thompson

 

Towerstream Ready to Wow the Nasdaq

A few months after fixed-wireless broadband provider Clearwire Corp. raised $600 million from its IPO, smaller rival Towerstream Corp. will try its luck on Wall Street. Towerstream will start trading shares of its common stock Thursday on the Nasdaq Capital Market under the ticker symbol TWER. It plans to offer up to $40 million of […]

Midterm Elections Could Change Regulatory Landscape

Washington is a tense place to be right now, said one panelist during COMPTEL’s legislative update session on Monday. With the midterm elections just a few weeks away, everyone in telecom is on tenterhooks, waiting to see who will lead House and Senate committees that guide communications law. If the Democrats win in November, the […]

TowerStream: Ready for WiMAX, Ready for More Partners

TowerStream Corp. is a fixed-wireless broadband provider that prides itself on completely bypassing the RBOCs to provide Internet access to end users, alleviating wait times and stress. The company recently launched its partner program, and is anticipating the arrival of WiMAX standards certification, even though it already operates on pre-WiMAX technology with WiMAX-ready gear. Read […]

TowerStream Partners Up

TowerStream Corp. (Booth 244), a fixed wireless broadband provider, is rolling out its partner program at the Channel Partners Conference & Expo. Jeff Thompson, founder, COO and president, says TowerStream was planning some spiffs and incentives it will introduce at the Channel Partners event. He also says the companys commissions will be one of the […]

Hip-Hop Hotline

Posted: 2/2004 Hip-Hop Hotline Rapper Jay-Z’s new Black Phone Rapper and hip-hop artist Jay-Z is capitalizing on the customized cell phone craze by working with Nokia to produce a special edition of the Nokia 3300 music phone called the Black Phone, which comes preloaded with Jay-Zs recently released Black Album on a multimedia card for […]

Business News

Posted: 05/1999 Global Crossing Comes Ashore, Snatches Frontier in Integrated Services Play By Ken Branson Most telecommunications companies start out on dry land. Eventually, they get to the water’s edge and have to get across the pond somehow. As often as not, they buy capacity on a transoceanic cable owned and operated by Global Crossing […]

The ID is: 75970