Ralph has spent the majority of his business career in Sales and Sales Management. He has worked for at least six startups, spin-offs or venture capital technology companies. His background includes working with some of first word processors, personal computers, interactive voice processing and video conferencing systems. He has also worked for some of the country’s largest Fortune 500 Companies including 3M Business Products Sales Inc., Exxon office Systems, and AT&T.
Currently he is the Business Development Manager for Sunesys in the state of Georgia. Sunesys is a private fiber optic infrastructure company that builds, operates, maintains and owns fiber optic networks in Atlanta and 31 states across the country. Sunesys was recently acquired by Crown Castle, Inc. a Fortune 500 company that is the largest owner operator of cell towers and small cell deployments for the carrier industry.
For the past twelve years, he has worked for Charter Business (the cable company) and Sunesys, providing K-12 School Systems, health care and enterprise companies with dedicated private fiber Wide Area Networks and unshared high speed Internet Services.
After serving in the US Marines and Viet Nam, he entered college and attained a Bachler of Science Degree in Aviation, with a minor in Business from Southeastern Oklahoma State University. He is married with three children and two grandchildren.