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Wireless Wednesday Exclusive: John Dwyer, President AT&T Prepaid and Cricket Wireless

A special Wireless Wednesday with Rick being joined by John Dwyer, President AT&T Prepaid and Cricket Wireless from the Celebration Bowl in Atlanta.

Have a listen:

John Dwyer leads AT&T’s Prepaid Wireless Portfolio, consisting of Cricket Wireless and AT&T PREPAID.

John was named president of Cricket Wireless in 2015, a subsidiary of AT&T Inc. Two years later, his role was expanded to include AT&T PREPAID, the company’s first prepaid wireless offering.

John’s leadership of both Cricket and AT&T PREPAID continues to show great results with the combined portfolio consistently leading the prepaid industry in operational performance and customer experience. John and the prepaid team are committed to delivering an easy, high-quality and affordable wireless experience.

Good news for the Celebration Bowl:

ESPN Events has reached a new six-year agreement for the Cricket Celebration Bowl to continue at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta. Now in its sixth year, the annual college football bowl game featuring champions of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) and Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) will continue to be contested at the home of the Atlanta Falcons thru 2026.

Cricket Wireless is proud to work with ESPN Events to bring its hometown of Atlanta another exciting opportunity to celebrate the rich heritage of Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs)at the Cricket Celebration Bowl to be held on December 18th at the Mercedes Benz Stadium - Jackson State University vs. South Carolina State University.

Our support of HBCUs includes sponsorship of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) and South-Western Athletic Conference (SWAC)sporting events during football season and continues year-round on the campuses. We also worked with the MEAC and SWAC to create the HBCU Campus Ambassador Program, which helps to develop leadership skills through community work with up-and-coming Black leaders.

Cricket is focused on inspiring smiles, one meaningful connection at a time. We offer an easy and high-quality wireless experience on our reliable nationwide network. Our affordable, straightforward service plans include monthly taxes and don’t require an annual contract. Our customers also enjoy basic to top-brand phones at affordable prices. The AT&T Prepaid Portfolio, which includes Cricket Wireless, was the fastest growing prepaid carrier in the United States in Q3 2021 and has been for the past three years.

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