Irvine, California: July 12, 2013 Velocitel, Inc. (Velocitel), a leading national wireless network services company, today announced the acquisition of certain assets of Doty Moore Tower Services, LLC (DMTS) and the hire of Don Doty and Patrick Moore, founders of DMTS, each joining the Velocitel team as Vice President of Operations. Don and Pat helped pioneer the construction, installation and maintenance of tall towers for the last 38 years. While actively engaged with National Association of Tower Erectors (NATE) since its founding, they helped establish many of the safety protocols and standards in use today.
“The transaction with DMTS will help strengthen Velocitel’s service offering, allowing us to better serve our wireless customers,” according to James Estes, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Velocitel. “Adding Don and Pat and the DMTS team to the Velocitel family jump starts our initiative to self-perform line and antenna activity on behalf of our customers and will allow us to continue to grow and expand our customer base.”
“Carefully executed growth built on a foundation of ‘safety first’ will be the cornerstone of our efforts to expand the field service footprint of Velocitel,” added Pat Moore. Don Doty affirmed: “Velocitel has built its business based on Safety being paramount. We look forward to the opportunity to help Velocitel excel in wireless field service.”