SAN DIEGO, April 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Leap Wireless International, Inc. (NASDAQ: LEAP), a leading provider of innovative and value-driven wireless communications services, reported today the following information regarding certain inducement awards made by Leap during the period commencing July 14, 2009 through April 14, 2011 under Leap's 2009 Employment Inducement Equity Incentive Plan, which provides for the granting of equity awards to new employees of Cricket Communications, Inc. as an inducement to join the company.
Leap previously issued press releases on the dates listed below announcing grants of inducement awards to non-executive employees and the aggregate number of shares of Leap common stock subject to such awards. NASDAQ has requested that Leap issue this press release to identify the number of new non-executive employees who received the inducement awards announced in such releases:
NASDAQ also has requested that Leap issue this press release to identify the names of new non-executive employees who received inducement awards announced in press releases issued on the dates listed below:
Mary Frances Jones
Copies of the press releases previously issued by Leap can be found on Leap's website at www.leapwireless.com.
Leap provides innovative, high-value wireless services to a fast-growing, young and ethnically diverse customer base. With the value of unlimited wireless services as the foundation of its business, Leap pioneered its Cricket service. The Company and its joint ventures now operate in 35 states and the District of Columbia and hold licenses in 35 of the top 50 U.S. markets. Through its affordable, flat-rate service plans, Cricket offers customers a choice of unlimited voice, text, data and mobile Web services. Headquartered in San Diego, Calif., Leap is traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the ticker symbol "LEAP." For more information, please visit www.leapwireless.com.