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Lawrence M. Gleason, Jr. has spent more than 20 years working in telecommunications infrastructure. Prior to the creation of Harmoni Towers, he was founder and chief executive officer of Summit Wireless Infrastructure and COO for Latin America for American Tower (NYSE: AMT). Under his guidance, AMT’s Latin American presence grew from 4,400 towers in Mexico and Brazil to nearly 20,000 towers in Mexico, Brazil, Colombia, Peru and Chile. This expansion included 3,000 newly constructed towers and more than 20 acquisition deals.
Mr. Gleason has also been a practicing attorney, earning his JD from the University of Baltimore Law School and completing his undergraduate studies at Cornell University.
CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
Jack has more than two decades of experience working with high growth private equity backed companies and has a proven track record of raising capital, building and developing finance teams, and creating value through M&A, cost reduction activities and heightened management focus on critical business drivers. Prior to joining Harmoni Towers, Mr. Barry served for five years as Chief Financial Officer of Eco-Site, a turnkey provider of wireless infrastructure solutions. Before joining Eco-Site, Jack held roles as CFO, COO and CEO at a number of private equity backed companies.
Jack has a BA in Economics from the University of Virginia, an MS in Economics from the University of North Carolina—Chapel Hill and an MBA from Vanderbilt University.
SENIOR VP, TOWER DEVELOPMENT
David Losoncy is Senior Vice President of tower development for Harmoni Towers division. Losoncy is responsible for Harmoni Towers’ wireless infrastructure development, construction and tower operations teams. Losoncy has over twenty-five years of wireless telecommunications experience leading site operations teams, construction services, and site development for American Tower Corporation, SiteMaster, and Andrew Corporation (Commscope). While at American Tower Corporation, Losoncy was responsible for site operations of all U.S. tower assets. He also led the construction services division for ATC Tower Services, a division of American Tower Corporation.
He began his career at Gearon Communications where he led teams responsible for several large-scale wireless network launches ranging from 90 to 700+ sites for clients including Bell South DCS, Triton/Sun Com PCS, Powertel, Nextel Communications, and Sprint PCS. Losoncy attended the University of Tulsa majoring in Political Science.
Solomon K. Hu
SENIOR VP, ENGINEERING & OPERATIONS
Solomon Hu is Senior Vice President of Operations and Engineering for Harmoni Towers. Hu is an accomplished telecommunications professional with a diverse background responsible for managing operations of all Harmoni Towers site assets and the Colocation Project Management Team for Harmoni Towers.
Hu has extensive experience in planning, designing, implementing, and operating wireless telecommunications networks across the country. Prior to joining Harmoni Towers, he lead several engineering and system performance teams at Verizon Wireless and the deployment teams at Rise Broadband. Hu has also served in multiple roles at ALLTEL/360 Communications as a Director of Network Evolution, Director of Operations, and Director of Switch Engineering and Planning. He is a proven leader of multi-disciplinary teams and across multiple locations around the United States. Hu holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Colorado at Boulder.
Ginger “Gigi” Majors
SENIOR VP, REAL ESTATE
Gigi Majors is Senior Vice President of Real Estate for Harmoni Towers and brings more than 20 years of wireless communications real estate and site acquisition expertise to Harmoni. Majors guides strategy and execution of Harmoni Towers’ site acquisition and site development program and has integrated Harmoni Towers’ successful ground lease program into Harmoni’s overall strategic mission.
Prior to joining Harmoni, Majors led a regulatory real estate division at Verizon Wireless. Majors began her career in the wireless industry in 1998 as a real estate professional and was instrumental in providing lead diligence support for a $5 billion prepaid lease and sale of wireless towers from Verizon to American Tower. Majors is a member of the Women’s Wireless Leadership Forum (“WWLF”) and actively involved in the Wireless Infrastructure Association. Majors received a political science degree from Randolph-Macon Woman’s College in Lynchburg, Virginia.
John “Sonny” Peterman
SENIOR VP, U.S. SALES
Sonny Peterman joined Harmoni in March of 2017 as Vice President, U.S. Sales for Harmoni Towers. Peterman brings over 30 years of wireless sales, marketing, and distribution experience to Harmoni and has been instrumental in building a success-based program within Harmoni Towers. Prior to joining Harmoni, Peterman led sales and business development efforts for companies such as 360 Communications (formerly Sprint Cellular), American Tower Corporation, IPCS Wireless, and FDH Velocitel.
Peterman is active in the wireless industry as a member of the Wireless Infrastructure Association. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Bowling Green State University in Ohio.
VICE PRESIDENT OF SITE DEVELOPMENT
Brian Baker is Vice President of Site Development for Harmoni Towers. Baker is responsible for Harmoni Towers’ wireless infrastructure development, construction, and equipment installation. Baker has more than twenty-five years of experience in the telecommunications industry-leading programs of 1,000 – 5,000+ sites with Velex, Mastec, and Ericsson. He held key roles focusing on the entire lifecycle of site development, including the planning, construction, implementation, and equipment installation and optimization. Baker led a program consisting of more than 4,000 sites and a $350 million budget which earned him a wealth of knowledge and the ability to successfully deploy large-scale wireless networks.
Baker is a graduate of the University of Phoenix and is an active member of the National Honors Society of Leadership and Success.
VICE PRESIDENT & CORPORATE CONTROLLER
Stacy Yavello is the Vice President and Corporate Controller for Harmoni Towers. Stacy has over 20 years of finance and accounting experience across multiple industries and disciplines including controllership, public accounting, SEC reporting, shared services and financial planning and analysis. Prior to joining Harmoni Towers, she served for five years as the Vice-President and Corporate Controller of Eco-Site, a builder and operator of wireless infrastructure solutions.
Stacy holds a Bachelor of Arts in Accounting from Western Michigan University.
VP OF SALES
Jenine Renaud is joining Harmoni Towers as the VP of Sales. Her focus will be on increasing interest in new build towers, working with the team to secure new lease agreements and increasing colocations on existing towers within the Harmoni portfolio. Jenine will also be an integral part of promoting Harmoni’s brand within the tier one carriers and other non-traditional tenants. Jenine has worked within the wireless/telecom industry for 17+ years. Prior to joining Harmoni Jenine was the National Director of Colocation, overseeing 15,000+ sites for program operations and portfolio marketing. Jenine holds an MBA from Fontbonne University and a BS in Business, Management and Marketing from the University of Central Missouri.