Dynamic Concepts, Inc. (DCI) is engaged in constructing, installing and maintaining the country’s vast Electrical, Gas and Communication infrastructure facilities for our governments, utilities and the industrial complex. DCI provides engineering and design, project management, and construction services in support of technology network infrastructures and for major utilities in the electric power and gas pipeline distribution sectors. DCI is engaged in 5G antenna deployment, electrical transmission networks, gas pipeline construction and distribution, providing the buildouts of these underground and overhead infrastructure networks in major end markets. DCI provides connectivity of all forms of communication networks and dry energy facilities such as gas and electric.
Founded in 1979 and headquartered in Washington, DC, DCI has over 40 years of experience in delivering robust infrastructure solutions for its clients and has become a recognized leader in providing a broad spectrum of infrastructure and management support services in underground and aerial construction. DCI has helped build, improve, install and maintain many high cost infrastructure systems for a host of corporations, municipal utilities and government entities.
DCI offers comprehensive end-to-end services and products to meet the diverse and constantly evolving customer requirements. We have grown as a company because we know how to keep pace with our customers current and growing demands. As business partners to companies such as Exelon, Pepco Holdings, Washington Gas, Alta Gas, Verizon, Motorola, Clark Construction, Turner Construction, and Xerox, we draw upon global expertise and products to deliver best-in-class solutions to our customers. We provide turnkey services and products in each of the following areas:
Underground Dry Utility Infrastructure
Specializing in Natural Gas, Electric Power & Communications
Project Construction Management
Technical and Management Support
Underground and Aerial Construction
Utility Locate Services
Network Communications Systems:
5G Antenna Deployment and Construction
Underground and Aerial Fiber Connections
Outside Plant Pathways and Conduit Build-Out
Wireless Communications Information
Re-Engineered Communications Backbones (RCB)
Operations and Maintenance Services:
IT and Network Support Services
Management of Government Operations
Project and Quality Assurance/Quality Control
Installation and Maintenance Services
Facilities Management and Maintenance
Vision, Mission & Values
Provide our clients with cost-effective quality services and superior products within budget and on schedule.
Build and cultivate long-term client relationships by delivering personalized, value-added solutions using the best people and technology for the job.
Value our human resources and consistently invest in education in order to attract and reward talented personnel and expand our knowledge of the latest cutting-edge technologies.
Accept the moral responsibility to maintain a safe work environment and to protect all employees, subcontractors and the public by making safety and health a top priority, by striving for zero work related injuries and illnesses, and by making safety the responsibility of each and every DCI employee.
DCI’s vision is to maintain and expand its reputation as a leading national provider of innovative top-quality solutions, services, and products for Technology and Infrastructure Construction Projects.
DCI is committed to superior quality, cost-effectiveness, total customer satisfaction, while providing respect and safety for its employees and the public, and fairness and integrity in all of our operations.
DCI has developed an outstanding reputation for delivering top-quality service and achieving total customer satisfaction. We are experienced in developing custom-tailored solutions to meet customer needs.
With strong and experienced management and a highly-qualified technical team, we are well-equipped to tackle the challenges of an increasingly-complex telecommunications industry. We are especially skilled and experienced in developing competitive pricing plans and devising creative large-enterprise solutions. DCI has qualified for and maintains a broad array of government and industry certifications and memberships, including:
HUBZone Small Business Certification – U.S. Small Business Administration
Certified Business Enterprise (CBE) – District of Columbia, Department of Small and Local Business Development
Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) Certifications – Capital Region Minority Supplier Development Council (MSDC); Prince George's County, MD
Pedro Alfonso - Chairman and CEO
Pedro Alfonso is Co-Founder, Chairman, and Chief Executive Officer of Dynamic Concepts, Inc. Prior to starting DCI in 1979, Mr. Alfonso gained much of his business expertise and technical knowledge from his work at the IBM Corporation's Federal System Division and the General Electric Company's Information Systems Business Division. He is also Managing Partner of DCI Utility Locate Service, LLC, and DCI Utility Infrastructure Services, LLC, wholly owned subsidiaries of Dynamic Concepts, Inc.
A graduate of Howard University's School of Business, Mr. Alfonso is active in various organizations including currently serving as Vice Chair of the Board of the D.C. Public Access Corporation, and Board Member and 3rd Vice President of the Girl Scout Council of The Nation's Capital. He also serves
on the Board and Executive Committee of the National Small Business Association (NSBA), a nationally recognized small business advocacy group of 40,000 small businesses from around the country. Mr. Alfonso is a member of BICSI (Building Industry Consulting Services International), the international trade association for information technology professionals. He is the former Chairman of the Board of Commissioners of the D.C. Housing Authority, and also previously served on the Board of the Federal City Council, served as President of the D.C. Chamber of Commerce, Chairman of the Board of the D.C. Private Industry Council, Chairman of the Board of the YMCA of Metropolitan Washington, Board of the Greater Washington Ibero American Chamber of Commerce, Board of the USO of Metropolitan Washington, and Board of Leadership Washington. He also was formerly Vice-Chair of the Board of Trustees of Southeastern University, Chairman of the Board of Greater Southeast Community Hospital, and was a member of the Board of Georgetown University Hospital....
