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Wireless Dealer Magazine CITA 2013 Issue

W D M Spotlight on URGE Mobile An interview with Tony Ross, President & CEO of URGE Mobile By Michelle James As one of the strongest national Master Agents in the US, we have been fans of the team over at URGE Mobile and have been following them for the past few years. This spring we sat down with their president & CEO, Tony Ross, for an update to see how things are going and to discuss the business as a whole. Tony and his team have sustained success year over year growth and was able to shed some light on how they have been able to do so in the prepaid arena. Their retailer and distributor programs seem to be really working. We hope you take the opportunity to visit them during this year’s CTIA 2013 in Vegas @ Booth # 1870. Q: Tony, great to catch up with you again! Okay, straight to chase… What has URGE Mobile been up to lately? A: Michelle, it’s always a pleasure. Wow, where do I begin? From the amazing launch of all the TracFone Suite of Products (Simple Mobile, TracFone Wireless, Net10 Wireless, Telcel America & SafeLink Wireless) to our dealer rewards ‘SPLURGE®’ Debit Master Card)… So much has been going on! URGE Mobile has been doing what it does best… Prepaid Distribution! URGE Mobile continues to grow with month-over-month equally with all the programs we offer. We have been onboarding independent retailers in such large masses that we’ve doubled our URGE Mobile support team since this time last year. “ ...we’ve doubled our URGE Mobile support team since this time last year.” 84


Wireless Dealer Magazine CITA 2013 Issue
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