James F. Booth

For more than 25 years, James Booth has provided consulting and legal services to telecommunications carriers and to enterprise companies that manage their own telecommunications networks. Since June of 2009 he has also served as General Counsel of Spread Networks, LLC, which is the industry leader in the construction and operation of low latency high speed networks. Before joining Spread he was General Counsel for OnFiber Communications, a competitive telecommunications provider, and was the sole attorney for Qwest Communications International in support of its construction of an 18,800 mile fiber optic network spanning the United States. Earlier he was lead counsel for U S WEST in its wireless and cable television ventures in the United States, Europe and Hong Kong.

Friday, November 8, 2013

Verizon CEO Lowell McAdam: 'We're in a Golden Age of Innovation'

Verizon Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Lowell McAdam says that the world is just at the beginning of a revolutionary new era in the history of communications and that countless life-changing solutions are waiting to be discovered. McAdam made his comments Thursday (Nov. 7) while receiving the David Packard Medal of Achievement Award from TechAmerica at a reception in Menlo Park. McAdam was the 55th recipient of the award, which annually recognizes significant contributions to the advancement of the high-tech industry and for distinguished service.