Purposeful Innovation

Our customers have motivated our relentless drive for innovation.

Now we’re redefining what connectivity can do.

Purposeful Innovation

Our customers have motivated our relentless drive for innovation. Now we’re redefining what connectivity can do.

Our Vision

To change the way the world communicates.

Our Mission

To connect people and things.

Innovating Across Industries

DISH has a 40-year history of innovation, and our mission and vision remain unchanged. At DISH Wireless, we’re doing what we do best: bringing revolutionary solutions to customers, partners and communities.
DISH Timeline

Our Founders

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Jim DeFranco

Co-Founder and EVP
Special Advisor to the CEO
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Candy Ergen

Co-Founder and Senior Advisor
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Charlie Ergen

Co-Founder and Chairman

Our Leaders

Hamid Akhavan

Hamid Akhavan

President & Chief Executive Officer
John Swieringa

John Swieringa

President of Technology & Chief Operating Officer
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Eben Albertyn

EVP, Chief Technology Officer
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Jeff Blum

EVP, External & Legislative Affairs
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Tom Cullen

EVP, Corporate Development
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Michael Kelly

EVP, Group President, Retail Wireless
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Satish Sharma

EVP, Network Deployment
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Jeff McSchooler

EVP, Wireless Network Operations
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Marc Rouanne

EVP, Global Partnerships
Lisa Walker

Lisa Walker

SVP, Wholesale Business Operations
Paul Chapple

Paul Chapple

SVP, Retail Wireless Operations
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In-Kyung Kim

SVP, Chief Solutions Officer
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Sean Lee

SVP, Retail Wireless Sales
Richard Leitao

Richard Leitao

SVP, National Development

DISH Wireless is changing the way the world communicates.