Posts tagged with: strategy

Verizon bolsters enterprise focus, names SVP for new strategy role

Verizon Business is bolstering its enterprise efforts with the creation of a new role, appointing Shubho Ghosh as SVP to lead business strategy and transformation. Ghosh comes from the Boston Consulting Group, where he worked with technology and telecommunications clients,...

AT&T, Ericsson execs to lead 6G strategy for U.S. coalition

ATIS’ Next G Alliance is setting work in motion for a roadmap to 6G, appointing AT&T and Ericsson executives to lead efforts on overall strategy and direction for the North American coalition. AT&T EVP and CTO Andre Fuetsch was elected chair...

Verizon’s retail strategy touches some nerves

If you’ve recently visited a corporate Verizon store, you may have noticed signage telling customers to wait outside. It’s part of a 1:1 ratio of customer-to-rep that the company started last year when the pandemic set in.   It’s been...

AT&T’s 5G strategy is a little like Verizon, a little like T-Mobile

While AT&T was one of the early proponents of mmWave spectrum for 5G, the company has been rather quiet about its 5G spectrum strategy this year. Speaking at a FierceWireless 5G virtual event this week, Gordon Mansfield, AT&T’s VP of...

Comcast CEO outlines 3-tier mobile strategy

Comcast’s wireless service Xfinity Mobile has pulled in about 2.5 million subscribers and CEO Brian Roberts says there’s still a lot of runway to go. Comcast was one of the first major cable companies to offer its own mobile service...

Elliott blasts Crown Castle’s fiber strategy

Activist investor Elliott Management, the same firm that trashed AT&T’s management last year, says Crown Castle International is in need of a makeover, most notably in its fiber strategy. Elliott, which owns an economic interest worth $1 billion of Crown Castle, on...