Boingo Wireless Appoints Mike Finley to Board of Directors
Wireless Industry Veteran Brings Extensive Carrier Expertise
LOS ANGELES -- August 12, 2013
Boingo Wireless (NASDAQ: WIFI), the leading DAS and Wi-Fi provider that serves
consumers, carriers and advertisers worldwide, today announced the appointment
of Mike Finley, a senior vice president at Qualcomm, to the Board of
Directors. The appointment was made at the Board of Directors meeting on
August 6 and becomes effective immediately.
Finley adds nearly 30 years of experience in wireless telecommunications,
including more than 20 years of executive leadership for companies such as
Verizon, Sprint, Nextel, and AirTouch Cellular. He is currently senior vice
president of Global Business Development at Qualcomm.
“As carrier offload builds momentum, Mike’s decades of experience in the
wireless industry will help ensure we’re developing strategy with a long view
towards meeting that sector’s needs through Wi-Fi, DAS and other small cell
solutions,” said David Hagan, CEO of Boingo Wireless.
Finley was appointed by the Board of Directors to an incremental position
created by the company.
About Boingo Wireless
Boingo Wireless, Inc. (NASDAQ: WIFI) helps the world stay connected. Our vast
footprint of small cell networks covers more than a million DAS and Wi-Fi
locations and reaches more than 1 billion consumers annually – in places as
varied as airports, stadiums, shopping malls, restaurants, universities, and
military bases. The Boingo platform is the only monetization engine of its
kind, driving revenue through carrier offload, advertising, location-based
data analytics, and consumer products like IPTV, high-speed broadband, and
Wi-Fi. For more information about the Boingo story, visit www.boingo.com.
Boingo, Boingo Wireless, the Boingo Wireless Logo and Don’t Just Go. Boingo
are registered trademarks of Boingo Wireless, Inc. All other trademarks are
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including Boingo’s Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2012 filed with
the SEC on March 18, 2013, and Form 10-Q for the quarter ended March 31, 2013
filed with the SEC on May 10, 2013, and Form 10-Q for the quarter ended June
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forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information, future
developments or otherwise, except as may be required by law.
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