Call for Nominations: RWA Board of Directors

Elections will be held to elect four (4) Directors: Three (3) Voting (Carrier) Board seats One (1) Supporting/Associate seat Two incumbent Directors are running for re-election. The Nominating Committee is calling for nominations of candidates [...]

July 15th, 2016|Categories: Press Releases|Tags: |

RWA Comments on the State of Mobile Wireless Competition

RWA filed comments that will help the FCC draft the Nineteenth Annual Report on the state of competition in mobile wireless services. In its comments, RWA focuses on specific trends in mobile wireless network deployment [...]

June 1st, 2016|Categories: Advocacy, Competition, Member News, Press Releases|Tags: , , |

RWA to Hold Rural Wireless Summit at CTIA Super Mobility 2016

RWA today announced that it will join CTIA Super Mobility 2016 in September in Las Vegas. The continued strategic partnership reinforces the importance of urban and rural carriers working together to meet consumer demand for [...]

March 8th, 2016|Categories: Events, Press Releases|Tags: , , , |

Infiniti Broadband Selects Huawei to Provide End-to-End LTE Network Solutions and Services throughout the United States and Caribbean

Huawei Selected for Its Innovative Products and Technical Expertise for Rural Network Systems in the U.S. FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Jan. 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Huawei today announced it has been selected by Infiniti Broadband as [...]

January 26th, 2016|Categories: Member News, Member Press Release, Press Releases|

RWA Applauds Library of Congress Handset Unlocking Decision

The statement below may be attributed to Erin P. Fitzgerald, RWA’s Assistant Regulatory Counsel. Arlington, VA – The Rural Wireless Association, Inc. (RWA) has long supported the ability of consumers to unlock their cellphones, and [...]

October 29th, 2015|Categories: Devices, Handsets, Legislation, Press Releases|Tags: , , |

RWA Announces New Directors and Board Officers

Arlington, VA – RWA recently announced the results of its Board of Director elections and the 2015-2016 Board Officers. Elections were held during RWA’s Annual Meeting on September 22, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts. Newly elected Directors [...]

October 7th, 2015|Categories: Press Releases|Tags: |

Commissioner O’Rielly Remarks before the Rural Wireless Association | FCC.gov

Commissioner O'Rielly speaking at the Rural Wireless Summit in Las Vegas.  To view the PDF of this speech please click here. Source: Commissioner O'Rielly Remarks before the Rural Wireless Association | FCC.gov

September 16th, 2015|Categories: Events, Press Releases|

Q&A: Rural Carriers Seek Level Playing Field

This piece was originally published in the 2015 Super Mobility Week Official Show Daily.  Think the Big Four traditional carriers will be the only ones strutting their stuff at CTIA this year? Think again. The [...]

September 16th, 2015|Categories: Events, Press Releases|

ACG Announces Affiliate Membership at RWA Event

September 10, 2015 - Las Vegas, NV – The Associated Carrier Group (ACG) announced a new Affiliate Membership program during the Rural Wireless Summit, hosted by the Rural Wireless Association (RWA), in Las Vegas, Nevada. ACG [...]

September 10th, 2015|Categories: Devices, Handsets, Member Press Release, Press Releases|Tags: , , , |

SaveWirelessChoice Highlights Preservation of Spectrum Reserve

RWA is a member of SaveWirelessChoice, a coalition of public interest groups, wireless carriers, consumer and trade groups. The coalition released the statement below in response to the FCC Open Meeting vote on incentive auction procedures. [...]

August 7th, 2015|Categories: Press Releases|Tags: , , |