NTVI Communications, Inc., Vice President
Lance Umbertis has over 25 years experience in the wireless industry, beginning with his career with MCI Long Haul. In 1990, he started STC Netcom, Inc., as a full turnkey cell site construction company with four employees in central California. From 1990 to 2000, STC grew to over 100 employees with seven office locations and expanded their client portfolio to include Nextel, AT&T, GTE Wireless, Winstar Communications, American Tower, Crown Castle, Bechtel, Sprint PC, Western Wireless, Omni point, Voice stream, Ubiqitel, Via Wireless, Nextwave, Cellular One, and over 30 build-to-suit projects. In 2000, Mr. Umbertis sold STC Netcom to Saratoga Partners. Mr. Umbertis stayed on as Vice President of Construction until his contract expired in 2005, then moved to the position of Vice President of Connect 2 Wireless, Inc. In 2009, Mr. Umbertis joined NTVI to manage all phases of site construction for NTVI Communications, Inc.