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Dish’s Mayo talks 2021 buildout goals

Dave Mayo, Dish Network’s EVP of network development, outlined the company’s 2021 buildout goals, and discussed some of the steps Dish is taking to create a startup business mentality for its 5G network even though it is a mature company...

Marek’s Take: Dish’s Mayo says company is committed to 5G

Like everyone else in the wireless industry, I’ve been closely watching Dish Network as it attempts to build a greenfield cloud-native 5G network and become a successful competitor to existing nationwide operators T-Mobile, AT&T and Verizon. And if you’ve been...

Marek’s Take: Will Dish’s 5G wireless gamble pay off?

There is a growing divide in the wireless industry — on one side are those that believe that Dish Chairman Charlie Ergen’s business acumen and his desire to build a greenfield cloud-native 5G network will make the company’s yet-to-launch 5G...

Dish’s Dave Mayo talks about ‘audacious’ effort to deploy greenfield 5G network

Dave Mayo, Dish Networks’ EVP of network development, took the job with Dish about nine months ago because he sees it as “a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity” to help build a new greenfield 5G network in the United States. Not only is...

Dish’s new SVP of retail wireless gets another shot at disruption

Paul Chapple enjoyed the opportunity to be part of the team at T-Mobile when it was upsetting the wireless industry and now he’s getting another chance to be part of the team at Dish Network that’s intent on disrupting the...

Dish’s new EVP of Boost looks forward to shaking up prepaid

It might sound counter-intuitive, but Verizon’s plan to acquire Tracfone from América Móvil is music to the ears of Stephen Stokols. Granted, it’s the biggest carrier buying the biggest MVNO. But Stokols, who just joined Dish Network as executive vice...

DoJ, FCC mark Dish’s acquisition of Boost

The FCC and the U.S. Department of Justice each released statements on Wednesday recognizing T-Mobile’s divestiture of Boost Mobile to Dish Network—one of the conditions on which the government approved the merger of T-Mobile and Sprint last year. “I congratulate...