Northeast Wisconsin Communication Network (N.E.W.C) is a network of volunteers organized and run by Robert Michaud, using General Mobile Radio Service (G.M.R.S), Citizens Band Radio Service (C.B.R.S), Mulit-Use Radio Service (M.U.R.S), Family Radio Service (F.R.S), and Amateur Radio Service (A.R.S) as well as other wired and wireless technologies bridging the gap between the everyday citizen and emergency services for special events such as natural or man-made disasters.
Robert has a long history and extensive background in Radio Frequency (RF) technology as well as Audio and Video (A/V). He has been a Radio hobbyist for over 30 years and holds three valid radio license’s issued by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). Robert has 6 years of experience as a Security Technician for a $4.6 Billion annual revenue Transportation Industry Company, and 4 years experience as a Design Engineer in the Cable Television / Internet Service Provider industry designing both “RF” Radio Frequency/Coaxial Cable and Fiber Optic network systems for both inside and outside plant.
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