Executive Committee

Tom Marciano, President

Mr. Marciano has over 30 years executive management and hands-on experience in the wireless/telecommunications and real estate/construction industries. From 1989-1993 Mr. Marciano held various management positions with NYNEX Mobile (now Verizon Wireless) and Comcast Cellular (now AT&T). He was recipient of the NYNEX Chairman’s Award for Outstanding Achievement in Cell Site Development (1990). Mr. Marciano founded and operated a nationwide site acquisition/project management firm from 1993 – 1999. This firm was sold to a nationwide engineering firm. [read more=”Read more” less=”Read less”]He then became a senior consultant to Sirius Satellite Radio to manage deployment of its nationwide terrestrial repeater network (1999 – 2001). In 2001, Mr. Marciano co-founded a nationwide in-building wireless development company which successfully raised $5m in funding and was eventually bought by a nationwide wireless aggregator. From 2003 to 2007 he served as a senior consultant to Richard Connor Riley and Associates; performing business development, management of senior staff and client management for this nationwide law firm specializing in telecommunications real estate services. In 2008, Mr. Marciano joined Red Wing Enterprises and served as its President through 2015. He remains an owner and board member of Red Wing Enterprises. He is also currently serving as a management and business development consultant to the wireless industry. He holds a Bachelors Degree in Business Management from the State University of New York at Fredonia and has completed graduate studies at Pace University and NYU.[/read]


Adrian Berezowsky, Vice President – Events

Adrian is President at IVI Telecom Services, Inc., a nationwide environmental consulting firm specializing in telecommunications infrastructure development. IVI is affiliated with the IVI Companies which together provide all manner of real estate consulting services. Adrian attended The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science & Art (Bachelor of Architecture) and Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law (Juris Doctor) and has been working at IVI since shortly after finishing his education. [read more=”Read more” less=”Read less”]Adrian specializes in regulatory and compliance issues relating to Phase I Environmental Site Assessments, National Environmental Policy Act compliance, historic preservation, wetlands, floodplain, endangered species and other related environmental issues. He is active in various state wireless associations as well as in his community and enjoys working with like minded people on resolving important environmental and regulatory issues.[/read]


Lucia Chiocchio, Vice President – Strategic Partnerships

Lucia is a Partner and Vice Chair of Cuddy & Feder’s Telecommunications Practice group She concentrates her practice in zoning and energy law, with an emphasis on telecommunications. Her background in environmental engineering allows her to integrate technical experience into her representation of landowners, developers and the telecommunications industry. [read more=”Read more” less=”Read less”]Prior to becoming an attorney, Lucia had a successful engineering career where she served as project management for several utility clients. The various projects she administered included energy efficiency rebates programs, water/wastewater treatment facility operations and management and telecommunications design.
Lucia received her Master’s Degree in Environmental Engineering from Manhattan College and her Juris Doctorate from Pace University School of Law.[/read]


Robert D. Gaudioso, Vice President – Advocacy

Robert D. Gaudioso is a partner with the law firm Snyder & Snyder, LLP. Robert graduated summa cum laude from Stony Brook University in 1990, cum laude from Pace University School Law School (J.D. 1993) and obtained a Masters of Laws (LLM) in Environmental Law from Pace University School of Law in 1994. He is admitted to practice in New York, and in the United States District Courts for the Southern, Northern and Eastern Districts of New York. [read more=”Read more” less=”Read less”] Robert has personally appeared before numerous land use boards in New York City, Westchester, Rockland, Putnam, Dutchess, Ulster, Nassau and Suffolk Counties. He has litigated various wireless cases in Federal District Courts in New York, California, Massachusetts, Arizona and New Hampshire. Robert is the Co-Chair of NYSWA’s Regulatory Committee, has been published in leading wireless communications industry journals, and is a frequent lecturer to the wireless industry speaking on the topic of wireless communications, including Public Safety Radio, NYCWIN, FirstNet, 5G, Drones and the Internet of Things (“IoT”). Robert D. Gaudioso was named to the New York Metro Super Lawyers list for 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016.[/read]


Patrick Ford, Treasurer

Patrick Ford is a member of Ford Law Firm LLP and chair of the Firm’s Corporate and Real Estate Departments. Patrick’s practice focuses on the representation of telecommunications clients in all areas of their corporate and commercial interests. Since starting his career in the legal department of Bell Atlantic NYNEX Mobile (now Verizon Wireless), he has counseled telecommunications clients on all facets of network growth, including leasing issues, zoning matters, and mergers and acquisitions.[read more=”Read more” less=”Read less”]Patrick has lectured on telecommunications leasing matters and is admitted to practice in the state courts of New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania as well as the United States District Courts for the Southern District of New York and the District of New Jersey.[/read]


Paul Fettuccia, Secretary

Over a 30-year career, Paul Fettuccia has risen through the ranks: from Time Warner Cable Field Technician to Intermedia Communications Engineering Manager to President and General Manager of Advanced Network Services (ANS). Since taking over as President and GM in 2013, Paul has led an aggressive expansion of the company’s services and footprint and has made ANS a fast-growing provider in the important Distributed Antenna Systems (DAS) market segment.
Prior to his current role, Paul was appointed Vice President and General Manager in 2002 wherein he spearheaded the company’s expansion into Tower Services and Power Services. Paul joined ANS in 1999 as Director of Engineering, while also serving as the principle Sales Engineer.[read more=”Read more” less=”Read less”]His earlier career included extended tenures as Engineering Manager for Intermedia (now part of Verizon) and Senior Technical Positions at Time Warner Cable where he worked on the original beta test of TWC’s RoadRunner service.
Paul received his Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering from the Watson School of Engineering at Binghamton University and his Master’s Degree in Telecommunications Network Management from Syracuse University. [/read]