Eric Thompson


Eric brings with him a portfolio of extensive experience and accomplishments in Outside Plant (OSP) fiberoptic design and engineering. Following a three-year engagement with AT&T, Eric worked in cable and telecom roles with large and mid-sized engineering firms, always focused on OSP assignments. Over the past several years, he transitioned from engineering and design of OSP contracts to management in operational and sales roles, with a focus on developing new business opportunities.

His role as Director, Business Development includes helping the OSP Telecom division implement a suite of process improvements and client-service efficiencies. In addition, Eric will help support moving a client's project from vision to execution across a broad range of design, engineering and consulting services, while ensuring every client, existing or new, has a comprehensive view of all the services WT Group can deliver.

University of Illinois

Landscape Architecture

Eric is a published author of a novel titled “Letters to Kennedy,” available through Amazon.

General OSP Production & Business Building

Experienced Business Developer & Client Relations Manager