TITLE

The sky's the limit

AUTHOR(S)
DiMeo, Sam
PUB. DATE
July 1996
SOURCE
Caribbean Business;7/25/1996, Vol. 24 Issue 29, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the entry of paging company SkyTel Corp. into Puerto Rico in November 1996. Establishment of office at Plaza Las Americas Tower; Estimated number of paging units serviced by firm in different countries; Prospects for growth of paging industry; Range of paging and messaging services offered by firm.
ACCESSION #
9610071297

 

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