Our People

Our People

Our Leadership

Ronco is as much about its people as it is anything else and it’s our people that we have to thank for our success through the years.

Chris Wasp, Jr.

Chief Executive Officer

Mark Schmitkons

President

Mary Grace Leonard

Executive Vice President, Sales

Chris Wasp, Jr.

Chief Executive Officer

Mark Schmitkons

President

Mary Grace Leonard

Executive Vice President, Sales

Damon Zarcone

Executive Vice President, Operations

Mark Schweizer

Executive Vice President, Finance

Stacey Dodge

Vice President, Design & Implementation

Matt Ash

Vice President, Engineering

Patty Thomas

Director, Human Resources

Daniel O’Connor

Director, Marketing

Our Team

Get to know the rest of the incredible people that make up our family.

Click on the collage to view the entire Ronco Family! 

Our Team

Get to know the rest of the incredible people that make up our family.

Tap the collage to view the entire Ronco Family!

Our Certifications

And don’t forget about all the amazing things we bring to the table!

Tap the toggels to view the full list of our technical and professional certifications including:

  • Lean Healthcare Program
  • InfoComm CTS-D Tech Specialist
  • Project Managment Professional
  • OSHA 10 & 30-hour Certification
  • HIPPA Compliance Certification

Our Certification

And don’t forget about all the amazing things we bring to the table!

Tap the toggels to view the full list of our technical and professional certifications including:

  • Lean Healthcare Program
  • Project Managment Professional (PMP)
  • HIPPA Compliance
  • OSHA 30-hour
  • InfoComm CTS-D Technology Specialist

And that’s just naming a few!

Our Leadership

Ronco is as much about its people as it is anything else and it’s our people that we have to thank for our success through the years.

Chris Wasp, Jr.

Chief Executive Officer

Mark Schmitkons

President

Mary Grace Leonard

Executive Vice President, Sales

Our Certifications

And don’t forget about all the amazing things we bring to the table!

Tap the toggels to view the full list of our technical and professional certifications including:

  • Lean Healthcare Program
  • InfoComm CTS-D Tech Specialist
  • Project Managment Professional
  • OSHA 10 & 30-hour Certification
  • HIPPA Compliance Certification
Solutions Expertise
Ascom

  • IP-Dect Basic
  • IP-Dect Advanced

Biamp

  • Audia Complex System Analysis
  • Tesira Certification, Audio DSP
  • TesiraFORTÉ
  • Vocia
  • VoIP

Blonder Tongue

  • Broadband Basics
  • Technical Training

BSS

  • Soundweb London Programmer & Operator

Cambridge

  • Sound Masking

Cisco

  • CCNET
  • CCNA

Connexall

  • Silver Certification
  • Platinum Certification
  • Globestar

Control 4

  • Certified Integrator

Crestron

  • CCP Certified Programmer
  • Commercial Lighting Controls – Specifier
  • Commercial System Design (CTI-CSD)
  • Configuration of Crestron Systems
  • CTI-FUSION-P Fusion Programmer
  • CTI-P101 Essentials of Crestron Programming
  • CTI-P201 Intermediate Crestron Programming
  • CTI-P301 Advanced Programming Skills
  • CTI-SG Smart Graphics Training
  • DMC-D + DMC-D-4K – DigitalMedia Certified Designer 4K
  • DMC-E + DMC-E-4K – DigitalMedia Certified Engineer 4K
  • Essentials of Programming
  • Professional Installation
  • RL-C
  • Shading Solutions – Designer

Crown

  • Crown IQ

Da-Lite

  • Certified Integrator

Draper

  • Certified Integrator

Elpas

  • Certified Integrator

Extron

  • AVTech for Designers

IED Systems

  • Certified Integrator

Microsoft

  • Certified Systems Engineer – MCSE

Philips Emergin

  • Wireless Office

Polycom

  • IVOS100, PTWOS100
  • Video Conferencing

QSC

  • Q-SYS Level 1 Certification

Rauland

  • Responder: 3, 3000, 4, 4000, 5, 5000
  • Telecenter: 21, 5, 6, ICS, IP, IP/CPS, U

Spectralink

  • IP / DECT
  • Netlink & Link 3000 Installation and Maintenance

Stanley Healthcare

  • ADAM 6060 Ethernet I/O Module
  • Arial: Alarm Devices, Care Staff Training, Systems Overview, Technical Training v10.1, Trained Solution Engineer, Dome Light Integration
  • Roamalert
  • WanderGuard Blue: Technical Training v1.2, Trained Solution Engineer

Stewart Filmscreen

  • Certified Integrator

TV One

  • Corio2

Versus

  • VER ST01

Visonic

  • ELPAS System Integrator

Zenitel

  • Certified Integrator
Industry Education
AVIXA
Audiovisual and Integrated Experience Association

  • 2D Display Image Size Standard
  • Audio Coverage Uniformity in Listener Areas
  • Audio, Video, and Control Architectural Drawing Symbols Standard
  • Audiovisual Systems Performance Verification
  • AV Cable Labeling for Audiovisual Systems
  • Networking Technology Online

