About Us

ALCOM has been providing radio communications expertise for over 25 years. Our highly experienced and professional team focus on providing products, services and advice tailored to your specific requirements.

Conveniently based on Te Ngae Road in Rotorua we are specialists in fixed & mobile radio sales, service, installation and repeater coverage. We offer free advice to help you work out what radio communication equipment and repeater coverage will best suit your needs. Call us to discuss how radio communications could enhance your business or event communications.

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ALCOM's customers include:

  • Forestry Companies
  • Sawmills
  • Wood Processing
  • Log Harvesting Contractors
  • Log Transport Operators
  • Rural Sector/Farming
  • Government Ministries and Departments
  • Regional and District Councils
  • Emergency Services: Police, Fire & Ambulance
  • Electricity Providers
  • Tourism
  • General Transport Operators
  • Courier/Taxi Companies
  • Event Radio Communication Support
  • Service Industry Firms

Meet the Team

Vernon Douglas

Managing Director (Sales & Projects)

Vernon's varied career includes working as an accountant, a sales manager, a teacher and 15 years as an airline pilot with Air New Zealand and Air India. His current role is to lead the team in our quest to provide you with the most up to date, cost effective communication solution for your needs.

027 251 6564


Ken Glass

Sales/Business Development

We are very pleased to have Ken join the ALCOM team. He has many years experience in the radio industry and is focussed on developing customer relationships so that you get the best possible radio communications and after sales service for your business.

027 954 1498


Catherine Douglas

Managing Director (Admin & Marketing)

Catherine is originally from Belfast, Northern Ireland. She has lived in New Zealand since 1993 and has a background in sports & event management and education. Much of this experience has proven to be very useful in her current role as Admin and Marketing Manager.

07 345 8655


Charlie Tetenburg

Radio Technician/Installer