Options Range Sky High

Alleven, Monica
October 1999
Wireless Week;10/04/99, Vol. 5 Issue 40, p1
Trade Publication
Focuses on the options Teledisc LLC could take for its satellite-based wireless market. Role of the company's chief executive officer Craig McGraw; Background on the company's operations; Negotiations with Motorola.


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