Chris was a Vice President at Icom America, Inc., in charge of Government and Industry Affairs, Federal Government Sales and Icom’s consumer divisions. During his 25 years with the company, he was responsible for Icom’s P25 product coordination and product management, working with the Engineering Department as a team member and liaison with the DHS Compliance Assessment Program and TIA TR8 Engineering Committees.
Chris was also active in the Land Mobile industry serving in leadership positions with a number of organizations:
Chris met regularly with various members of the Public Safety & Homeland Security and Wireless Telecommunications Bureaus of the FCC as an advocate for TIA, LMCC, EWA and the LMR industry on issues and proposed rule changes. Chris has provided industry leadership and participation in several meaningful regulatory initiatives:
Icom America Experience -
Chris created and led a Technical Sales Team to develop and deliver specific “mission critical and interoperable” products and services for Federal, State, and Local Government agencies and Self Maintained Commercial Enterprises. He started Icom America Systems as an enterprise within the Land Mobile Division in 2003. It has achieved steady growth each year by expanding offerings of systems products, total system design, implementation and field services. IAS provides “turn-key” RF systems solutions for Icom dealers, government and commercial enterprises. Chris also held positions of Land Mobile Division Manager, Amateur Division Manager, Government and Systems Manager and Operations manager at Icom America, Inc. He provided leadership for continuous increases in sales and market share.
Chris resides with his wife in Napa, California enjoying all the activities offered in the bay area.