T-Mobile USA CEO Dotson to Resign Next Year
T-Mobile USA today announced that long-time CEO Robert Dotson plans to leave the company. He will remain CEO until February 2011 and on the board until May. He has designated Philipp Humm as his successor.
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Verizon Wireless CEO Dan Mead to Retire
Dan Mead, who has served as the CEO of Verizon Wireless since 2010, plans to retire according to filings the company made with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Mead will remain on the board of directors and serve as executive vice president and president of strategic initiatives.
T-Mobile Shuffles Execs
T-Mobile has promoted CMO Mike Sievert to the COO position, according to a document the company filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Sievert served as the CMO under CEO John Legere since November 2012 and helped develop the company's Uncarrier strategy.
Given limited spectrum Tmo has acquired for 4G, Advancement would only be attainable fully by merge or partnership with another carrier with Spectrum to spare. HSPA+ is formidable under current conditions. However, it will falter under increased use. Let us hope for competition sake, Tmo will remain a competent carrier.
T-mo has pretty much remained on its own without help from their European partners. I suspect with the explosion of consistent advances in the US wireless industry, Mr. Dotson may feel it is better to exit while Tmo i