Robert Byrd is the CEO/Founder of Galaxy 1 Marketing Inc., a commercial/residential satellite installation company covering 10 states. Galaxy 1, one of Dish Network’s largest installation contractors. Mr. Byrd started his satellite/telecommunications career in the US Army Air Defense Command as a satellite/radar technician serving for over 20 years. Retiring in December of 1987. From 1988 to 1993 sold, installed and serviced C-Band Systems. He became active with Primestar in 1993, DIRECTV in 1994 and Dish Network in 1996.