March 30, 2009 12:23pm
Rogers has officially announced that Nadir Mohamed will takeover as President and CEO. He was the front runner all along. Here are some statements from the press release:
Chairman Alan Horn said “Nadir was the unanimous choice of our board of directors to succeed Ted as RCI’s president and CEO. He is a highly regarded, principled telecom executive who has the demonstrated ability to build and lead strong teams and to consistently deliver strong results. “Over the past eight years Nadir has earned the respect of our Board, our employees and the investment community. The Board believes Nadir’s skills, experience, track record and firm understanding of the industry uniquely position him to lead Rogers through the next chapter in its history. We all congratulate Nadir and look forward to working with him in his expanded leadership role.”
Mr. Nadir Mohamed said “To succeed a visionary business titan like Ted Rogers and to lead a company that has an asset mix as unique and powerful as Rogers’ is a rare and exciting opportunity. We have the brand, the technology platforms, the financial strength, and tremendously talented employees to continue this company’s success well into the future. Looking forward, we will build upon this solid foundation by driving continuous improvements to our customer experience, by improving the efficiency of our operations through cost and capital management, and by delivering innovations and deploying leading edge technologies to meet the changing needs of our customers,”
Let’s reduce those monthly rates and get rid of the System Access Fees… one can only dream!
Read the official press release here