Telephone and Data Systems company info

What does Telephone and Data Systems do?
Telephone and Data Systems (NYSE:TDS) is a diversified telecommunications company committed to connecting customers through quality communication services. It operates through various business segments offering a range of wireless, cable, broadband, and voice services tailored to meet the needs of residential and business customers. The company focuses on innovation and customer satisfaction, consistently working on expanding its network and enhancing the quality of its service offerings. Projects often include upgrading network infrastructure, exploring new technologies like 5G, and expanding into underserved areas to bridge the digital divide. The primary objective of Telephone and Data Systems is to provide superior telecommunications solutions that keep people connected while driving sustainable growth and value for its stakeholders.
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Company Snapshot

Is Telephone and Data Systems a public or private company?

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Ownership
Public

How many people does Telephone and Data Systems employ?

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Employees
8,800

What sector is Telephone and Data Systems in?

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Sector
Communication Services

Where is the head office for Telephone and Data Systems?

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Head Office
Chicago, United States

What year was Telephone and Data Systems founded?

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Year Founded
1969
What does Telephone and Data Systems specialise in?
/Telecommunication Services /Wireless Services /Broadband Internet /Digital TV /Voice Services /Managed IT Solutions

What are the products and/or services of Telephone and Data Systems?

Overview of Telephone and Data Systems offerings
Wireless products and services through U.S. Cellular, offering comprehensive mobile services including voice, messaging, and data solutions.
Broadband services including high-speed internet, digital TV, and voice services to residential and commercial customers.
Managed IT services delivering a range of solutions from cloud and data center services to security and applications support.
Wholesale services providing a suite of offerings to other carriers, including tower leasing, backhaul transport, and roaming agreements.
IPTV (Internet Protocol Television) services offering digital television through a high-speed internet connection, featuring live broadcasts, on-demand content, and digital recording capabilities.
Hosted and managed services for businesses, encompassing cloud-based solutions, virtualization, and managed network services to support operations.

Who is in the executive team of Telephone and Data Systems?

Telephone and Data Systems leadership team
  • Mr. LeRoy T. Carlson Jr.
    Mr. LeRoy T. Carlson Jr.
    President, CEO & Director
  • Ms. Vicki L. Villacrez
    Ms. Vicki L. Villacrez
    Executive VP, CFO & Director
  • Mr. Joseph R. Hanley
    Mr. Joseph R. Hanley
    Senior Vice President of Strategy & Corporate Development
  • Ms. Anita J. Kroll
    Ms. Anita J. Kroll
    Chief Accounting Officer, VP & Controller
  • Ms. Laurie A. Ruchti
    Ms. Laurie A. Ruchti
    VP & Chief Information Officer
  • Ms. Julie D. Mathews
    Ms. Julie D. Mathews
    Director of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Stephen P. Fitzell CPA
    Mr. Stephen P. Fitzell CPA
    General Counsel & Assistant Secretary
  • Mr. John N. Greene Jr., Ph.D.
    Mr. John N. Greene Jr., Ph.D.
    Vice President of Human Resource Development