JOSEPH TASSONE, CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Joe has been in the wireless industry since 1996 and is co-founder of HPC Wireless. Prior to HPC, Joe spent 8 years as a territory manager and director with SBA Network Services, where he managed turnkey projects for Sprint, T-Mobile, AT&T, and Dobson Cellular. Joe has been involved with the deployment of thousands of wireless telecommunication sites with most of the major wireless providers across the U.S. He is a graduate of the State University New York Plattsburgh and a member of the Planning Board in the Town of Glenville, NY.
MARC ANDERSON, PARTNER AND CO-FOUNDER
Marc co-founded HPC Wireless in 2005, and has since led the company’s growth from a Northeast site acquisition firm to a market leading nation-wide turnkey site development provider. Marc began his wireless career in 1997 while specializing in project management and real estate services for site development projects. He has held management positions for a variety of site development companies in the telecommunications industry specializing in leasing, zoning, and construction services.
MICHAEL JONES, CHIEF OPERATIONS OFFICER
Michael joins HPC with over 15 years of telecommunications experience in the Tri-State Metro area in the northeast. During his telecommunications career Michael has held various management positions on both the carrier side of the industry as well as the vendor side, ranging from his start with ArcNet Architects to Sprint Nextel in addition to WFI. Prior to joining HPC, Michael was most recently Director of Business Development for Nexlink, where he was responsible for existing client relationships and new business development in the eastern half of the US. Michael served as the Director of Program Management for Sirius XM for the Terrestrial build out from December of 2010 to May of 2012. He has an extensive working relationship with the existing Sirius XM management team and staff. Michael holds a BS in Architecture from Temple University.
EDWIN GARCES, CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
Edwin joined HPC in 2012 with 21 years of accounting and financial experience working in North America and South America for public, banking and the private sector while managing high net worth corporations. Prior to HPC Edwin worked as a Public Accountant for 5 years in charge of the preparation of audits and reviewed financial statements and also worked for South Pacific Corporation Inc. as a Corporate, Cost Accountant and Internal Auditor, and for PJ’s Construction Inc. as a Controller and Internal Auditor. He also worked for Bank of America as a Branch Supervisor and throughout his career he has been a Controller, Corporate Accountant, Cost Accountant, Public Accountant and Financial Assistant where he has always managed all aspects of accounting and finance. He has held his CPA and a BBA in General Accounting since 1994.
NICK SCAFF, REGIONAL VICE PRESIDENT
Nick comes to HPC with over 15 years of telecom experience, ten of which he spent in Senior Management rolls with a number of including Redwing and BCI. Throughout his management career, Nick has experience managing multi-million dollar budgets and markets and projects for customers such as; AT&T, T-Mobile, Sprint and Clearwire. Running projects ranging from new builds, carrier adds, backhaul and large scale maintenance programs. In addition, Nick has managed RF and electrical programs across multiple regions of the US. Nick holds a BS in Communications from Kean University.
GABRIELLA TANGA, BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER
Gabriella joined HPC in 2015 as the Business Development Manager with responsibility for marketing programs, brand management, corporate sponsorships and new business development. Gabriella came to HPC from Allied Beverage Group where she handled advertisement and social media marketing with a focus on brand management, sales promotion, and pricing strategy for high profile accounts. Her background also includes working in finance for Knowledgent Group LLC where she managed company audits and expenses. Gabriella holds a BA from the University of Hartford with a focus in Advertising.