RWA – The Rural Wireless Association Announces LTE Roaming Initiative

RWA - The Rural Wireless Association, today announced the LTE Roaming Initiative with leading rural operator Union Wireless and six strategic service and platform providers, giving rural subscribers seamless connectivity over 4G LTE as they [...]

September 13th, 2013|Categories: Member News, Member Press Release, Press Releases, Roaming, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |

RWA’s Carri Bennet Discusses Verizon/Vodafone Deal with the BBC

RTG's General Counsel, Carri Bennet, commented on Verizon’s bid to purchase Verizon Wireless from UK-based Vodafone for $130 billion during two British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) radio programs. Throughout the interviews with the host of Business [...]

September 4th, 2013|Categories: Member News, Spectrum, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

AT&T Continues to Shout-Down Any Opposition to its Spectrum Hoarding Quest

RTG Supports Reasonable Limits on the Spectrum Holdings of All Carriers AT&T, Inc. (AT&T) has submitted yet another filing with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC or Commission) arguing once again that any proposal suggesting a limit on [...]

August 14th, 2013|Categories: Press Releases|Tags: , , |

RTG’s 2013 Annual Meeting at NTCA’s Fall Conference

Join us for the 2013 RTG Annual Meeting on Tuesday, September 17, 2013 from 3-6PM in Chicago, IL (at the Sheraton Chicago Hotel & Towers).  RTG is holding its Annual Meeting in conjunction with the [...]

June 26th, 2013|Categories: Events|Tags: |

RTG’s Technology Advisor Named to FCC’s CSRIC

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has appointed Mehran Nazari, Technology Advisor for the Rural Telecommunications Group – The Rural Wireless Advocate - to the Communications Security, Reliability and Interoperability Council (CSRIC).  CSRIC is a federal [...]

May 16th, 2013|Categories: Press Releases|Tags: , |

Quality One Wireless, LLC Joins RTG

The Rural Telecommunications Group is pleased to welcome Quality One Wireless, LLC as its newest member.  Quality One Wireless, LLC is a leading distributor of wireless handsets, accessories and communication equipment throughout North, South and [...]

May 14th, 2013|Categories: Member News, Press Releases, Uncategorized|Tags: |

RTG General Counsel Recognized by Super Lawyers

Carri Bennet, Managing Principal of Bennet & Bennet, PLLC, and General Counsel to the Rural Telecommunications Group, was recently named to the list of 2013 Washington, D.C. Super Lawyers, in the Communications Law category, by [...]

May 2nd, 2013|Categories: Member News, Member Press Release, Press Releases|Tags: |

RTG Congratulates Commissioner Clyburn on Appointment as Interim FCC Chair

The Rural Telecommunications Group (RTG) applauds President Barack Obama for appointing Commissioner Mignon L. Clyburn to Acting Chair of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC or Commission) upon departure of the current Chairman, Julius Genachowski, and [...]

May 1st, 2013|Categories: Press Releases|Tags: , |

Globecomm’s Andrew Silberstein Appointed to RTG – The Rural Wireless Advocate’s Board of Directors

RTG –  The Rural Wireless Advocate, announces the appointment of Andrew Silberstein, Senior Vice President and General Manager of Globecomm Network Services to the RTG Board of Directors. “I am pleased that Mr. Silberstein will [...]

April 9th, 2013|Categories: Member News, Press Releases|Tags: , |

Visit the RTG Booth at RTIME

RTG is going to the Rural Telecom Industry Meeting & EXPO, February 3-6, 2013 in Orlando, Florida. Join us during the EXPO on February 4-5, we'll be in booth #604. We look forward to seeing you [...]

November 15th, 2012|Categories: Events, Uncategorized|Tags: |