Roger Linquist co-founded MetroPCS Communications and has served as our Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board of Directors of MetroPCS Communications since its inception and its President from inception through June 2007 and Secretary from inception through October 2004.
In 1989, Linquist founded PageMart Wireless (now USA Mobility), a U.S. paging company. He served as PageMart's Chief Executive Officer from 1989 to 1993, and as Chairman from 1989 through March 1994, when he resigned to form the company.
Linquist served as a director of PageMart Wireless from June 1989 to September 1997, and was a founding director of the Cellular Telecommunications and Internet Association.
Chairman, CEO & President
Jun, 2007 - Current (over 9 years)
Co-Founder & CEO
Jul, 1994 - Current (about 22 years)
Board & Advisor Roles (2)Update
|Apr 24, 2013||The Verge - MetroPCS shareholders approve T-Mobile USA merger|
|Mar 12, 2013||Engadget - FCC approves T-Mobile - MetroPCS deal, deems the merger will 'serve the public interest'|
|Mar 12, 2013||The Verge - T-Mobile and MetroPCS merger approved by the FCC|
|Oct 30, 2012||ZD Net - MetroPCS Q3: 1 million LTE subscribers, $193m profit|
|Oct 30, 2012||Engadget - MetroPCS breaks 1 million LTE customers, makes $193 million profit despite losing 312,000 users in Q3|
|Oct 3, 2012||GeekWire - Confirmed: T-Mobile USA and MetroPCS to combine, based in Seattle region|
|Oct 3, 2012||Engadget - Deutsche Telekom and MetroPCS agree on $1.5 billion T-Mobile merger (updated)|
|Apr 26, 2012||Engadget - MetroPCS announces Q1 2012 results: total revenues up, new subscriber growth shrinks|