Established in 2002, Boost Mobile, part of the Sprint Prepaid Group, redefines value for wireless consumers with more data for less and no long-term commitment to a subscription contract. Operating on the Nationwide Sprint 3G Network for data and the Nationwide Sprint Network for voice services, both reaching more than 281 million people respectively, as well as the nationwide Sprint 4G LTE Network, which reaches more than 280 million people. Learn more about Boost Mobile online on Facebook, Google+, Instagram and Twitter.
Jim Hyde is President of Prepaid and Wholesale Services for Sprint, responsible for developing and driving the prepaid strategy and business, as well as the relationships with Sprint’s wholesale and MVNO customers.
Jim was appointed head of Prepaid Services and Sprint Wholesale in April, 2016. Based in Overland Park, Kansas, Jim is responsible for managing the contract-free business within Sprint under the Boost Mobile, Virgin Mobile and Sprint Prepaid brands. He also oversees Sprint’s Global Wholesale business. The Wholesale group enables hundreds of customers to build successful businesses serving millions of network connections, delivering unique and differentiated services.
Previously, Jim was the CEO, president and director of nTelos Wireless, Lumos Networks and was also CEO and Managing Director of T-Mobile UK. Jim began his career in telecommunications 20 years ago as a member of the leadership team of startup Western Wireless, and helped to grow that company into what is today T-Mobile USA. Jim is a visionary leader with a proven track record of successfully transforming both start-up and multi-billion dollar international companies to deliver best-in-class results, differentiated competitive advantage, and increased shareholder value. He has a well-documented track record of strategy development, building world-class leadership teams, and driving execution and results.