April 27, 2018
CTIA President & CEO Congratulates New FTC Chairman and Commissioners .
WASHINGTON – The following statement is for attribution to CTIA® President and CEO Meredith Attwell Baker following the Senate’s confirmation of the five new FTC commissioners, including Chairman Simons.
“CTIA and the wireless industry congratulate Joseph Simons, Rohit Chopra, Rebecca Slaughter, Noah Phillips and Christine Wilson on their successful Senate confirmations as commissioners to the Federal Trade Commission. They each possess deep expertise and command of communications and consumer issues, and will provide valuable leadership to the FTC’s oversight and understanding of new and evolving technologies. We wish Chairman Simons and the other new commissioners every success in their new roles.”
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.