DTI is trusted by some of the largest companies in the United States as a professional and dependable provider of technical services. Our team will ensure that your job is completed in a timely, organized manner and on budget. When you hire DTI, know that we are fully accountable for our work and transparent in how we get things done. We look forward to helping you accomplish your goals!

Services we provide

Field Service and Maintenance
Structured Cabling
Installations and Deployment Services
Project Management
Our Leadership Team

Leadership Team

Steve Friedman

President and CEO

Steve Friedman is a respected and influential leader in the technology deployment and services for a variety of industries. For over 30 years, Steve’s companies have provided video, digital signage, point of sales, satellite TV, IT products, installation, maintenance and services for his clients. Currently, Steve is the managing partner of both Digital Technology & Installations (DTI) a national technology firm that installs, services and designs broadband, wi-if, digital signage, point of sales and other IT systems for quick service restaurants, retail and other industries, and Direct Video Entertainment (DVE), which is a nationally and authorized provider of DIRECTV™ and HI Speed Internet wired and wireless solutions. DVE provides Video & Broadband Systems for commercial properties and Free-to-Guest (FTG) Services for Hospitality, Healthcare, Private Offices, Waiting Areas, Meeting Rooms, Bars & Restaurants. Mr. Friedman has an extensive background as a senior executive for several large public companies and was the co-founder along with his partner Jeff Sagansky of Peoples Choice Cable TV & Broadband, a full service private cable provider.

Richard Blake

Chief Technology Officer

Richard has over 25 years experience in the selection, design, deployment and implementation of technology and systems in hospitality and quick service restaurants. Over the course of his 25 years Richard has been involved at the very hands on level doing actual POS installations, database administration, technology program management to ultimately being the primary decision maker and defining strategic technology roadmaps for global brands including Burger King, Tim Hortons, Popeye’s Louisiana Kitchen, Carl's Jr, Hardees, Auntie Ann's, Cinnabon, Seattle's Best Coffee, Carvel, Jamba Juice and others.

Tanya Gutierrez

Vice President of Operations

Tanya has served as the COO for Peoples Choice Cable TV & Broadband, (PCC) a full service private cable provider for over 9 years until it was sold. Tanya had worked her way up from Director of Operations to COO of PCC. Tanya was responsible for all facets of the operations from sales, project management, human resources, and P&L responsibilities. Tanya is the Vice President of operations for Digital Technology and Installations, DTI, where she maintains those same responsibilities.

Caitlin Rasmussen

Senior Project Manager

Caitlin has over 10 years’ of experience as a PM in the field service, installation and deployment industry, providing high level service deploying large scale projects, managing IT services and wireless solutions from overseeing a service team to executing and managing projects alongside her customers. Caitlin has worked with some of the largest customers in QSR, retail, hospitality, medical, banking and large logistic centers through out the US and Canada. Caitlin and her team strive and work closely managing their field services team to execute and adapt to the needs of their customers and make everyone successful. Caitlin and her team have managed the integration and installations to over 1,000 locations for a major retail chain throughout the U.S. and Canada.

Karsten Amlie

EVP, Business Development and Revenue

Karsten is an experienced business development and affiliate sales executive with a legal background. Having successfully negotiated and managed $100s of millions of dollars in distribution agreements for his clients, Karsten has a long history in the cable television and internet industries. He has worked for Time Warner Cable, PAX Internet, Comcast and TV Azteca, among others. Karsten is responsible for Revenue Management, Business Development and Strategy. Karsten attended Washington and Lee University and obtained his JD from University of Florida