Benjamin Peaśant - Senior Vice President, Federal Sales
Benjamin Peaśant is Co-Founder and Senior Vice President of Dynamic Concepts, Inc. He is responsible for DCI's Federal business development market. A Vietnam veteran of the U.S. Army, Mr. Peaśant formerly served as CEO of Dynamic Marketing Services, Inc., a direct marketing, customer relationship management, and call center operation. He was previously an Account Manager and Computer Telephone Integration Consultant with the IBM Corporation. He is a former elected Commissioner and Treasurer of DC's Advisory Neighborhood Commission (ANC). He is also a member of the American Legion Post #19 and Military Officer Association of America.
Mr. Peaśant is a graduate of the Central State University College of Liberal Arts in Wilberforce, Ohio.
Ronald E. Watkins - Chief Operating Officer
Ronald E. Watkins, DCI's Chief Operating Officer, has more than 30 years of experience as a senior manager in the private and public sectors. Mr. Watkins is responsible for ensuring total quality assurance and most importantly, "total customer satisfaction" in DCI's day-to-day operations. Mr. Watkins is also responsible for directing all marketing efforts and business development initiatives for DCI. He is the principal liaison between the client and DCI's corporate structure and provides oversight and management of all DCI contractors nationwide, inclusive of subcontractors, vendors and strategic alliance partners.
Mr. Watkins is a graduate of Howard University in Washington, DC. He also attended Maryland University in their Master's Program in Business Administration.
Lee McElrath - CFO
Mr. McElrath is a finance and accounting executive who has successfully led finance organizations in public and private companies from $20 million to $1.6 billion in revenue. He spent 17 years at Texas Instruments where he held Financial Manager and Controller roles at various business units as well as TI Corporate. When TI Software was sold to Sterling Software in 1997, he became VP Finance in Europe for Sterling Software’s Systems Management Group based in Paris.
He subsequently held executive positions as CFO of Step 9 Software, Managing Director Finance at US Airways Express and is now Chief Financial Officer of Dynamic Concepts.
He has an MBA in finance and an MSSW from the University of Texas at Austin.
Barret Evans - Vice President of Construction
Mr. Evans has over 15 years of utility construction experience. He has extensive knowledge in underground dry utility construction and has completed a multitude of projects, overseeing all phases of multi-million-dollar infrastructure projects.
At Dynamic Concepts, Inc., Mr. Evans is responsible for all construction operations including controlling budgets, negotiating subcontracts, and providing day-to-day communication with the project team to ensure jobs remain on schedule and within budget.
Mr. Evans holds an excellent track record of strong working relationships with owners, engineers, resulting in successful construction experiences. His vision and leadership skills have positioned DCI to be one of the largest construction companies in the Mid-Atlantic Region.
Gabrielle Alfonso - Director of Marketing and Business Services
Gabrielle Alfonso has more than 15 years of experience in business development, customer service, and operations in her role as DCI's Director of Marketing and Business Services. She is a 2020 graduate of the Leadership Greater Washington program and she brings an energetic, problem solving, professional and a mindset of service to her Federal, State, Local and Commercial clients.
In the ever changing world of technology, Ms. Alfonso’s primary focus is to build awareness about DCI’s unique capabilities among prospective clients, and to develop and maintain relationships with current and past clients.
She has formed strong partnerships with General Contractors and Major Integrators as well as small businesses to optimize critical resources. She has been instrumental to DCI in helping to secure such contracts as the Martin Luther King Jr. National Memorial, National Museum of African American History and Culture, National Public Radio Headquarters and City Center DC.
Tracy Baker - Director of Human Resources
Tracy Baker has over 25 years as a Human Resource professional experienced in all aspects of human resource management. She has held HR leadership positions across various industries, including a Fortune 500 company and international business. She has worked in industries such as legal, financial services, government contracting, manufacturing, and local government.
Ms. Baker holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Psychology from Howard University, Washington, D.C.
She is a member of the National Society for Human Resource Management, Human Resources Association of the National Capital Area.
From our headquarters in the Nation’s Capital, DCI serves corporate and government clients from coast to coast, including:
Public Utilities – Electric, Gas, Water and Sewer
Telecom and Data Service Providers
Federal Civilian Agencies and Department of Defense – the U.S. Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marine Corps
State and Local Government
Large Corporate Enterprises
Regional and National Air and Rail Transportation Authorities
Sports and Entertainment Facilities
Commercial Complexes and Developments