Essential Network Services

Creating and Supporting a Professional Infrastructure

 

Key Personnel

Jason King – President/Owner

Mr. King has 20+ years of experience in the structure cabling industry where he has worked as a technician, Project Foreman, Project Manager, estimator, and designer.  Mr. King has been with Essential Network Services since 2008 and has since taken the role as President/Owner.  Mr. King is “hands on” in all aspects of the business from sales, to design, to project implementation in a quest to keep in touch with our clients vital needs. Mr. King has been responsible for the ongoing management and support of several accounts as well as continuing to seek out and develop relationships with new customers. While his day to day responsibilities are primarily related to sales and marketing functions, he is also an integral part of the Essential Network Services team when it comes to the “Design/Build” phase of a project.  Mr. King’s favorite saying is “Quality is remembered long after the price is forgotten.” When it comes to the quality of work Essential Network Services provides.

Steve Benefield, RCDD – Design/Estimation

Mr. Benefield has 20+ years’ experience in the structure cabling industry where he has worked as a technician, Project Foreman, Project Manager, estimator, and designer. Mr. Benefield received a degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Texas at Arlington and holds the BICSI (Building Industry Consulting Service International) RCDD (Registered Communications Distribution Designer) status. Today, Mr. Benefield enjoys assisting Essential Network Service’s clients with design solutions for their technology requirements.

Tommy Cornelius – VP of Operations

Mr. Cornelius has 11+ years’ experience in the structure cabling and sound masking industry where he has worked as a technician, Project Foreman, estimator, and Senior Project Manager. Today, Mr. Cornelius enjoys facilitating project deployment and developing relationships within the industry as well as the company’s newest customers.

Terry McGillivray, RCDD

Mr. McGillivray has 30+ years experience in the structured cabling industry where he has worked as a Technician, Project Foreman, Project Manager, Estimator, Designer and Business Owner. Mr. McGillivray holds an RCDD (Registered Communications Distribution Designer) designer status with BICSI (Building Industry Consulting Service International). Today, Mr. McGillivray enjoys assisting Essential Network Services’ clients with Sales, design and project management solutions for their low voltage systems including IP security.

Mike Dillard – Project Manager

Mr. Dillard has 8+ years experience in the structure cabling industry where he has worked as a Warehouse Manager, Estimator, and Project Manager. Today, Mr. Dillard enjoys assisting Essential Network Service’s with facilitating project deployment and material procurement.

Nick Stinson – Executive Account Manager

Mr. Stinson has been with Essential Network Services since 2018. Since joining the company, he has been responsible for the ongoing management and support of several accounts as well as continuing to seek out and develop relationships with new customers. While his day to day responsibilities are primarily related to sales and marketing functions, he is also an integral part of the Essential Network Services team when it comes to the “Design/Build” phase of a project.