Sprint Chief Executive Officer to Address the Future of Wireless at The Executives' Club of Chicago Global Leaders Luncheon

Sprint CEO Dan Hesse, On How Emerging Technology Will Connect Us to Everything

Oct 08, 2013, 14:42 ET from The Executives' Club of Chicago

CHICAGO, Oct. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- With advances in technology happening at the blink of an eye, it is difficult to predict where the future of this field will take us. At The Executives' Club of Chicago Global Leaders Luncheon on Oct. 22, Sprint CEO Dan Hesse, will do just that by sharing his vision of a future where wireless will go beyond connecting people to people.

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At the Hyatt Regency, Hesse will discuss how wireless has altered our daily lives over the past ten years and will explain how innovations in wireless technology are transforming the world we've come to know. Hesse also plans to share his futuristic vision of a wireless revolution and what that will mean for all of us.

In December 2007, Hesse was named CEO of Sprint.  Prior to his appointment, Hesse was the Chairman and CEO of Embarq Corporation, a $6 billion telecommunications services company.  From 2000-2004, he served as Chairman, President and CEO of Terabeam Corporation, a wireless telecommunications technology company.

Event Details

  • Global Leaders Luncheon with Dan Hesse, Tuesday, Oct. 22
    "The Future of Wireless: How Emerging Technology Will Connect Us to Everything"
    Hyatt Regency, Regency Room – 151 E. Wacker Drive, Chicago
    Registration and Networking: 11:15 a.m.; Lunch and Program: 12-1:15 p.m.

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About Sprint: Sprint offers a comprehensive range of wireless and wireline communications services bringing the freedom of mobility to consumers, businesses and government users. Sprint served more than 53 million customers at the end of the second quarter of 2013 and is widely recognized for developing, engineering and deploying innovative technologies, including the first wireless 4G service from a national carrier in the United States; offering industry-leading mobile data services, leading prepaid brands including Virgin Mobile USA, Boost Mobile, and Assurance Wireless; instant national and international push-to-talk capabilities; and a global Tier 1 Internet backbone. The American Customer Satisfaction Index rated Sprint as the most improved company in customer satisfaction, across all 47 industries, during the last five years. Newsweek ranked Sprint No. 3 in both its 2011 and 2012 Green Rankings, listing it as one of the nation's greenest companies, the highest of any telecommunications company. You can learn more and visit Sprint at www.sprint.com.

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