John Foley is Vice President, Operations for the Safer Buildings Coalition. Safer Buildings’ primary mission is to ensure that First Responders (Fire, Law Enforcement and EMS) can use state-of-the-art voice and data communications to communicate with one another inside buildings as well as to and from their Command Centers outside buildings during an event. Safer Buildings also advocates for the public’s cellular service inside buildings to function at levels necessary for making critical calls.
John is also Partner and Co-Founder of technology consulting practice Priority RF. Priority RF is focused on developing wireless infrastructure.
John has held key business development, operations, engineering, and executive roles at companies such as Level 3 Communications, MFS, and MCI. John was a co-founder of XO Communications where he was VP of Operations and Engineering, and later VP of International Network Development. John led dark fiber provider City Signal Communications in the position of President and CEO. John most recently served as Capture Director for specialty construction firm Henkels and McCoy, a leading DAS Integrator.