William J. Delgado was recently named GDSI’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. During the period August, 2004 through August, 2013, Bill served as Director, President, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Financial Officer. Effective August 12, 2013, he assumed the position of Executive Vice President, specializing in business development.
Bill has over 33 years of management experience including strategic planning, feasibility studies, economic analysis, design engineering, network planning, construction and maintenance. He began his career with Pacific Telephone in the Outside Plant Construction Division. He moved to the network engineering group and concluded his career at Pacific Bell as the Chief Budget Analyst for the Northern California region.
Mr. Delgado founded All Star Telecom in late 1991, specializing in OSP construction and engineering and systems cabling. All Star Telecom was sold to International FiberCom in April of 1999. After leaving International FiberCom in 2002, Mr. Delgado became President/CEO of Pacific Comtel in San Diego, California. After GDSI acquired Pacific Comtel in 2004, Mr. Delgado became President, CEO, CFO and a Director of the Company.
Mr. Delgado holds a BS degree with honors in Applied Economics from the University of San Francisco and Graduate studies in Telecommunications Management at Southern Methodist University.