CompTIA
Computing Technology Industry Association

  • A+ IT TECH
  • Network+

HDBaseT

  • Alliance – HDBaseT Expert
  • Installer Certified

HIPAA
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act

  • HIPPA Compliance Certified

ISF
Imaging Science Foundation

  • ISF Certification (video)

InfoComm

  • 3D9, 3D16, OR, IS025, IS097, USB, CTS-D Math, DSC1
  • Audinate Dante Certification Level 1
  • Audinate Dante Certification Level 2
  • AV Control Systems
  • AV Design 1 Environment
  • AV Design 2 Infrastructure
  • AV Design 3 Applied Design
  • Brightsign Bright Author
  • CTS Certified Technology Specialist
  • CTS-I Certified Technology Specialist
  • CTS-D Certified Technology Specialist
  • Networking Technology

NICET
National Institute for Certification in Engineering Technologies

  • NICET Certified

NSCA
National Systems Contractors Association

  • C-EST-L2+
  • Certified Electronic Systems Technician

OSHA
Occupational Safety and Health Administration

  • 10 Hour Outreach Training Program – Construction
  • 30 HR

PMI
Project Management Institute, Pennsylvania

  • PMP (Project Management Professional)

SynAudCon
Synergetic Audio Concepts

  • System Optimization

University of Michigan
College of Engineering, Integrative Systems + Design

  • Lean Healthcare Certification Program

Our Team

Get to know the rest of the incredible people that make up our family.

Tap the collage to view the entire Ronco Family!

Solutions Expertise
Ascom

  • IP-Dect Basic
  • IP-Dect Advanced

Biamp

  • Audia Complex System Analysis
  • Tesira Certification, Audio DSP
  • TesiraFORTÉ
  • Vocia
  • VoIP

Blonder Tongue

  • Broadband Basics
  • Technical Training

BSS

  • Soundweb London Programmer & Operator

Cambridge

  • Sound Masking

Cisco

  • CCNET
  • CCNA

Connexall

  • Silver Certification
  • Platinum Certification
  • Globestar

Control 4

  • Certified Integrator

Crestron

  • CCP Certified Programmer
  • Commercial Lighting Controls – Specifier
  • Commercial System Design (CTI-CSD)
  • Configuration of Crestron Systems
  • CTI-FUSION-P Fusion Programmer
  • CTI-P101 Essentials of Crestron Programming
  • CTI-P201 Intermediate Crestron Programming
  • CTI-P301 Advanced Programming Skills
  • CTI-SG Smart Graphics Training
  • DMC-D + DMC-D-4K – DigitalMedia Certified Designer 4K
  • DMC-E + DMC-E-4K – DigitalMedia Certified Engineer 4K
  • Essentials of Programming
  • Professional Installation
  • RL-C
  • Shading Solutions – Designer

Crown

  • Crown IQ

Da-Lite

  • Certified Integrator

Draper

  • Certified Integrator

Elpas

  • Certified Integrator

Extron

  • AVTech for Designers

IED Systems

  • Certified Integrator

Microsoft

  • Certified Systems Engineer – MCSE

Philips Emergin

  • Wireless Office

Polycom

  • IVOS100, PTWOS100
  • Video Conferencing

QSC

  • Q-SYS Level 1 Certification

Rauland

  • Responder: 3, 3000, 4, 4000, 5, 5000
  • Telecenter: 21, 5, 6, ICS, IP, IP/CPS, U

Spectralink

  • IP / DECT
  • Netlink & Link 3000 Installation and Maintenance

Stanley Healthcare

  • ADAM 6060 Ethernet I/O Module
  • Arial: Alarm Devices, Care Staff Training, Systems Overview, Technical Training v10.1, Trained Solution Engineer, Dome Light Integration
  • Roamalert
  • WanderGuard Blue: Technical Training v1.2, Trained Solution Engineer

Stewart Filmscreen

  • Certified Integrator

TV One

  • Corio2

Versus

  • VER ST01

Visonic

  • ELPAS System Integrator

Zenitel

  • Certified Integrator
Industry Education
AVIXA
Audiovisual and Integrated Experience Association

  • 2D Display Image Size Standard
  • Audio Coverage Uniformity in Listener Areas
  • Audio, Video, and Control Architectural Drawing Symbols Standard
  • Audiovisual Systems Performance Verification
  • AV Cable Labeling for Audiovisual Systems
  • Networking Technology Online

CompTIA
Computing Technology Industry Association

  • A+ IT TECH
  • Network+

HDBaseT

  • Alliance – HDBaseT Expert
  • Installer Certified

HIPAA
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act

  • HIPPA Compliance Certified

ISF
Imaging Science Foundation

  • ISF Certification (video)

InfoComm

  • 3D9, 3D16, OR, IS025, IS097, USB, CTS-D Math, DSC1
  • Audinate Dante Certification Level 1
  • Audinate Dante Certification Level 2
  • AV Control Systems
  • AV Design 1 Environment
  • AV Design 2 Infrastructure
  • AV Design 3 Applied Design
  • Brightsign Bright Author
  • CTS Certified Technology Specialist
  • CTS-I Certified Technology Specialist
  • CTS-D Certified Technology Specialist
  • Networking Technology

