Eric Mercer joined Transit Wireless in 2011 as the Director of Business Development and uses his industry knowledge, operational and legal expertise to successfully negotiate and execute agreements as well as managing and building relationships with wireless carriers. Mr. Mercer has secured long-term contracts with all four major wireless carriers to provide wireless service to the riders of the New York City subways.
Prior to joining Transit Wireless, Mr. Mercer was the Chief Operating Officer of Dianet Communications, where his responsibilities included developing relationships with major wireless service providers at both national and New York market levels, in addition to negotiating DAS master and site specific agreements. Mr. Mercer also worked at Bechtel Telecommunications, managing leasing, zoning and constructing of wireless sites in the New York and New Jersey markets.
Mr. Mercer has earned his Bachelor of Arts in History from Emory University and a Juris Doctorate from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law.