ALLEN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MD7, the mobile infrastructure consultancy that is helping operators build a more connected world, announces Scott Belie as Chief Technology Officer. Belie brings 25 years of expertise to MD7, most recently serving 13 years as director of software engineering for Jack Henry & Associates Inc., and before that as the president of Order One Software. Belie brings experience from the industries of finance, health care, security and software development tools.
“At MD7 we use innovative technology, the power of data, and efficient solutions to help customers build and enhance their networks,” Michael Gianni, Chairman and CEO of MD7 says. “As our core business rests on driving efficiencies through data and machine learning, we provide our operator clients with insights and technology to build the networks of today and tomorrow. Our IT team, led by its CTO, plays a huge part in this. We have the utmost faith in Scott, his vision, and his ability to work in dynamic and fast-growing environments.”
Backed by nearly two decades of experience in telecommunications infrastructure and real assets, MD7 is preparing for double digit growth as wireless providers plan to implement 5G technology throughout the U.S. and Europe. According to S & P Market Intelligence 800,000 small cell sites will be needed by the wireless industry by 2026 - 200% growth from the cell sites that are in use in the U.S. today.
“Scott will be scaling our industry-leading LiveTrack® operations platform to further expand our efficiencies and insights for our customers’ global and ever-changing landscape,” MD7 President, International, Mark Christenson says. Before Belie’s hiring, Christenson served as CTO for MD7 while leading the company’s international operations.
“I couldn’t be more excited about the challenge,” Belie says. “I’m thrilled to be at MD7 and ready to put my leadership, software architect and data experience to work for a company with such a forward thinking business culture and mission!”
About MD7, LLC
Founded in 2003, MD7 has deep roots in mobile networks and has grown to provide comprehensive expertise to operators throughout the world. We understand mobile infrastructure is a valuable asset requiring disciplined management and investment in a rapidly advancing landscape. As the only dedicated global mobile infrastructure consultancy, we believe in extreme partnership and a personalized approach to every opportunity. Our team members, working in the service of operators, are driven by integrity, mutual respect, and commitment to deliver for our partners. For more information, visit: www.MD7.com.