ADB Announces Chief Operating Officer
Pacific, Missouri – On January 23rd, 2023, industry leading turnkey utility infrastructure solutions provider, ADB Companies announced the official appointment of Stacey Thompson as its Chief Operating Officer.
Stacey comes to ADB from AT&T, where she most recently led the AT&T Access Construction & Engineering organization, responsible for building and maintaining one of the largest fiber and mobility access network in the country. Stacey has more than twenty-five years’ experience in wireline and wireless networks, as well as technology operations. She is a leader in national cross-functional operations. Stacey graduated from the University of North Carolina at Asheville with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and has an MBA from Saint Louis University. In her role at ADB, Stacey will be responsible for planning, implementing, managing, and overseeing all day-to-day field operations and will work closely with our teams to implement the strategic vision and values of ADB. Stacey will report directly to ADB’s President & CEO, Chad Johnson.
“ADB has successfully driven exponential growth over the last several years and we see no sign of slowing down,” commented Johnson. “Adding Stacey to our talented executive team was critical in taking our business to the next level. Her proven ability to drive incredible results, while maintaining a clear focus on the safety and well-being of her teams makes her a perfect fit for our culture. Stacey’s energy and talent raises the performance of everyone around her and we’re excited for the next chapter in ADB’s success.”
Stacey is a well-regarded business leader who was featured in ISE magazine as one of the Top Women in Telecom – Blazing Trails for Diversity in STEM. She has been a mentor for both Teach for America and Women of AT&T. Stacey has a passion for identifying and partnering with talented individuals and finding growth opportunities for future leaders.
“It is an exciting time to join the ADB team. They have a proven record of delivering turnkey infrastructure solutions. ADB’s customer centric focus and people-oriented culture are key factors in their consistent success. I am looking forward to being part of the growth and opportunities that lie ahead”, said Thompson.
About ADB Companies
ADB Companies is a nationwide utility infrastructure solutions provider. Services offered by ADB include Utility Engineering, Power & Construction, Hydro excavation, Boring, Trenching, Plowing, Aerial, Wireless, A&E Design, Splicing, & Structured Cabling providing installation of electric and fiber optic cable for the telecom, electric, broadband, water, sewer, and government industries We are a customer-centric partner providing innovative solutions. The safety, well-being and career growth of our team members are the benchmarks of our success.