Communications Electronics

Since 1976, Communications Electronics (CE) has been the Mid Atlantic’s single source for mission critical wireless communications. With over 120 employees, CE is uniquely positioned to provide responsive and professional services to our customers in Maryland, Washington, DC, Northern Virginia and Central Pennsylvania.

Communications Electronics has significant experience across a diverse range of wireless and wired solutions. Our expertise includes system engineering, design, installation, sales and service for two-way radio, in-building wireless systems and distributed antenna systems (DAS), mobile telephony, licensed and unlicensed wireless data networks, early warning systems, dispatch consoles, analog and IP video, and a host of related products. We work with manufacturers, network operators, and other organizations such as Motorola, Kenwood, AT&T, Verizon, Sprint/Nextel, Axell, MobileAccess, SOLiD, TxRx, EMR, CSI, Zinwave, Exacom, Zetron, BridgeWave, Proxim, and Whelen.

Our in-building wireless experience spans single network two-way radio and mobile phone systems to multi-network (“neutral host”) systems integrated with data systems; tunnels and buildings from a few thousand square feet to millions of square feet; and geographic coverage including all of the Mid- Atlantic region. Our in-building reinforcement customers include AT&T, Verizon, the US House of Representatives, the Social Security Administration, and many others.

Our on-staff RF Engineers hold BSEE degrees and have over 30 years of experience in the cellular and mobile radio wireless industry. Their diverse experience includes: managing the engineering optimization, expansion and roll-out of AMPS, GSM, CDMA, and IS-54 networks around the world; design and implementation of trunking systems, repeaters, point-to-point and point-to-multipoint wireless data systems and simulcast systems and the design and implementation of in-building systems. Our installation staff is equally capable, performing virtually all the installation tasks required for each of our in-building installations including surveying, cable pulling, antenna mounting, commissioning, testing and maintenance.

CE has enjoyed a long partnership with Motorola spanning 28 years. We have achieved Motorola’s highest levels in sales and service as a Motorola Platinum Professional Elite Partner and Commercial Radio Elite Specialist and an ETA and CSC certified Motorola Premier Service Partner. Additionally, CE has frequently been a member of Motorola’s prestigious Pinnacle Club.

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Executive Bios

Roger Cassell

President & CEO

Glenn Cassell

Founder & Chairman

Glenn Lesley

Chief Operations Officer

Tim Strickler

Chief Financial Officer

Michael Cassell

Chief Technology Officer

Scott Cassell

Vice President & Chief Technology Officer

Vicki Borders

Vice President Human Resources

Our Sponsorships

As a committed business member of our community, Communications Electronics is pleased to partner with and support numerous local organizations throughout the year.
  • Baltimore Catholic League
  • Baltimore County Police Foundation
  • Cal Ripken Foundation - College Season Tip-Off
  • Cristo Rey Jesuit High School
  • Johns Hopkins Medicine - Anthony McKnight Memorial Scholarship Fund
  • River Valley Ranch
  • Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure
  • University of Maryland Dept. of Pediatrics - AT&T SIDS Event
  • Wounded Warriors Day on the Bay