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Executives For AT&T, DirecTV Questioned About Deal On Capitol Hill
2014-06-25 10:05:19

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online On Tuesday, AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson headed to Capitol Hill to convince law makers and regulators that his company's proposed $48.5 billion takeover of satellite TV provider DirecTV won't push up prices or even limit consumer choice. "It's about fueling investments that bring new and faster broadband connections to millions more Americans," Stephenson told members of the US Senate Judiciary Committee at a hearing Tuesday...

2014-05-06 20:25:35

ST. LOUIS, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Webster University's George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology honored Randall Stephenson, chairman and chief executive officer of AT&T, as its 2014 CEO of the Year on Tuesday, May 6 at World Wide Technology, Inc. Prior to accepting the award, Stephenson discussed why the next five years of the mobile revolution will be the most dramatic in the history of communications, and his insights into leading a 128-year-old...

2011-05-12 06:25:00

Chief executives from AT&T Inc. and T-Mobile appeared on Capitol Hill Wednesday to defend the proposed merger of the two companies, insisting their plan would benefit consumers and improve mobile services. Testifying before the Senate Judiciary's antitrust subcommittee, AT&T Chief Executive Randall Stephenson and T-Mobile USA CEO Philipp Humm rejected criticisms that the merger, which would concentrate 80 percent of U.S. wireless contract customers among AT&T/T-Mobile and Verizon,...

2010-09-22 06:55:00

More than half a million iPad owners are using AT&T's cellular network to surf the Web, said AT&T's chief executive Randall Stephenson on Tuesday. AT&T Inc., the No. 2 U.S. mobile network operator, is the exclusive provider of 3G cellular service for Apple's iPad, and is the exclusive U.S.-based carrier for the Apple iPhone. "We have over half a million iPads connected to the network," Stephenson told financial analysts at the Goldman Sachs Communacopia XIX Conference in New York...

2010-03-01 16:20:00

CHICAGO, March 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Around the world, mobile broadband connectivity has become an essential part of the way people live and work - and, increasingly, an important driver of economic growth and competitive advantage. Randall Stephenson, chairman, CEO and president of AT&T, says that public policies that encourage investment and innovation are needed to keep America competitive. He will discuss these and related topics in his address "Connectivity: Driving Commercial...

2009-04-16 06:30:00

AT&T Inc. is making plans to extend the deal with Apple that makes it the exclusive United States iPhone provider, The Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday.  The newspaper indicated "people familiar with the matter" said Chief Executive Randall Stephenson was actively talking with Apple to lengthen their contract, set to expire next year.  A simple response from an Apple spokeswoman was captured saying, "We have a great relationship with AT&T." Stephenson reportedly...

2009-02-19 07:00:00

DALLAS, Feb. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AT&T* today announced that chairman and chief executive officer Randall Stephenson will serve as the chairman of the 2009-2010 corporate campaign of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). This year's corporate campaign kicks off as the NAACP celebrates 100 years as an advocate for equality and social justice in the United States. AT&T's role in chairing the campaign will be recognized at the NAACP's annual...

2008-10-01 15:46:49

The world's economic situation is already deeply affecting AT&T Inc, the world's largest telecommunications company. Randall Stephenson, Chairman and CEO of AT&T, said on Tuesday that his company was simply unable to sell commercial paper last week to corporations for any time period longer than overnight. Commercial paper is a temporary IOU offered to conglomerates that banks distinguish as "being good" for the money at a later time. Stephenson says that it's not the borrowing of...

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