NICET
National Institute for Certification in Engineering Technologies

  • NICET Certified

NSCA
National Systems Contractors Association

  • C-EST-L2+
  • Certified Electronic Systems Technician

OSHA
Occupational Safety and Health Administration

  • 10 Hour Outreach Training Program – Construction
  • 30 HR

PMI
Project Management Institute, Pennsylvania

  • PMP (Project Management Professional)

SynAudCon
Synergetic Audio Concepts

  • System Optimization

University of Michigan
College of Engineering, Integrative Systems + Design

  • Lean Healthcare Certification Program
Solutions Expertise
Ascom

  • IP-Dect Basic
  • IP-Dect Advanced

Biamp

  • Audia Complex System Analysis
  • Tesira Certification, Audio DSP
  • TesiraFORTÉ
  • Vocia
  • VoIP

Blonder Tongue

  • Broadband Basics
  • Technical Training

BSS

  • Soundweb London Programmer & Operator

Cambridge

  • Sound Masking

Cisco

  • CCNET
  • CCNA

Connexall

  • Silver Certification
  • Platinum Certification
  • Globestar

Control 4

  • Certified Integrator

Crestron

  • CCP Certified Programmer
  • Commercial Lighting Controls – Specifier
  • Commercial System Design (CTI-CSD)
  • Configuration of Crestron Systems
  • CTI-FUSION-P Fusion Programmer
  • CTI-P101 Essentials of Crestron Programming
  • CTI-P201 Intermediate Crestron Programming
  • CTI-P301 Advanced Programming Skills
  • CTI-SG Smart Graphics Training
  • DMC-D + DMC-D-4K – DigitalMedia Certified Designer 4K
  • DMC-E + DMC-E-4K – DigitalMedia Certified Engineer 4K
  • Essentials of Programming
  • Professional Installation
  • RL-C
  • Shading Solutions – Designer

Crown

  • Crown IQ

Da-Lite

  • Certified Integrator

Draper

  • Certified Integrator

Elpas

  • Certified Integrator

Extron

  • AVTech for Designers

IED Systems

  • Certified Integrator

Microsoft

  • Certified Systems Engineer – MCSE

Philips Emergin

  • Wireless Office

Polycom

  • IVOS100, PTWOS100
  • Video Conferencing

QSC

  • Q-SYS Level 1 Certification

Rauland

  • Responder: 3, 3000, 4, 4000, 5, 5000
  • Telecenter: 21, 5, 6, ICS, IP, IP/CPS, U

Spectralink

  • IP / DECT
  • Netlink & Link 3000 Installation and Maintenance

Stanley Healthcare

  • ADAM 6060 Ethernet I/O Module
  • Arial: Alarm Devices, Care Staff Training, Systems Overview, Technical Training v10.1, Trained Solution Engineer, Dome Light Integration
  • Roamalert
  • WanderGuard Blue: Technical Training v1.2, Trained Solution Engineer

Stewart Filmscreen

  • Certified Integrator

TV One

  • Corio2

Versus

  • VER ST01

Visonic

  • ELPAS System Integrator

Zenitel

  • Certified Integrator
Industry Education
AVIXA
Audiovisual and Integrated Experience Association

  • 2D Display Image Size Standard
  • Audio Coverage Uniformity in Listener Areas
  • Audio, Video, and Control Architectural Drawing Symbols Standard
  • Audiovisual Systems Performance Verification
  • AV Cable Labeling for Audiovisual Systems
  • Networking Technology Online

CompTIA
Computing Technology Industry Association

  • A+ IT TECH
  • Network+

HDBaseT

  • Alliance – HDBaseT Expert
  • Installer Certified

HIPAA
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act

  • HIPPA Compliance Certified

ISF
Imaging Science Foundation

  • ISF Certification (video)

InfoComm

  • 3D9, 3D16, OR, IS025, IS097, USB, CTS-D Math, DSC1
  • Audinate Dante Certification Level 1
  • Audinate Dante Certification Level 2
  • AV Control Systems
  • AV Design 1 Environment
  • AV Design 2 Infrastructure
  • AV Design 3 Applied Design
  • Brightsign Bright Author
  • CTS Certified Technology Specialist
  • CTS-I Certified Technology Specialist
  • CTS-D Certified Technology Specialist
  • Networking Technology

NICET
National Institute for Certification in Engineering Technologies

  • NICET Certified

NSCA
National Systems Contractors Association

  • C-EST-L2+
  • Certified Electronic Systems Technician

OSHA
Occupational Safety and Health Administration

  • 10 Hour Outreach Training Program – Construction
  • 30 HR

PMI
Project Management Institute, Pennsylvania

  • PMP (Project Management Professional)

SynAudCon
Synergetic Audio Concepts

  • System Optimization

University of Michigan
College of Engineering, Integrative Systems + Design

  • Lean Healthcare Certification Program
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Learn all the ways Ronco Specialized Systems can connect you to what matters in your world.

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Learn all the ways Ronco Specialized Systems can connect you to what matters in your world.