The Branch Communications team has more than 20 years experience in the wireless telecommunications industry. Our management team provides end to end experience from Site Acquisition through Site Construction and Completion.
Our goal is to be a trusted industry and project partner and not just another vendor. We want to change the way you think abut the industry and choosing a project partner.
Core Values & Beliefs
COMMUNITY – We’re in business to serve others.
REAL RELATIONSHIPS – Our customers are real people that we know deeply and serve passionately.
VERSATILE – “We can’t” isn’t in our vocabulary.
COMPETITIVE SPIRIT – We win because we’re focused and determined.
STEWARDSHIP – We all take responsibility for our success.
Prior to joining the Branch team, he held key customer service, construction, and technical rolls within the Pioneer organization. Including Wireless Operations manager, RF design/performance manager, Construction manager, and new product development. Prior roles and responsibilities include planning, budgeting management, backhaul design, switching experience, construction, maintenance, and operations management.
Jared’s background consists of 20 years of aggressive network deployment programs at T-Mobile USA. Jared participated in numerous network deployments during the initial years of his career (Houston, New Orleans, Virginia Beach and Little Rock). As technology changed, so did the scope and management of technology deployments (UMTS, HSPA and LTE) within T-Mobile while partnering with key OEMs (Nokia & Ericsson). During his 16 years at T-Mobile Jared held many market and regional positions. He spent the last 8 years of his career at T-Mobile as the Regional Development Director for the South Region. In this role, he was responsible all budgetary and program deployments across 13 markets and served as a conduit between the local market teams and T-Mobile Headquarters.
Branch also formed CRB Companies, LLC in 2006 as a site acquisition services company and has grown the Services offerings in to included end-to-end management of all entitlement, construction and integration services.
In addition to his accomplishments with Branch Communications, he was a founding member and current Board member of the Arkansas-Oklahoma Wireless association in 2006. Since inception, the organization has seen membership increase exponentially, and has raised $500,000 to support various philanthropic endeavors.
Mr. Branch has numerous activities that he shares with his eight children and wife of 27 years, Rachael. Those activities include golfing, fishing and the love of high school athletics. Mr. Branch recently retired from coaching high school basketball at Booker T Washington in Tulsa, OK. He was an assistant for three years, winning a State Championship in the highest classification (6A) in 2019. The Championship trophy is proudly displayed in his office!
Since retirement in coaching, Mr. Branch has turned to television broadcasting for a customer, Bravado Wireless. He has done both football and basketball games for Bravado and started a podcast focusing on High School sports in recent weeks! Needless to say, between business, family and High School sports, Mr. Branch stays busy!
After graduating from the University of Oklahoma (Boomer Sooner!) in 1993 with a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering, Jeff has spent the past twenty-five+ years working in a variety of industries and positions. Several years were spent working in consumer electronics manufacturing, both domestically and internationally, and the past fifteen years have been spent working in wireless telecommunications; including tower engineering, field services and construction management.
On a personal note, Jeff enjoys spending his free time with his wife and kids, watching college football and basketball, and dreaming of working on his old car!
Bergeron holds a bachelor’s degree in business and finance from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette.