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Win Tickets ($100): January Power Breakfast @ Sentinel Hotel | Kimberly Branam, Executive Director, Prosper Portland

January 31 @ Sentinel Hotel – Kimberly is responsible for the city’s overall economic development. As Portland evolves from a small city to a major one, Kimberly is tasked with the responsibility of building an equitable economy that can sustain the growth while equally benefiting all residents. She came to Prosper Portland after spending four […]

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January Power Breakfast @ Sentinel Hotel | Meet Seattle Mariners CEO & Wireless Industry Pioneer, John Stanton, Networking & More!

January Power Breakfast
All Ages
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During the 1980s, John served as Chief Operating Officer and Vice Chairman of McCaw Cellular, which became the largest wireless operator in the US. In the late 1980s, John began acquiring rural wireless properties with partners Mikal Thomsen and Terry Gillespie. These properties, along with other merged entities, formed Western Wireless Corporation, which John led as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer through 2005. He also served as chairman and CEO of VoiceStream Wireless, which was spun out of Western Wireless and eventually acquired by Deutsche Telecom in 2001 and renamed T-Mobile USA. Most recently, John served as a director, Chairman and interim CEO of Clearwire Corporation. (more…)

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