Our Team

OUR TEAM

Leon Markham

Leon Markham

President

Leon Markham boasts 21 years of telecommunications experience and initially entered the industry working on a construction crew. He has hands-on experience in the field and has also acted as a construction inspector for an engineering firm and a contractor. This has allowed him to develop skills in the design and implementation of copper, coax and fiber networks as well as road, dark fiber, long haul and DAS builds and more. As the Vice President of Business Development in the West, Markham will be responsible for driving new revenue opportunities for Hylan, focused on the western US region.

 

 

 

 

 

Calvin Yetter

Calvin Yetter

North West Operations Head

Calvin Yetter is an Operations Manager for Hylan West. Mr. Yetter has more than 25 years of underground construction experience, specializing in all Outside Project (OSP) construction activities including new technologies such as micro trenching, distributed antenna systems, and tower construction and modifications. Over the past 11 years, Mr. Yetter has managed projects in California, Utah, Colorado, and Washington.

 

 

 

Craig Snelson

Craig Snelson

South West Operations Head

Craig Snelson is an Operations Manager for Hylan West. Mr Snelson has 30 plus years in the industry specializing in all aspects of underground dry utilities construction, primarily communications, trenching, boring, manhole & vault placement, fiber and coax cable pulling. He has held numerous management positions including foreman, superintendent, estimator and project manager, and was a business owner for 2.5 years specializing in underground utilities construction.

 

 

 

Slade Ottney

Slade Ottney

General Manager, Iowa

Slade Ottney is the present General Manager of Iowa. Mr. Ottney boasts a long-term and highly successful career in virtually all phases of construction for a host of different technology/utility providers. He has 35+ years of experience in civil construction, engineering, underground, aerial construction, renewable energy and telecom infrastructure solutions.

 

 

 

 

 

Greg Smith

Corporate Safety Director

Greg Smith is the Corporate Safety Director for Hylan West. Mr. Smith is directly accountable for DOT and Safety for infrastructure construction for various electric, telephone utilities, and cable television companies in Arizona, California, Colorado and Utah. Direct responsibilities as Safety Manager include safety training and compliance for OSHA, ANSI, Traffic Engineering, Department of Transportation (DOT/FMCSA). Responsible for safety budgets, DART, TRIR, compliance reporting, employee development, and more.

 

 

 

 

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#DYK DAS improves #cellular coverage and augments #wifi bandwidth? All of this leads to happier tenants, which equals longer leases and improved ROI. Hylan is a trusted source for DAS builds with the know how and experience you're looking for. https://hylan.com/DAS

Hylan VP @rtbianco talks about the importance of #iDAS technology for commercial properties in the latest issue of @NYREJ. Read more about how #DAS and iDAS are imperative to the adoption of #5G here: https://nyrej.com/qom-has-wifi-left-the-building-by-robert-bianco

#5G can transmit data up to 50x faster than current cellular networks and reduce latency by 80%. But the potential of 5G goes far beyond faster download speeds—it will be a transformational agent in cellular infrastructure.

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#DYK? Sadly, 3.6 billion people across the globe lack basic internet access. Now more than ever we need smart villages, not just smart cities. Check out this latest article by @wef. https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2021/10/smart-cities-we-also-need-smart-villages/

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