Interviewee: Rob Deakin
Company: Icon Media Holdings, Inc.
About Rob Deakin
Mr. Deakin is founder, Chief Executive Officer, and chairman of the Board of Directors of the Company. Mr. Deakin has worked in the executive ranks of Internet companies since 1995. From 1996-1999 he served as the Director of Strategic Development for broadcast.com, where he was responsible for negotiating and managing many of the company’s strategic partnerships. Prior to that he spent over 8 years with the diversified media company, Capitol Broadcasting Company, of which he served the last 1.5 years as the General Manager for an Internet incubator Interpath Marketing Group. Mr. Deakin was a Business Management major at NC State University.
About Icon Media Holdings, Inc.
The Company’s wireless infrastructure services business provides turnkey small cell network, distributed antenna systems (“DAS”) and Wi-Fi technical consulting, design and implementation services. Our customer base is the wireless industry and enterprise clients. The Company provides these services through its subsidiary Spectrum Velocity™, LLC. (“Spectrum ™”).
Spectrum ™ designs and sources custom small cell and DAS systems for business owners, property owners and public venues. We design economical, convenient and scalable systems for current needs, with the ability to exploit new Wi-Fi technologies as such are developed. Spectrum ™ will work with customers to improve and modify their existing systems to meet best practices for mobile Internet services.
The Company also offers technical and engineering consulting in the fields of in-building wireless, broadcast, frequency coordination, database management, RF risk management, systems design and integration. Our company caters to the domestic and international wireless industry, broadcast, government and military. By providing a collaborative, systems-based approach to project execution, along with practical, experienced management skills we offer value-based solutions, envisioning broader challenges, and marshaling resources as needed. We are committed to meeting project schedules and on budget.