Edward A. Ruggiero, RCDD, TLT

Senior Associate

Mr. Ruggiero is a technology and security consultant professional with nearly twenty years of related industry experience. He has successfully designed information technology systems for multiple building types including corporate, municipal, medical, and academic facilities. At Kohler Ronan, Mr. Ruggiero’s primary responsibilities include IT design and the design of MDF rooms, server rooms, and data centers. He is an expert in the design of structured cabling systems in support of high-speed voice/data and video, LAN, WLAN, and CATV distribution systems. Further, he is proficient in the design of the latest electronic security systems and associated cabling and infrastructure.

Qualifications

Education

Master of Science in Telecommunications Management, Stevens Institute of Technology
Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical Engineering, Manhattan College

Primary Disciplines

IT Infrastructure, Security, and Technology

Building Specialties

Academic, Commercial, Industrial, and Military

Years of Experience

Practicing Since 1997

Certifications/Accreditations

Registered Communications Distribution Designer (RCDD)
State of Connecticut Telecommunications Infrastructure Layout Technician (TLT)

Memberships/Affiliations

Building Industry Consulting Services International (BICSI)
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEE)

Project Experience

Academic

  • Central Connecticut State University | Multiple Projects | New Britain, CT
    • Hilltop Cafe, Willard and DiLoreto Halls
  • Fairfield University | Multiple Projects | Fairfield, CT
    • Leslie C. Quick, Jr. Recreation Complex, School of Nursing
  • Housatonic Community College | Multiple Projects | Bridgeport, CT
    • Metrology Lab, Phase II Master Plan
  • Marist College | Science and Allied Health Building | Poughkeepsie, NY
  • Southern Connecticut State University | Hilton C. Buley Library | New Haven, CT
  • UConn Hartford | Downtown Campus | Hartford, CT
  • Western Connecticut State University | Multiple Projects | Danbury, CT
    • Campus Police Department, Litchfield Residence Hall
  • CREC Museum Academy | New Construction | Bloomfield, CT
  • Metropolitan Montessori School | AV/IT/CA | New York, NY
  • The School of American Ballet | IT Services | New York, NY

Cultural

  • Harrison Public Library | Renovations | Harrison, NY
  • The Met Breuer | Building Redesign and Restaurant | New York, NY
  • The Metropolitan Museum of Art | Multiple Projects | New York, NY
    • ABC Skylights, Building Standardization, Digital Media
  • Mystic Seaport Museum | Thompson Exhibition Building | Mystic, CT

Worship

  • Bethesda Episcopal Church | Parish Community Center | Saratoga Springs, NY
  • St. Mark’s Parish | IT Master Plan | New Canaan, CT