Sue Marek

Sue Marek
Sue Marek
Contributing Editor

Sue Marek has been reporting on the telecom and tech industries for more than 25 years. Most recently she was editor in chief at SDxCentral where she oversaw all of that site’s editorial content. Prior to that she was editor in chief of FierceMarkets Telecom Group, where she managed a team of editors and was responsible for the content for several of the company’s web sites, newsletters and live events. Sue is a frequent speaker at industry events and has moderated panels for the Consumer Electronics Show, the Competitive Carriers’ Show, The Wireless Infrastructure Show, 5G North America, DC 5G, Interop, and more. Follow @SueMarek on Twitter and find her on LinkedIn.

Stories by Sue Marek

T-Mobile hitches brand to Shakira in hopes of drawing Latino market

The spending power of the growth U.S. Hispanic population has not been lost on wireless operators—particularly T-Mobile US, which last night kicked off its new multi-year partnership with Shakira, the Grammy winning singer from South America, by hosting a free concert in New York City's Bryant Park.

T-Mobile kills international data roaming fees

T-Mobile US took its "uncarrier" strategy to a new level by effectively killing global data roaming rates in more than 100 countries for customers on its Simple Choice rate plans starting Oct. 31. In addition, the company announced that its LTE coverage is now nationwide, covering 202 million POPs, which is about one quarter ahead of plan. The company has previously said it would reach 200 million POPs by year-end.

AT&T CEO: Europe is ripe for mobile broadband investment

AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson continues to fan the flames when it comes to the telecom giant's likelihood of investing in a European telecom company. Stephenson, speaking yesterday in Brussels at an industry conference hosted by ETNO, the European telecommunications lobby, said that he continues to be fascinated by how slow mobile broadband is moving in Europe and therefore he thinks it is "a huge opportunity for somebody."