Sirius Telecom Chief Chris Edgecomb Dies

Born on March 3, 1959, in Hollywood, Calif., Sirius Telecom CEO Chris Edgecomb attended California Polytechnic State University and began his career in the telecommunications industry 30 years ago.

Steve Jobs Leaves Behind a Legacy of Revolution and Vision

While the iPhone 4S, announced Oct. 4, is the latest in a set of iconic devices that debuted in 2007 and changed the mobile industry and the very fabric of our lives forever, Jobs contribution to technology in the last 35 years is hard to overstate.

Wireless Founding Father James Dwyer Dies

Dwyer was best known for starting early cellular systems in several top U.S. markets and working with colleagues and competitors to build a strong base for the young industry.

Telco Titan Bill Haner Dies

The telecommunications industry is mourning the loss of Bill Haner, who died Oct. 6, after a long illness. He was 56. Haner sat on several telecommunications governing boards. He was president of ANI Communications, and held senior executive positions at Pacific Gateway Exchange, Arbinet “The Exchange,” Ocen Communications and Worldcom/ IDB. He is survived by […]

GST GM Kinney-Mantione Mourned

The agent community is mourning the loss of one of its star performers. Susan Gayle Kinney-Mantione, 45, former general manager of master agency Global Systems Telecom, in Coconut Creek, Fla., died April 14, losing her battle with a long-term illness. According to the Ft. Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel, she is survived by her partner of 13 years, […]

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