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Ron Peterson - CEO, Blueprint RF

Ron Peterson


Ron works across the entire company and sets the course for a strategic vision of growth and evolution of our offerings.

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Ron's career has placed him at the crossroads of the technology, hospitality and construction industries to become the CEO and founder of Blueprint RF. His experience over the past three decades has prepared him to spearhead one of the most innovative network service providers in the industry today. High-speed wireless connectivity was in its infancy when Ron began with start-up StayOnline. As member of senior management, he helped grow the company and in turn, the hospitality wireless technology industry through its acquisition by Lodgenet Entertainment. As CEO of Interstate America/eXitSource, Ron guided the start-up to become a multi-million dollar company as a printable and wireless navigable mapping company. He began his career with Construction Market Data, where he met Arol Wolford and led sales teams and opened regional offices throughout the country. Ron holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Public Administration from George Mason University.

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James Tubo - COO, Blueprint RF

James Tubo


James is the driving force that leads our company's strategy for development, solutions, support and security.

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James' experience as a certified network engineer and relationships with leading hotel brands gives him a unique perspective centered on the fast-paced world of the hospitality industry. He has repeatedly risen to exceed the high-standards set by some of the world’s-leading hotel brands with his expertise in broadband technology. As Director of National Accounts for LodgeNet Interactive, he was directly responsible for all aspects of strategic business development and tactical sales operations. His understanding of the customer’s needs is founded in his roots as a senior network engineer with StayOnline where he had the opportunity to gain first-hand knowledge of the challenges facing the hospitality and construction industries. He also founded NetSource, a network integration and consulting firm where he explored the early uses of wireless technology as well as AireWaves, a wireless ISP and networks integration company. James is a graduate of Penn State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Political Science and holds Cisco Engineering Certifications, including CCDA, CCNA.

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David Elrod - Director of Sales, Blueprint RF

David Elrod

Director - Sales

David leads our sales teams who build relationships with you that goes deeper than our network services.

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David’s experience foundation was developed from his 15-year career at BellSouth / AT&T, where he was promoted from Account Executive to National Account Manager and led teams with the large Service Providers and the largest National clients for the firm. These included The Home Depot, Georgia Pacific, ITT Sheraton (and other subsidiaries) and Emory University System of Healthcare. David has worked with many leading-edge applications involved with emerging voice, data and video technologies. He led early telemedicine trials and in-building wireless installations with Emory Healthcare, initiated the first hospitality messaging systems as a partner of Nortel Networks at Sheraton, launched a start-up GSM 1900 network for Blue Sky PCS, led consumer energy IoT trials at Enersphere, and negotiated multi-million dollar mobile apps and messaging systems sales to the Tier 2/3 Carriers at Movius. In addition to sales leadership roles, David also held VP Marketing, Corporate Development and other executive roles in both established and early stage companies, launching new brands, driving innovation and substantially growing revenues. David is a native of Greenville, SC and currently resides in Alpharetta, GA with his wife Cristel. He is a member of Northpoint Community church and has been involved in various neighborhood, community and service organizations over time.

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Lee Dickens - CIO, Blueprint RF

Lee Dickens


Lee leads our data capture and management capabilities and oversees technical aspects of the company’s internal systems.

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Lee leads our data capture and management capabilities, as well as overseeing all technical aspects of the company’s internal systems. Dickens has developed information systems for such companies as Empyrean Real Estate, the Linux General Store and most recently with Equinox Software as Senior Systems Administrator. He has also designed and supported computer systems to run public libraries. Dickens studied computer engineering at Clemson University.

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Terrence Mitchum

VP of Operations

Terrence is responsible for managing two critical and dynamic internal teams, engineering and technical support.

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Terrence works to continually align systems design, installation processes, and Help Desk support services for a complete and cohesive delivery of turnkey network services. He joined Blueprint RF during its start-up phase managing its Network Operations Support Center and Help Desk teams. With more than 10 years in the network services industry, he has worked in key roles with Atlanta-based StayOnline, LodgeNet, Wandering WiFi and Georgia Public Broadcasting. His experience includes all facets of network design, deployment and support services.

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Ed Phillips - Blueprint RF

Ed Phillips

VP of Finance

Ed directs all aspects of accounting operations, overseeing transactions related to receivables, payables and forecasting.

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Alieu Secka - Chief Technology Officer, Blueprint RF

Alieu Secka

Chief Technical Officer

Alieu leads the way to drive our managed network solutions and technology roadmap for the future.

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“He is able to manage the development of customized and flexible technical features that will have a meaningful impact on the hotel customer, and ultimately, the guest experience,” says Ron Peterson, CEO of Blueprint RF. “His well-earned reputation throughout the hospitality industry will be a tremendous asset to our team and will help differentiate the company from other IT companies.” Alieu's breadth of experience in connectivity solutions designed specifically for the hospitality industry compliments and rounds out Blueprint RF’s existing team of experts. Secka previously worked as Lead Technical Specialist with LodgeNet/Stayonline where he managed a team of UNIX platform experts and network engineers. Additionally, he is Cisco CCNA course instructor for Javelin Technical Training Center in Atlanta, GA. Secka earned a certificate in Professional Computing and Information Processing from the Management Development Institute in Gambia, West Africa and also holds a Bachelor of Science in Computer Information Systems from DeVry Institute of Technology.

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Ken Thon - VP Project Management, Blueprint RF

Ken Thon

VP of Project Management

Ken guides a team of project managers to design, install and implement your managed network solutions.

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Ken's career is deeply rooted in hospitality. He started in a technical support roll with Hyatt Hotels in 1985 and was in charge of design and implementation of back office computer systems for all newly built properties between 1990 and 1996. He moved to Homestead Studio Suites where he was responsible for all computer and telecommunications systems installations between 1998 and 2001. When Homestead merged with Extended Stay Hotels, Ken was charged with shutting down the telecommunications and data center operations in Atlanta and transferring the operations to the Extended Stay corporate office in Spartanburg, S.C. Once in Spartanburg, he headed the effort to implement High Speed Internet services into all 480 hotels of the newly merged company. During his tenure with these companies, Ken developed his ability to design processes and implement procedures that keep projects in line, on target and within budget. A graduate of the University of Illinois at Chicago, Ken holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering – Structural Design and Material Analysis.

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Julian Cayetano - Blueprint RF

Julian Cayetano

VP of Strategic Accounts

Julian manages our customer support teams and overall strategy for leading accounts.

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Julian is a seasoned veteran with more than 13 years of experience in the Hospitality industry.  He began his career as a Tier 2 Agent working at Stayonline and evolved into positions including Technical Trainer, Conference Service Engineer, Network Operations Manager, Senior Call Center Manager and Vice President of Strategic Accounts for notable companies like, Stayonline, SONIFI, Guest-Tek and BlueprintRF.   In his role as Vice President of Strategic Accounts at BlueprintRF, Julian operates our day to day Customer Support operation as well as provide strategic management of BlueprintRF’s key accounts.  His strong communication and client service skills enhance BlueprintRF’s process-driven management philosophy.   Julian holds multiple Cisco Networking Certifications.  Julian’s education includes a Networking Specialist Associate of Applied Science Degree. Julian’s hobbies include spending time with his family, fishing and playing poker.

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We are a preferred vendor for many hotel brands including:

Marriott Guest WiFi Provider
IHG Network Services Provider
Hyatt Hotels Network Service Provider
Choice Hotels Network Service Provider
Great Wolf Lodge Network Services Provider
Bluegreen Vacations Network Service Provider