July 27, 2016 12:49 AM ET

Wireless Telecommunication Services

Company Overview of Cricket Communications, LLC

Company Overview

Cricket Communications, LLC is a wireless/cell phone company. The company offers prepaid phones and plans. It offers its solutions through company owned retail stores and dealers in the United States. The company was founded in 1998 and is based in San Diego, California. Cricket Communications, LLC operates as a subsidiary of Leap Wireless International Inc.

5887 Copley Drive

San Diego, CA 92111

United States

Founded in 1998

Phone:

858-882-6000

Fax:

858-587-2648

Key Executives for Cricket Communications, LLC

President
Assistant Vice President of Finance
Chief Technology Officer, Executive Vice President and Director
Age: 66
Chief Marketing Officer and Vice President
Senior Vice President of Marketing and Senior Vice President of Customer Care
Age: 60
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Cricket Communications, LLC Key Developments

Cricket Wireless Announces Executive Changes

Cricket Wireless announced that it is welcoming Tiffany Baehman as its new Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer. Tiffany brings more than 23 years of experience in consumer marketing, sales and operations. She is replacing Janna Ducich, who recently accepted a new position as Vice President and General Manager of AT&T Mobility for the New England region. Prior to joining Cricket, Tiffany served as vice president and general manager of AT&T Mobility & Consumer Markets for the greater Philadelphia region, leading wireless operations that included more than 650 points of retail distribution across the region.

Cricket Wireless Appoints John Dwyer as New President

Cricket Wireless announced that John Dwyer as the new leader of the Cricket premium no annual contract brand. As Cricket President, Dwyer will oversee the company's day-to-day operations and long-term planning, strategy and execution to drive continued growth and profitability. Dwyer joins a world-class team responsible for redefining the no annual contract wireless experience at more than 9,000 points of distribution nationally, and maximizing customer satisfaction across all consumer channels. Prior to joining Cricket, Dwyer was responsible for trailblazing the customer experience for AT&T Mobile and Business Solutions, energizing retail sales operations, ensuring marketing effectiveness, and innovating customer care. Dwyer replaces Jennifer Van Buskirk, who has been named President of AT&T's Northeast Region.

Cricket Wireless Offers the New Samsung Galaxy S 6 for as Little as $19.99 Initial Phone Payment

Cricket Wireless announced the new Samsung Galaxy S® 6 will be available in its stores and its website, beginning April 24. This amazing smartphone retails for $649.99, customers can get the Galaxy S 6 for $19.99 initial phone payment, with approved credit, and a smartphone plan. Alternatively, customers can take advantage of Cricket's 90 days same-as-cash payment option after a $49.99 initial payment, and no credit check.

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