Sprint PCS' Andy Sukawaty: Pushing On Numbering, Driving Safety, CPP Progress

April 2000
Wireless Week;04/03/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 14, p22
Trade Publication
Interviews Andrew Sukawaty, president and chief executive officer of Sprint PCS, who will assume the CTIA chairmanship in June 2000. Efforts of wireless communication companies to push industry viewpoints with regulators and legislators in the United States; Legislative issues which he plans to emphasize; Priority issues which he wants the Federal Communications Commission to address.


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