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Dish names former FreedomPop CEO to lead Boost Mobile

Tuesday 22 September 2020 | 14:15 CET | News
Dish Network has hired the FreedomPop co-founder and former CEO Stephen Stokols to lead its brand Boost Mobile. He will serve as executive vice president of Boost Mobile, responsible for sales, marketing, go-to-market strategy and operations. Stokols said he will focus on "bringing new innovations to the market, increased availability across all channels, and ultimately, the best consumer value in mobile."

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Companies: Accenture / Boost Mobile / BT / Dish Network / FreedomPop / Qwest / Qwest Communications
Countries: United States
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