About Us


AMT Telecom Group  evolved from one of the largest and most recognized telecom consulting firms in the Midwest, which had helped businesses reduce their telecom expenses since 1987.  Operating as a master agent for a number of carriers since 1996, AMT offers a variety of voice and data products to clients through a network of sub-agents who are located throughout the country.  We also offer a variety of telecom consulting services, including bill analysis, overcharge recovery, equipment acquisition quoting and relocation assistance.  Our own staff of experienced consultants and our independent agents have a wide variety of telecom and data backgrounds.  We assist all types of clients, ranging from small companies to large corporations.  Our objective is always to provide viable options for our clients in order to reduce costs while maintaining or improving the quality of service.  We understand the telecom industry can be complex – our job is to simplify it for you.




Originally breaking into the telecom industry by selling PBX phone systems, Fred started his own telecom consulting company in 1987, which pioneered the widespread use of FGA lines. In 1996 Fred co-founded AMT Telecom Group and currently oversees sales & marketing, carrier relations and customer/technical support.

Fred Trapnell

President, CEO

With a background in finance and administration, Tom formerly managed the telecom operations for a large multi-location Michigan-based food distributing company. In 1996 Tom co-founded AMT and now oversees agent relations, commissions, quoting and general administration.

Tom George

Vice President, COO