Some sad news about Colin Gibbs

Colin Gibbs

Colin Gibbs, our editor of FierceWireless, passed away on July 29 due to complications from cancer.

Colin covered the wireless industry as a journalist for almost 20 years, first at RCR and then at Fierce. He wrote about everything from WAP to mobile advertising to, more recently, the 600 MHz auction, 5G and small cells. He was a great writer, a funny guy and a good friend.

Colin’s family set up an education fund called the “Ballpark Girls” for his daughters Shealy, age 15, and Cammie, 11. The link is here:


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