Ripley welcomes Bruce Ratskoff, Director of Sales, Broadband

28th March, 2022

Ripley® Welcomes Bruce Ratskoff, Director of Sales, Broadband

Cromwell, Connecticut – Ripley Tools, LLC. – Ripley Tools is pleased to welcome Bruce Ratskoff as Director of Sales, Broadband, with responsibility for sales of Ripley cable prep and test tools to installers, telcos, and distributors serving the wireline, wireless, and MSO market segments.

Ratskoff has over 25 years of senior level leadership and strategic planning background most recently at VFP Inc., Roanoke, Virginia, a producer of mission-critical concrete equipment shelters for rural broadband, edge data center, and 5G buildouts. Between 2009-2020, he was Director, Utility Broadband & Communications for WESCO Distribution, Pittsburgh, PA, where he managed three direct reports and 8 staff members responsible for WESCO’s Utility branches and Datacom branches for OSP products, as well as servicing Google Fiber, Verizon One and ATT as major accounts.   Before WESCO, Ratskoff worked as an independent manufacturer’s rep for DCS Group, Chicago, Illinois, which carried 10 product lines for the structured cabling market.

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Since 1936 Ripley Tools has been proudly designing, manufacturing and assembling quality products. Ripley is a leading manufacturer of cable preparation and testing tools for the CATV, Fiber Optic, Electrical, Home Integration, Telecom and Utility Markets under the brands Miller®Cablematic® and UtilityTool®.

For more information about Ripley Tools, please contact us at 1-860-635-2200 (toll-free in the USA 800-528-8665), or by email: Ripley products and authorized distributors are located at

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