Founded in 1993 by Eric Conger, Benton Technical Services has over 25 years of experience in the telecommunications industry. Our team of experts have a proven track record of delivering on-time and cost-effective solutions in every aspect of fiber, coax, aerial, underground, and FTTH construction and build. Our customers have included many of the nation's largest MSOs and our markets have encompassed urban metro projects, rural communities, and everything between.

Benton is proud to be the first contractor in the nation to complete a Connect America Fund Build! We are honored to be a part of the FCCs's initiative to expand broadband service to underserved areas across the country.


We are continually looking for new and innovative ways to improve our service line. We're excited to offer our highly regarded, and one-of-a-kind, cloud based performance software; giving our customers real-time access to key metrics of the job. 

Meet the Team:

Eric Conger
Eric Conger
President, Field Operations

As an owner-operated company, Eric takes a hands-on approach to our field operations. He personally oversees the ramp up of every project and routinely quality checks the work completed in the field. He can be called on to address any questions or concerns regarding field work and is committed to delivering best-on-class service to our customers.

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Jeremy Kintz
Director of Outside Plant

Jeremy has over 15 years of experience in the telecommunication industry, with 7 years specializing in Fiber Optic Infrastructure and networking. With his wealth of experience working on some of the nation's largest FTTH projects, he oversees our in-house crews and technicians. He is instrumental in the success of our projects, coordinating many moving parts, high volumes of crews, and workflow from issuance to completion. 

Sarah Phillips
Sarah Phillips
VP of Operations

Sarah diligently manages internal operations and her office is relied on by clients to collaborate with across every department of the company. She is responsible for customer relations, on and off boarding, management and workflow liaison, staff relocation, resource allocation, customer billing, damage complaint resolution, procurement and acquisitions, and human resources. 

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Josh Ciaramita
Director of Field Operations

Josh has over 20 years of experience in telecommunications, starting in the field at the age of 19. He has worked on a wide range of projects and environments including catastrophe
re-construction, multi-system plant subscriber builds rural areas, and large event WiFi network builds at motor speedways. With CATV system performance, FCC certifications, and 10 years of management experience, Josh plays a key supervisory role at Benton from construction to home installations.

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