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Date: 10.30.2017
WASHINGTON, D.C. – USTelecom honored outgoing Board Chair Robert Hunt, GVTC Vice President of Regulatory Affairs and Business Operations, for his commitment to the association and leadership promoting broadband investment, deployment and business growth. Incoming Chair Anand Vadapalli, President and CEO Alaska Communication Systems,...
Posted In: USTelecom news
Date: 09.01.2017
WASHINGTON, D.C. – USTelecom CEO Jonathan Spalter announced today that Lorna Johnson has been promoted to Vice President, Finance & Administration. "Lorna’s commitment to transparency, accountability and fiscal prudence, coupled with her institutional knowledge, are tremendous assets to USTelecom, and I look forward to...
Date: 08.29.2017
While broadband is widely deployed across the United States, availability continues to lag in rural areas compared to urban and suburban areas, according to the most current Federal Communications Commission (FCC) broadband deployment data. As of mid-2016, 86 percent of rural households had access to wired broadband at any speed compared to 99...
Date: 08.28.2017
More Americans have choices between broadband service providers at faster speeds than four years ago, according to a new USTelecom / CensusNBM analysis of the most current Federal Communications Commission broadband deployment data. Nearly half of U.S. households now have access to download speeds of 25 Mbps from two or more wired broadband...
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Date: 08.16.2017
WASHINGTON, D.C. – USTelecom CEO Jonathan Spalter announced today that Robert Mayer has been promoted to Senior Vice President, Cybersecurity. "At a time of growing international focus on cybersecurity, we are fortunate to have Robert as a true leader on the USTelecom team. He is a respected convener and advocate in the cybersecurity...
Date: 06.05.2017
This year marks an important milestone in USTelecom history as we note the 120th anniversary of the association’s founding by a group of entrepreneurs who connected Americans across the country using little but thin wires. Our association has continued to evolve with changing times, convening telecom companies of all sizes and distinguishing...
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Date: 06.05.2017
WASHINGTON, D.C. – USTelecom CEO Jonathan Spalter announced today that Jeremy Pederson has joined the association as a Vice President of Government Affairs. Pederson comes to USTelecom from Frontier Communications, where he was a Senior Manager of Federal Legislative Affairs. Prior to joining Frontier, he served as legislative counsel to...
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Date: 04.03.2017
WASHINGTON, DC— DC communications strategist Sally Aman is USTelecom’s new Senior Vice President of Communications and Public Affairs, the broadband group announced today.  After 15 years at the helm of her own firm, Aman starts in her new role today. “I am thrilled Sally is joining USTelecom to lead our communications...
Date: 03.06.2017
WASHINGTON, D.C. – USTelecom CEO Jonathan Spalter announced today that Galen Roehl has been promoted to Senior Vice President of Government Affairs. “Congress has a once in a lifetime opportunity to make a lasting difference for all Americans when it comes to the nation’s broadband future. I am thrilled that Galen Roehl will...
Date: 12.14.2016
WASHINGTON, DC – Broadband provider network capital expenditures declined nearly $1 billion in 2015 to $76 billion, according to USTelecom’s annual broadband investment research report released today. While the 2015 decline was small when compared to past economic cycles, broadband industry investment is a core component in capital...

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