BPI, INC has been family owned and operated by the Wells family since 1953
COREY LEGG - WIRELESS PROJECT MANAGER
Corey has over 15 years of wireless service experience. His entire career has been spent managing and installing wireless system projects. Corey is proficient at combining his extensive knowledge with the right combination of workers and equipment to maximize efficiency to complete projects and save our clients money.
TOM SMITHSON - WIRELINE PROJECT MANAGER
Tom has over 10 years of fiber optic installation/maintenance experience as a project manager. Tom began his career in the banking and financial market, and after a successful career took a position as project manager for a leading telecommunications company. He was responsible for estimating, bidding, product procurement, project scheduling, project management, and project closeouts. In 2012, Tom accepted his position with BPI and has been instrumental in the implementation of the wireline services we now offer to our clients.
BRENT WELLS - VICE PRESIDENT HR/EHS
Brent has over 25 years experience in the construction and wireless industries. Prior to joining BPI in 2010, he spent several years in the coal industry, managing field operations for Arch Mineral and Nally & Hamilton. He was also a project manager for Codell Construction, a large municipal construction company in Kentucky. After joining BPI, his focus was revising and streamlining the HR/EHS function to make BPI an industry leader by finding/retaining the best employees while simultaneously creating a culture of safety unrivaled. His commitment to our employees and their safety is reflected in our impeccable safety record, which our exclusive list of clients utilize extensively.
TERRY WELLS - CEO / CFO
Terry has over 45 years experience in the commercial, telecommunications, residential, and multi-family construction industries, with the past 19 years concentrated mainly in telecommunications. He has performed and managed over $500 million dollars worth of projects across the continental U.S. and Canada, with roles ranging from general contractor to construction manager and subcontractor. The expertise he offers is unsurpassed. He has developed and maintained an ongoing relationship with the nations largest telecommunication and tower companies for work ranging from cell site construction and maintenance, to operations facility construction. Having worked on such a wide variety of projects, Terry has one of the most unique and desired resumes in the industry.
DUSTIN LEGG - VICE PRESIDENT OF OPERATIONS
Dustin has over 14 years of wireless service experience. and has gained a tremendous background in all aspects of wireless systems. His work in the wireless industry has exposed him to CDMA networks, UMTS installations, RxAIT installations, microwave systems, Ericsson and Nortel GSM networks, LTE systems, and Small Cell systems. With over 350 new cell site installations, Dustin has the knowledge and experience necesssary to perform cell site audits, maintenance, new equipment installation, and new site installation. Dustin is also an Anritsu certified sweep technician. Dustin possesses a passion for the wireless industry and the technology that makes it work. He tirelessly researches the latest trends and technology to make sure BPI is in front of the curve and can provide our clients with his best effort.
CHRISTIAN WELLS - PRESIDENT
Christian spent the beginning of his career as a consulting engineer for HNTB Corp. working on heavy highway projects, water resource projects, and site development projects. He also worked as a project manager for a large commercial construction contractor in Charleston, WV managing projects ranging from churches, to healthcare facilities, to large excavation and development projects. He has over 20 years experience in the telecommunication and construction industries. His engineering background, combined with his telecommunication and construction experience provides a unique skill set that is advantageous to our clients. Christian will be responsible for the overall management of your projects. He'll work closely with crew leaders and vendors to ensure quality in every phase of construction.