MarkRitchieMark Ritchie, President

Mark Ritchie is President of Advantel Networks. He has served and continues as the company’s Vice President, Federal Programs. He has 23 years of leadership experience in the Federal IT marketplace. He was also founder and President of Prime Business Systems, an Avaya Business Partner, which Advantel acquired in 2009. He has systematically established Advantel as a leader in the Federal IT Solutions landscape.


JoeTwohyJoe Twohy, Chief Strategy Officer

Joe Twohy is the Chief Strategy Officer at Advantel Networks. He most recently served as the company’s Chief Operations Officer. He has vast experience in strategic development and has been a driving force in positioning Advantel as a leader in the industry. Having been with the company since 1998, Joe has a deep understanding of the company’s core values and brings over 25 years of experience in management, data and voice engineering.


NelsonMartinezNelson Martinez, Chief Operating Officer

Nelson Martinez is Chief Operating Officer of Advantel Networks. Nelson is a results-driven, hands-on Strategic Business Management Executive, with over 25 years expertise in coordinating targeted business strategy and operational excellence, with a focus on the improvement and growth for each of the company’s divisions in accordance with the overall corporate strategy. Nelson’s extensive background in operations and program management excellence for technology companies has forged environments of exceptionally strong customer loyalty.


SteveTracySteve Tracy, Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing

Steve Tracy is a Silicon Valley veteran and native. Steve began his career with ROLM Corporation, a leader in Telecommunications technologies and pioneer of employee retention programs. Since those early days in the Silicon Valley, Mr. Tracy has held Sales and Executive positions with ASPECT Communications, OcTel Communications, Lucent Technologies, NICE Systems, Inter-Tel Technologies, Shared Technologies, and Arrow Electronics before joining Advantel Networks in 2012.