ARLINGTON, VA (November 8, 2017) – The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA), the leading association representing the manufacturers and suppliers of high-tech communications networks, today released the following statement after the Senate confirmed David Redl as Administrator at the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA).
Cinnamon Rogers, TIA’s Senior Vice President for Government Affairs, commented:
“TIA applauds the Senate for confirming David Redl to head the National Telecommunications and Information Administration. NTIA plays a vital role managing U.S. federal spectrum policy, promoting the Internet of Things, supporting broadband deployment and the implementation of FirstNet, and coordinating telecommunications policy across the federal government. Having a new NTIA Administrator will ensure that NTIA can continue to carry out its important functions, many of which are of great importance to the U.S. information & communications technology industry.”
Ashley Simmons, 703-907-7704, firstname.lastname@example.org
The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA) represents manufacturers and suppliers of global communications networks through standards development, policy and advocacy, business opportunities, market intelligence, and events and networking. TIA enhances the business environment for broadband, mobile wireless, information technology, networks, cable, satellite and unified communications. Members' products and services empower communications in every industry and market, including healthcare, education, security, public safety, transportation, government, the military, the environment, and entertainment. Visit tiaonline.org for more details. TIA is accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), and is a proud sponsor of ANSI’s Standards Boost Business campaign. Visit www.standardsboostbusiness.org for details.