Richard J. Shea

Richard J. Shea

Richard J. Shea, President and Chief Executive Officer, Atlantic Broadband
President and Chief Executive Officer, Atlantic Broadband

Richard was named President and Chief Executive Officer of Atlantic Broadband in early 2015. Rich has substantial operations and engineering experience from his work at Atlantic Broadband the last 11 years and throughout his career. Rich served as Chief Operating Officer the past two years and as Chief Information Officer since Atlantic Broadband’s inception in 2003. Prior to joining Atlantic Broadband, Rich served as Chief Technology Officer for AltiComm and previously was the founder and President of Broadband Applications Management, a company focused on designing and implementing OSS and BACC systems. Rich also served in vice presidential and other senior positions at Carolina Broadband, MediaOne, Arrowsmith Technologies and General Electric.

Rich is a graduate of the US Military Academy at West Point with a BS in Engineering. He served as an officer in the army overseas and in the US before achieving the rank of Captain and leaving for private industry. He also holds a Masters in Business Administration from Boston University.


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