The Clarient Group
Charles Buscarino: President and Founder
 


Education
Stevens Institute of Technology
Bachelor of Electrical Engineering

Polytechnic University
New York Institute
of Technology

Arizona State University
“Wiring Intelligent Buildings”

Certifications
EIT Certificates
New York and New Jersey Professional

Affiliations
Stevens Institute of Technology Board of Trustees Alumni Trustee (1985-1987)

InfoComm International Integrated Building Technologies Task Force

InfoComm 100

Electronics Industries Association
Standards Committee EIA/TIA-569
Commercial Building Standard for Telecommunications Pathways and Spaces

International Facilities Management Association (IFMA)

Automatic Fire Alarm Association (AFAA)
Experience
Mr. Buscarino has over 30 years experience in the development of technology solutions in real estate projects.

In 2002, Mr. Buscarino co-founded The Clarient Group to focus on the holistic implementation of technology solutions for projects of all types. Since then, The Clarient Group has become a leader in the development of Integrated Building Technology solutions to a wide variety of world class clients seeking to maximize their technology investment.

Mr. Buscarino began his career in 1979 at Cosentini Associates as an electrical designer. In 1985, he joined Hazeltine Corporation as a design engineer supporting the Microwave Landing System (MLS) development program. Mr. Buscarino oversaw the design and development of the remote control and status unit (RCSU) which included microprocessor systems, fiber optic and analog interfaces, custom membrane switches, liquid crystal displays, and other data interfaces.

In 1987, Mr. Buscarino returned to Cosentini Associates to create and head the firms Information Technologies Division. Under his direction, the division grew to over 50 professionals, in 6 offices offering telecommunications, audiovisual and security consulting and design services to clients worldwide constituting millions of square feet of state-of-the-art voice, data and video systems solutions.

Mr. Buscarino’s project management style is to reinforce team approach throughout development efforts. He supports and solicits input from team members at all levels. He communicates effectively with clients to identify needs and evaluate optional ideas and strategies, and strives for a balance among theory, applications, and systems.

Whether in the role of President, Engineer, PM or SME, he provides technical support through definition and positioning, and suggests alternative solutions to meet client requirements more efficiently. Mr. Buscarino has excellent analytical, problem solving, and interpersonal skills, as well as a methodical, strategic and hands-on approach to problem solving, as evident in TCG’s many out-of-the-box project solutions.

As a member of InfoComm's Integrated Buildings Task Force and Info- Comm 100, Mr. Buscarino is helping to drive greater integration of technology systems through the development of best practices and standards, ultimately providing reduced costs and greater efficiency for property owners.

Mr. Buscarino continually defines ways to increase customer satisfaction and deepen client contact. As President of The Clarient Group, he maintains lasting client relationships and continually ensures TCG staff consistently deliver superior technical solutions to all clients.