Fishing for Finance

Fishing for Finance After some slow years, private money again is fueling the communications sector. Its a breeze for the big-name companies to score funding, yet not so simple for lesser-known providers or resellers. Plus, if you dont want more than $10 million, major investment banks and venture capitalists wont even look at you. So […]

WIP Launches WIPConnector Networking Resource

The Wireless Industry Partnership (WIP) launched this week a networking resource designed to help those throughout the wireless industry value chain find the right contacts, companies and resources to advance their businesses. WIP’s three key focuses are linking networking developers to developer programs, connecting venture capital to wireless innovation and helping businesses with their business […]

ICG Goes to Venture Capitalists

ICG Communications Inc. emerged from bankruptcy two years ago, but the restructuring did not lead to prosperity. In fact, the Englewood, Colo., telecommunications company disclosed this fall in a proxy statement filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission that it would likely have to file for bankruptcy again and liquidate assets if it did not […]

Shake Out, Rattle and Roll

Posted: 04/2001 Shake Out, Rattle and Roll A funny thing happened on the way to endless prosperity. The roof caved, crushing many an upstart. But with any disaster, rebuilding begins immediately. And so it is in the telecom industry, which has been hit hard in this current economic downturn. However, during the February CompTel ( […]

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