Diversified Solutions, Inc. (DSI) was founded in 2014 by Aaron Larkin and Shane Olerich.
Aaron, an Arizona native, started in the telecommunications field in 1999 working with Inter-Tel Technologies. His work at Inter-Tel included installing phone systems and inside wiring for new construction and existing buildings. In 2001 Aaron was a Sales Representative for a rental construction equipment company. In 2004 he then founded A & E Telecom, Inc which installed phone systems and inside wiring (fiber, coax, network, CCTV) in commercial environments. This successful business was sold to a competitor in 2013.
Shane grew up in Montana and began working in the telecommunications field in 1991 with Northern Line Layers. Shane has over 25 years experience in underground utility construction. Prior to founding Diversified Solutions, Inc., Shane worked for several large underground contractors in both Montana and Arizona as head Superintendent. Shane has both led crews and operated all equipment related to underground utility construction including horizontal directional drills and cable plows.
Shane and Aaron, longtime friends, joined forces in 2014 to found Diversified Solutions. They shared a vision of uniting Aaron’s business acumen with Shane’s extensive expertise in the construction of underground utilities. Currently, Aaron runs the daily sales and management operations, while Shane oversees field operations and actively trains new employees on operating our specialized equipment. Shane can often be found running a machine on our projects. Both partners work directly with the support staff to ensure all projects are completed efficiently with the highest degrees of safety and quality.