Dean Flora is the president and one of the founders of PRG. In his leadership role, he provides strategic and operational oversight to PRG's management team, with whom he supports and challenges to find, establish, and expand new lines of business across its national footprint. Throughout his career, Dean has overseen projects focused toward increasing efficiency and effectiveness of field quality control activities, risk and trend based sampling of workmanship, cost effectiveness, and more recently, developing new service offerings based on market needs of PRG's clients. Dean holds a civil engineering degree (BSCE) from the University of Missouri and a master’s degree (MBA) from the University of Denver. Dean also is a registered professional engineer (PE) in several states.
Bryan has nearly 20 years in the communications industry working in broadband, cable television, and wireless phone, the last decade of which have been at PRG. He currently oversees all construction and outside plant operations for PRG. Bryan brings experience and perspective from working with many of the major service providers across the country. He also spent three years in the international audit group of MediaOne working and managing engagements around the world. He currently lives in New York City and has a BS BA majoring in accounting and finance from Colorado State University in Fort Collins.
Troy possesses over a dozen years of communications experience in both satellite and cable television. Working in the Outside Plant Damage industry, Troy handles all aspects of the business from recovery and investigation to operations, program management and business development. Prior to joining PRG, Troy spent more than five years with EchoStar Satellite, LLC in Denver, Colorado where he worked in operations as a commercial key accounts manager for their national MDU program. In addition to his cable and satellite experience, he also has an extensive background in public and media relations. Troy holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Technical Journalism from Colorado State University in Fort Collins.
Steve has 20+ years of experience in leading Human Resources for global high technology companies. His philosophy is simple and straight forward: “To provide exceptional service to our customers, we must first strive to serve our employees with unexpected value”. Within his HR leadership role, his primary focus is employee development, engagement and company culture. Steve spent 16 years with a global medical device manufacturer leading all HR and IT functions over several sites and in two countries. His education includes Regis University, The Center of Creative Leadership and Gazelles Executive Training. Steve also served as the Chairman of the El Paso County Workforce Investment Board, Co-Chair of the Colorado Springs Economic Development Sector Group, a representative for manufacturing in Washington DC and a noted public speaker.
Kyle is the head of Finance and Accounting for PRG. Prior to joining the company, he rotated through corporate finance roles at AT&T, DIRECTV, Qwest, and Progress Energy. In these roles, he gained expertise in operations support, investor relations, treasury, financial planning and analysis, business analysis, and product profitability. Between undergraduate and graduate studies, Kyle managed environmental litigation at Travelers Insurance Co. He completed his Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Economics, cum laude, at the University of Colorado and a Master of Business Administration (MBA) with a Finance concentration at Wake Forest University. He is also a Certified Management Accountant (CMA). Kyle serves on the boards of Love, Light, and Melody, a non-profit organization focused on shining light on vulnerable children and issues they face, and the University of Colorado Alumni Board of Advisors.
Doug has over 25 years of experience in the cable and telecommunications industry where he has worked with all aspects of the business including installation, service, and construction. Most recently, he spent the last six years of his career managing multiple construction projects throughout the Southeast region encompassing the Carolinas, Florida, Georgia, and Tennessee for PRG’s Construction Project Management division. Prior to joining PRG, Doug spent almost fifteen years in construction management in the Washington, D.C. area where he worked on large-scale system upgrades, fiber reinforcement projects, cell tower backhaul, and MDU construction. Utilizing his expertise in telecommunications, Doug has cultivated extensive relationships with service providers throughout the industry. His technical background and experience make him a subject matter expert and accredited leader within the industry. He is also a member of the Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers.
Steve has over thirteen years of communications experience working in CATV, fiber optic and satellite systems. He joined PRG in 2012 and has since spent his time managing large scale projects with a focus on program management and process improvement. He began his PRG career managing system upgrades and network expansion projects in the northeast and currently oversees fiber deployment projects nationwide. Prior to PRG, Steve owned and operated a communications construction and engineering company specializing in MDU turnkey projects for many industry leaders. He also spent four years with DirecTV as an operations manager overseeing tech ops, customer service, quality control, and materials management. Additionally, he spent some time as a subcontractor for Comcast Cable working on outside plant construction and customer installations.
Keely joined PRG in 2017 following eight years with AT&T and DIRECTV. There, as Director of Training & Communications, she was responsible for strategy and execution to a nationwide workforce of over 40,000 field technicians, including during the 3-year acquisition and integration period following AT&T’s purchase of DIRECTV. Prior to that, throughout her career she gained broad operational experience in a variety of leadership roles in project management, customer care, sales operations and marketing/communications with GE, Avnet Technology Solutions, On Command Corp. and DISH Network. A native New Yorker, Keely is a 1997 graduate of Maryland’s Salisbury State University, and has called Colorado home for over 20 years.
Lou has been working in Network Operations, Deployment, Construction, Sales Support and Business Development for 25 years. In the mid-90’s he lead the design and buildout of one of the first privately-owned, national ISP backbones for IDT Corp. As VP of Operations at OnSite Access, a CLEC, he was responsible for teams that deployed infrastructure and services to 22 markets, wiring over 350 million square feet of commercial office space in less than four years. As Vice President of Global Service Delivery at Deutsche Telekom, his team had responsibility for service delivery to Europe and Asia. Lou owned and operated a construction company for eight years before accepting the position of Director of Construction Project Management for the Northeastern United States at Project Resources Group where he currently leads a great team serving the largest northeast providers in all aspects of network construction management and service delivery.