Friday Jul 11
The next best thing to Nextel: Columbia Capital's other exits
Columbia Capital made its name as one of the first backers of Nextel Communications Inc., a bet that paid off many times over for the Alexandria venture firm and co-founder Mark Warner .
Columbia Capital lays groundwork for next fund, with $425M target
Columbia Capital plans to raise $425 million for its next fund, the Alexandria-based venture capital firm disclosed in SEC filings.
Mobile Radio Technology
Ten years later, 800 MHz rebanding proves to be an enlightening exercise
It has taken much longer than originally expected, but 800 MHz rebanding is complete in most of the United States 10 years after the FCC established a plan for the spectral reconfiguration of the band.
Wall Street Journal
Tasteful Auction in Maryland
A 22,500-square-foot manor once owned by the son of 'Chef Boyardee' is heading to auction.-Stefanos Chen Morgan O'Brien, one of the founders of wireless company Nextel Communications, and his wife, Belle Brooks O'Brien, purchased this roughly 22,500-square-foot mansion in Queenstown, Md., for $8 million in 1999, according to county records.