WASHINGTON – Please attribute the following statement to CTIA® Assistant Vice President and Associate General Counsel Maria Kirby:
“Continued focus on efficient use of spectrum is key to preserving U.S. leadership in deployment of advanced wireless services and we appreciate the hard work of NTIA and other federal agencies in putting forth this study. As we review the report, we look forward to finding ways to build on these efforts in the near- and long-term.”
CTIA® (www.ctia.org) represents the U.S. wireless communications industry and the companies throughout the mobile ecosystem that enable Americans to lead a 21st century connected life. The association’s members include wireless carriers, device manufacturers, suppliers as well as apps and content companies. CTIA vigorously advocates at all levels of government for policies that foster continued wireless innovation and investment. The association also coordinates the industry’s voluntary best practices, hosts educational events that promote the wireless industry and co-produces the industry’s leading wireless tradeshow. CTIA was founded in 1984 and is based in Washington, D.C.