TITLE

Full speed ahead for WildBlue

PUB. DATE
July 2006
SOURCE
CED;Jul2006, Vol. 32 Issue 7, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article presents information related to the five-year wholesale distribution deals furnished by WildBlue Communications Inc. with EchoStar Communications Corp. and DirecTV Group Inc. The deals are very significant for WildBlue as it will enable WildBlue to tap into a direct broadcast satellite subscriber base of 27 million customers. According to David Leonard, chief executive officer of WildBlue, the deals are a turning point for WildBlue. Both, EchoStar and DirecTV, expect to market services of WildBlue under their own respective brands in the time to come.
ACCESSION #
21657326

 

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