Meet The Team
Our management team serves as the core of our expansive team of wireless infrastructure contractors, planners and professionals. They plan and lead our highly qualified technicians through every build and project.
Our Management Team
Rob Osborne, President and Managing Partner
Mr. Osborne, has over 30 years progressive experience in the Wireless Telecommunications Industry and General Contracting.
During his tenure, Robert has worked as a Tower Rigger/ Aerial Technician and climbed the corporate ladder and holds the position of President at Bearing Tel.
As our Firm’s founding partner, Robert has overseen all corporate finances, operations, and general management. He provides oversight on key business matters and corporate strategy.
Rob is a Microwave Transmission expert and Six Sigma Green Belt.
Jeffrey Thomas, Vice President Operations and Managing Partner
Mr. Thomas has over 15 years progressive experience in Wireless Telecommunications and Tower Rigging.
Jeffrey is an effective communicator who manages Bearing’s overall Field Staff and is responsible for Staff’s assignment to all Projects.
Jeff is an original founding partner in the Firm, with extensive experience in New Site Build, Network Augmentation, Swap and Technology Overlay projects he is critical to Bearing Tel’s overall job planning and work execution.
Erin Ramsay, Vice President Sales & Marketing and Managing Partner
Mr. Ramsay has over 25 years of progressive experience in Communications industry. Erin has worked as a Drafts Person & Designer, Surveyor & Project Coordinator, Project Manger, Director of Projects & Sales, VP Operations and General Manager.
After Joining the Firm in April of 2019, Erin became a ‘Building’ Partner in January 2022.
In his Current Role as Vice President of Sales & Marketing, He is responsible for the overall areas of; Marketing, Sales & Estimating, Program Management including Bearing’s overall Business Development and Growth Strategy.
Erin attended Sheridan College, Architectural Technology Program.
Tanya Osborne, Financial Controller
Mrs. Osborne is a Financial Management Professional who oversees all of the Firms Accounting and Administrative matters, including Banking and Investments, Legal, Accounting, Human Resources, Insurances, Budget and Strategic planning.
Tanya holds a diploma from Durham College in Legal Administration and Bookkeeping.
Ashley Thomas, Senior Project Manager
Mrs. Thomas has a successful proven track record in Project Execution and Management of on time deliverables within Budget, while ensuring Quality and overall Stakeholder Success.
Ashley holds a Master’s Certificate in Project Management from Durham College.
Michael Patterson, Service Manager
Mr. Patterson is a retired member of Canadian Armed Forces. Michael is a trained specialist in Emergency Response and a Leader who Organizes Teams and Resources in order to resolve complex problems both simultaneously and consistently.
He is an expert in the areas of Wildlife Management, Service Level Agreements and Physical Layer Network Troubleshooting & Repairs.