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Chad Carlson

Chad Carlson

Title: Executive Vice President of Sales

Company: Ensignal Wireless

Location: Springville, UT


Chad Carlson is a 2002 graduate of USU with a Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources from the Huntsman School of Business. Born and raised in Price, Utah he also attended The College of Eastern Utah where he played on the golf team. In 1999, with his father and brother opened their first cellular phone store in the Salt Lake City area and later signed an exclusive contract with Verizon Wireless. After a buyout of his father and brother, he completed a merger with Ensignal, Inc and currently serves as their Executive Vice President and co-owner. With over 100 locations across the Western U.S., Ensignal continues to grow its wireless business and relationship with Verizon.

Chad also sits on the board of directors for Price Mine Service, a leading provider of human resources to the coal mining industry.

Chad is married to Kelli Olsen from Providence, with their 4 children they currently reside in Mapleton.