Company Profile

Miles Electronics, Company Profile

Bill Miles, Directorbill%20miles

Bill began Miles Electronics as a one man band over 33 years ago. He began his training with Dept of Civil Aviation before starting his own company in 1975. Bill has spent the last 10 years involved with the supply and setup of radio and satellite systems for the American TV show ‘Survivor’.
Bill’s email: bill@mileselectronics.com.au

John La Cava, ManagerDSCN0745

John began as an apprentice Radio Technician at Miles Electronics and 36 years later is still there! Now in the position of Manager, he has been involved with many major projects through out Australia providing system design, construction, integration and ongoing support services. Contact him for tender responses and system quotations.
John’s email: john@mileselectronics.com.au

Debbie Burgess, Office and Sales ManagerIMG_0162

Debbie has been at Miles Electronics for 16 years as  our Office and Sales Manager. She has an extensive knowledge of the industry, the products we stock and the services we provide. Debbie is responsible for making the office run smoothly, the rental and sales of portable radios and satellite phones and the general sale of products we stock. Debbie is also responsible for the accounts side of the company. Debbie has been recognised for outstanding customer service when she was awarded the 2014 ARCIA Industry Excellence Award for Customer Service.

Debbie’s email: debbie@mileselectronics.com.au

 Richard Zolnowski, Office AdministratorRichard

Richard began at Miles Electronics in 2013 after working in a range of industries. Richard is a qualified mechanic by trade, has a background in IT and has previously worked for Emergency Services. After 3 years as an office administrator with Miles Electronics, Richard has widened his knowledge to include telecommunication and product knowledge of our suppliers. Richard assists Debbie with the day to day running of the workshop and the office as well as rental and sales of our stock.

Richard’s email: sales@mileselectronics.com.au

Michael McColmMichael

Michael spent 8 years with the Australian Air Force working on F1-11’s and other military air support vehicles. He joined Miles Electronics 19 years ago and is one of our senior technicians. He is responsible for the day to day operations of our Cairns workshop.

Michael’s email: michael@mileselectronics.com.au

Seth YellandSeth

Seth started with Miles Electronics 13 years ago as a mature apprentice after moving to Cairns from South Queensland. Seth has completed an Advanced Diploma in Electronics Engineering via TAFE and is now one of our experienced technicians with skills ranging across the many differing systems we encounter.

Seth’s email: seth@mileselectronics.com.au

Michael CampionSharky

Before joining the team at Miles Electronics in 2015, Michael was a weapons technician in the Australian Navy for 9 years. Michael has a Certificate IV in Electronics and Communications and is keen to gain more experience and knowledge in the telecommunication industry.

Michael’s email: michael.campion@mileselectronics.com.au

Shay Peled-BolgerShay

Shay began at Miles Electronics in 2013 as an apprentice in Radio Communications. Shay was recognised as an outstanding apprentice in 2015, receiving the ARCIA Industry Excellence Award for Apprentices. After successfully completing his apprenticeship, Shay graduated from TAFE in 2015 and is now a fully qualified technician.

Shay’s email: shay@mileselectronics.com.au

Raven AshtonRaven

After moving from America, Raven joined the team at Miles Electronics and began her apprenticeship in Radio Communications via TAFE. Raven is now a 3rd year apprentice and is enjoying the technical challenges she comes across in the workshop.

Raven’s email: raven.ashton@mileselectronics.com.au

Jesse ElliottJesse

Born and raised in Cairns, Jesse previously worked in the hospitality industry for over 10 years. Jesse joined the team at Miles Electronics in 2014, beginning his apprenticeship in Radio Communications via TAFE. Now a second year apprentice, Jesse is thoroughly enjoying learning on the job here in Cairns and is excelling in his formal studies and assessment at TAFE in Brisbane.

Glen DickmanDSCN0709

After moving North from Brisbane, Glen joined the team at Miles Electronics in 2014 and is our installation technician. Glen has 20 years experience in mobile communications and also has also experience in the telecommunications industry after working for a communications company in Brisbane.