Telecommunication Engineering Wireless Experts
Telecommunication Engineering Wireless Experts
V-COMM is an industry-leading provider of integrated radio frequency and network engineering. We deliver the needed expertise and cost-effective wireless and cellular solutions to governmental agencies, healthcare, education and enterprise clients, wireless operators and more. We also provide design and design/build services for in-building, in-tunnel and other wireless telecommunications networks. We’re DAS integrators, public safety experts and trusted, certified industry leaders in telecommunications engineering.
V-COMM is a telecommunications engineering consultant firm founded in 1995 and has been in operation for 25 years. After leaving their high-profile jobs at one of the largest telecommunications conglomerates in the nation, President Dominic Villecco and Vice President David Stern founded the company together with a mission to deliver superior-quality radio frequency and network design and testing services to clients in the commercial wireless, public safety and enterprise sectors.
Today, V-COMM has more than 30 employees between two offices in New Jersey and Pennsylvania. V-COMM has served almost 80 percent of the counties in the State of New Jersey alone in building and enhancing state-of-the-art public safety radio communications systems for first responders. Over the years, V-COMM has worked with all four major US wireless carriers and has worked with clients nation-wide, from 3G to 5G and beyond. V-COMM has expanded its client list to include multiple major transportation authorities, universities, real estate groups and health care groups across the nation.
We take great pride in our work and our mission is simple: Engineering Networks for High PerformanceSM
Meet Our Leaders
Dominic Villecco, President & Founder
Dominic is a pioneer in wireless telecommunications engineering, with 39 years of executive- and management-level experience. Under his leadership, V- COMM has grown from a start-up venture in 1995 to the highly respected, full-service firm it is today. Prior to founding V-COMM, Dominic served as the Vice President of Engineering and Operations at Comcast Cellular Communications for almost a decade and Director of Engineering at AMCELL Corporation. Dominic is the Vice President of the New Jersey Wireless Association (NJWA), a non-profit organization focused on educating the State of New Jersey about important wireless industry topics and supporting local and state-wide charities. Dominic is the former Vice Chair of Drexel University’s Electrical and Computer Engineering Advisory Council and former Technical Chair of the FCC Regional Planning Committee 28. In 2011, he was awarded the NG911 Awareness Award from the NG911 Institute for his efforts in bringing awareness to New Jersey’s 911 fee diversion issues.
In 2001, Dominic was awarded the Distinguished Alumni Award from Drexel University for his continued success in the field of telecommunications engineering. Dominic is a nationally-recognized expert in wireless systems, design, implementation and operation for the FCC and the industry as a whole. In the past five years, he has spoken on more than twenty panels and quoted on television news segments and newspaper/magazine articles as a certified wireless expert. He is also a recognized expert witness for wireless cases in civil and criminal courts, and before zoning boards in New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Delaware and Michigan.
David Stern, Vice President & Co-Founder
David is a 37-year veteran and leader in the telecommunications industry and an expert in all wireless transmission formats and technologies. As
V- COMM’s co-founder, he was a key driver in launching the first Personal Communications Service (PCS) network in New York City – also referred to as digital cellular; the foundation for today’s mobile phone networks.David lead the launch of the first Project 25 (P25) Phase 2 public safety radio network in New Jersey; today’s standards for first responder and dispatch communications systems. Prior to co-founding V-COMM, David served as the Director of Engineering for Comcast Cellular Communications for almost a decade and Program Manager at Motorola Solutions, Inc. At Motorola, David designed the initial cellular networks in Philadelphia and the southeastern United States. He currently sits on the FCC Regional Planning Committees for Regions 8, 19, 20, 28 and 30, providing guidance for frequency planning, 700 MHz and 800 MHz usage and coordination issues.
Donald Coover, Vice President
Don is a 40-year veteran of the telecommunications industry. As Vice President of V-COMM, he manages network engineering projects, overseeing system design and implementation for commercial and private Distributed Antenna Systems (DAS) in buildings and tunnels, transportation networks, public safety networks and dispatch centers. Prior to V-COMM, Don served as a Senior Engineer at Comcast Cellular Communications for half a decade and Manager of the Network Management Center at Metromedia-ITT. Don is a member of the Association of Public Safety Officials-International (APCO), the world’s oldest and largest organization of public safety communications professionals. He holds a valid FCC General Radio-Telephone License.