Founder - Keith Kaczmarek - Bio
Keith Kaczmarek is a recognized industry technologist and visionary business leader who has led the roll-out of next generation technologies for multiple start-ups and large-scale carriers. More recently, Keith has focused on supporting early-stage companies bringing new wireless technologies to market. He is a recognized expert and speaker at national wireless industry conferences on advanced wireless technologies and public safety systems.
Keith has held prominent business, technology and operational leadership roles at Intrado, Powerwave, Cyren Call, FiberTower, inOvate Communications Group , Teligent, Nextel, AirTouch, PrimeCo and GTE. During his time at leading US carriers, Keith played prominent roles in spectrum and license acquisition, business and technology planning and rollout of new wireless technologies.
Keith was a co-founder of Cyren Call Communications, which focused on supporting public safety in the creation of a nationwide public safety broadband network. Cyren Call is largely viewed as the precursor to FirstNet. He was a general partner at two private equity funds: inOvate Communications Group focused on early-stage wireless companies and Public Safety Ventures focused on wireless for public safety networks and critical infrastructure markets. Keith is a Radio Club of America Fellow, holds an MBA degree, a M.S. in Electrical Engineering and a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Illinois.