If you were going to put together a team to be your Board of Directors for your new wireless venture…how does this cast of all-stars stack up: Publisher of the National Post, Former CEO of Bell Mobility, President of Rothmans Benson & Hedges and President and CEO of XM Canada.
Not too shabby! This is the group that’s currently the Board for new wireless entrant Dave Wireless. Paul Godfrey (Post publisher) and Michael Neuman (ex-Bell CEO) we there previously, but recently announced Barnett and Moskowitz are new members.
John R. Barnett is President of Rothmans Benson & Hedges and previously was president and CEO of Molson Breweries. Michael Moskowitz is President and CEO of XM Canada and was previously President, Americas International of Palm.
Mr. Barnett said “I am pleased to be joining DAVE Wireless’ existing formidable Board members. The company has an exceptionally fresh and pragmatic business strategy and launch plan that are sure to make an indelible mark on Canada’s wireless market for years to come.”
Mr. Moskowitz said “The wireless market is one of Canada’s most dynamic. I am delighted to join the Board and provide strategic guidance as DAVE Wireless becomes a welcome, new choice for Canadian wireless consumers with its compelling value-add business model.