Bob Wallentine was one of the first employees to be hired on at KsFiberNet, joining the team in 2010. He has more than 36 years of telecommunications experience and is currently KsFiberNet’s Vice President of Network Planning and Development.
In his career with KsFiberNet, Wallentine has been responsible for the deployment of the 4,000+ mile network, outside plant construction, business continuity planning, and more.
Prior to KsFiberNet, Wallentine worked as a CATV technician for Multimedia Cablevision where he was a key contributor in the deployment of Multimedia’s initial fiber optic network in Wichita, Ks. Due to his expertise of the Wichita fiber network, he was offered a position with Multimedia/Hyperion Telecommunications, now Level 3 Communications, where he built a successful multi-functional engineering/operational team, maintained an optical network of 588 route miles, and proposed an integration solution that reduced leased transport expenses by $32 million over a 20-year period.
In his spare time Wallentine enjoys spending time with family, golf, and other outdoor activities.