Our mission is to bring innovative
broadband solutions for communities of NWT.

KatloTech Communications Ltd. (KTC) is a Northern Indigenous-owned business, located in the City of Yellowknife. The long-term vision of KTC is to provide world-class telecommunication solutions through the use of wireless and fiber optic technologies.

Our commitment is to northern communities in helping build sustainable economic business ventures in the telecommunications field, with a focus on fiber optic and wireless technologies. Our main goal is to build strong dependable network solutions, design, and support for northern businesses, and communities.


Lyle Fabian


Lyle Fabian is owner of KatloTech Communications, and has worked in the IT sector for the past 14 years, and has earned designations as a Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) and Fiber Optic Certification (CFOT) from the Fiber Optic Association (FOA). Lyle continues to work towards assisting both mining industry, and First Nation communities in building new IT networks.

Lyle Fabian has played a key roles in many projects such as Katlodeeche First Nations very own fiber optic network, and the commissioning of DeBeers Canada new Gahcho Kue diamond mine, brining online their fiber optic automated plant network. Including the designed and deployment of a wireless broadband network for the Yellowknives Dene First Nation connecting both communities over a ten-kilometer robust wireless network.

Rick Sparks

Senior IT Project Management

Rick Sparks is our leading senior IT project manager . He has 20+ years proven success record planning, designing, implementing and managing diverse information technology projects for health care centers and hospitals, multinational corporations, non-profit agencies/organizations, K-12 independent private schools and small-medium businesses across North America.

Steve Donald

Global IT Telecom

Over the past 25+ years, Steven has successfully implemented multi-million-dollar projects for some of the world’s largest companies.
- Established and maintained multiple commercial carrier agreements for Elisa Finland.
- Project Manager for Fiber/CATV network for Sumitomo Thailand.
- set up Deutsche Telekom’s international carrier division in Canada and was appointed as the company’s VP of Global Innovation in Vienna.