March 21 - April 3, 2017

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Professional Profiles


Professional Profile: Chris Bellacose 2006


  • Title: Co-founder and chief marketing officer
  • Company: Rocket Broadband Networks, Inc.
  • Location: Buffalo, N.Y.
  • Birthplace: Buffalo, 1968

Family: Married to Julie, the girl of my dreams, and a Labrador named Sydney.
College: University of Buffalo
First job in real estate or allied field: Started computer consulting business at 19— pre-Internet when computer programmers were still uncool, and broke.
What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? Rocket installs high speed Internet, satellite/cable TV and digital phone services catering to the MDU market. Rocket has a unique value proposition where it leverages state of the art technologies and bundles them together in customized packages to create economic value for owners, managers and residents of MDUs. Rocket is excited about the future of these services and is poised to deliver tomorrow’s technologies as soon as they are available.
Keys to success: Think big, be persistent and don’t ever give up.