Ted Turczyn joins ComNet

Danbury, CT. December 4, 2008, Communication Networks of Danbury, Connecticut, doing business as ComNet, a leading manufacturer of fiber optic transmission and networking equipment, has hired Theodore “Ted” Turczyn to fill a role in managing the company’s strategic partnerships. Ted will be responsible for establishing and managing the company’s relationships with the major distribution and National Account Partners. Making the companies extensive product line available through distribution and National Accounts is a function critical to the success of a new company. Ted will report directly to Steven Carrozzo, the ComNet Vice President of Sales. Ted most recently held position of Director of Distribution Sales at American Fibertek Inc. Ted has over 25 years of experience in the security market and his knowledge of the fiber optic and network communication fields is greatly respected.

In addition to recruiting strategic partners, Turczyn will be responsible for encouraging the recommendation of ComNet products at the local and regional national distribution offices throughout the country. Ted also has a great understanding of fiber optic technology and is a great instructor. He will be tasked with educating ComNet Distributors’ local and regional offices about the use of optical fiber and Ethernet transmission applications.

"Ted did a great job at his previous companies and his reputation and drive were important factors in his selection. This adds a great perspective on how our line of ComNet fiber optic and Ethernet products can be beneficial to their customers,” stated Steve Carrozzo, ComNet Vice President of Sales.

"It’s great to once again have challenges and work for a company poised for success and has the common goal of growing a business by offering a better solution," said Ted Turczyn on his new role.

"It’s very exciting to work for a company whose plan for success is based on cutting edge product development and a commitment to truly supporting the customer. I know that’s what is envisioned as the future of ComNet," continued Turczyn. ComNet has recently announced an extensive line of fiber optic video and data transmission equipment as well as a line of Ethernet Network equipment that is uniquely toughened to meet the needs of the Security and Intelligent Transportation System market.

Ted has been an industry veteran for many years. His was educated in Electronics from his time in the US Air Force and from many years of experience with companies serving the security industry. Ted will be based out of the regional ComNet office in Oxford, Michigan. He can be contacted through that office at 248-628-2697 or via e-mail at