, CA, United States, 2010/04/07 - 20-Year Telecommunications Veteran Brings Operational Leadership - McGrath brings nearly three decades of experience in the power and wireless industries to Potero. His background includes high-level management responsibilities at two well-known wire.
Potero, a leading provider of solar energy integration and telecommunications solutions, today announced that it has appointed a well-known telecom industry veteran to its executive ranks: Matt McGrath has joined the company as Vice President of Operations. Since 1994, and with a re-brand in 2009 from Process Communications to Potero; more than 4,000 telecom projects have been successfully implemented by this uniquely positioned company.
McGrath brings nearly three decades of experience in the power and wireless industries to Potero. His background includes high-level management responsibilities at two well-known wireless technology providers: Verizon Wireless and Metro PCS. Most recently, while at Verizon Wireless he was responsible for their LTE launch in the Los Angeles and San Diego markets. He worked on their 4G upgrade of more than 950 wireless sites for the Long Term Evolution program.
“While Potero has accomplished incredible growth over the last several years, it was in need of a strong operations leader with an established telecommunications and energy reputation,” said Potero CEO Luke Pettorini. “Matt McGrath was undoubtedly the best candidate for the job. He is a high-integrity and energetic leader, known for a strong ability to both envision and create successful outcomes in complex situations.”
“I am excited about the opportunity to utilize the reputation the company has had for decades,” McGrath commented. “And couple it with my experience towards power generation with our solar energy division.”
Formed in 1995, Potero has completed more than 4,000 telecom projects, 650 residential solar projects and is rapidly approaching 4MW in commercial solar integrations. With their eye set on next-generation applications, their focus and expertise allows them to provide services ranging from design concept, planning, engineering, construction, project management, integration and site maintenance for both telecom and solar energy demands.
As a recognized leader in the telecommunications and solar energy markets, Potero (PoteroSolar.com) has partnered with some of the world’s most recognizable telecommunications companies including; Verizon Wireless, AT&T Wireless, Metro PCS, Sprint and T-Mobile. With more than 15 years solar energy experience, more than 650 residential installs, and approaching 4MW in commercial installs, Potero is emerging as a leading solar integrator that can design simple solar energy solutions for businesses and homeowners that generate clean, reliable energy for decades. Potero is privately held and has offices in San Mateo, Orange and San Diego counties in California.