Former Verizon Executive, Cecil Frith, Joins as Vice President and General Manager of the South and West Regions
Durham, NC, March 22, 2016 – Cecil Frith, former national director of network real estate at Verizon Wireless, has been hired as the vice president and general manager of the South and West regions at Eco-Site.
Frith has joined Eco-Site’s management team, bringing with him more than 20 years of carrier experience at Verizon Wireless. In his role as national director of network real estate Frith negotiated national agreements with tower companies, small cell vendors, and corporations. Prior to his corporate role at Verizon, he held various key interdepartmental positions within the company, serving as both the regional engineering director, and previously as the regional network director of system performance. He previously served as the regional engineering manager with US West Cellular, where he led his team in designing and building the Southwest regional network.
“Cecil brings a unique set of skills to the organization, and we are delighted to have him join our team,” said Dale Carey, founder and chief executive officer for Eco-Site. “His expertise in macro and small cell RF planning, and real estate procurement and negotiations will be of tremendous value to our clients, furthering Eco-Site’s ability to provide our partners with scalable and proactive wireless network solutions.”
Frith received a degree in Electrical Engineering from Mississippi State University and began his wireless career at Ericsson as a Cellular Systems Engineer.