CTIA Announced Board of Directors: de La Vega, Hesse, Comolli and Dotson

CTIA_TWA_K_BIG.jpgToday, CTIA-The Wireless Association announced the industry trade
group's newly elected Board of Directors' Officers. They are: AT&T
Mobility President and CEO Ralph de la Vega as Chairman; Sprint Nextel
CEO Dan Hesse as Vice Chairman; Asurion CEO Bret Comolli as Treasurer;
Cellcom President and CEO Patrick Riordan as Secretary; and T-Mobile USA
President and CEO Robert Dotson as Chairman Emeritus.

The Officers were chosen by CTIA's Board of Directors and will serve a
one-year term beginning January 1, 2010.

"These distinguished wireless industry leaders have a wealth of
knowledge and experience that will greatly benefit the Association and
the overall industry. I look forward to working with these Officers in
the coming year as we continue to advocate on behalf of the wireless
industry and the more than 276 million U.S. wireless subscribers on many
important issues at the federal and state legislatures and regulatory
agencies," said Steve Largent, CTIA-The Wireless Association President
and CEO.

CTIA is the international association for the wireless
telecommunications industry, representing carriers, manufacturers and
wireless Internet providers.