ConnectGen provides specialized staffing services within the Wireless Telecommunications and 5G infrastructure field nationwide.

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Core Areas We Service

DAS, Small Cells, Fiber-OSP, Tower, CBRS

ConnectGen sources, recruits, on-boards, and trains both Civil Technicians & Tower Climbers. We carry A-Rated specialized Tower Climber Workers Compensation & general liability, taking the risk out of your hands.

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Distributed Antenna System (DAS)

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Public Safety

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Small Cells

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Fiber Optics / OSP

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Cell Towers

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Internet of Things (IoT)

Radio Frequency (RF)


Site Acquisition

We can service our customers nationwide with a Contract, Contract-to-Hire, or Direct Hire model.  Our clients also utilize our on boarding platform to run their candidates through at a discount.  We have the ability to process national criminal background checks and drug screenings within 24 hours to speed up the hiring process and avoid internal processes which can take 30 days+ most times.  

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Meet the Founder

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Russell Liebowitz

Russell Liebowitz is the acting CEO/Founder of ConnectGen. His experience in the Wireless Telecommunications Recruiting space spans 20 years.  Russell has a history of starting and growing successful Staffing Organizations to include BroadStaff, StaffSolutions, and his most recent launch, ConnectGen.

Russell grew up in Ft. Lauderdale, Fl and now resides in Tampa, Fl where ConnectGen is headquartered.

Russell started his telecom staffing career working with companies such as, Bellsouth, Nortel, Mastec, and Siemens.  He is known for emphasizing quality with his candidate placements.  From PBX Technicians, way back when, to DAS/Small Cell technicians today, Russell has a passion for cultivating strong client and candidate relationships across the US.  

Russell founded BroadStaff in 2015 and built the organization to include 10 in house employees comprised of recruiters and sales executives.  He trained and molded and introduced the existing CEO at BroadStaff to all the key decision makers he knew within the Wireless ecosystem.

At BroadStaff, he acquired a portfolio of companies such as Crown Castle, American Tower, CTS, Solid, JMA, T-Mobile and many more….

In February of 2019 Russell launched ConnectGen which services all of wireless infrastructure to include, Tower/Macro, DAS/SmallCell, Public Safety, Fiber/OSP, & Permitting/Site Acquisition.  

 With the emergence of 5G the wireless industry has never been hotter.   With this fire comes a strong demand for qualified Telecom trades to help support network densification and infrastructure.  

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 Clients we serve

ConnectGen clients include:

System Integrators
Neutral Host Vendors
General Contractors

We assist these companies with supporting & scaling their projects and internal staffing needs.