Traditionalists Still Dominate Paging

Felps, Bruce
November 1999
Wireless Week;11/29/99, Vol. 5 Issue 48, p27
Trade Publication
Focuses on radio paging carriers' support for traditional one-way paging services. Remarks from John Beletic, chairman and chief executive of PageMart Wireless Inc., regarding the success of one-way paging service; Revenue of PageMart from its one-way network in 1999; Findings of the study `The State of the U.S. Paging Industry: 1999' from Strategis Group.


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