News Release

Roger C. Tang Named Regional Vice President for Bell Atlantic Mobile in Pittsburgh

July 5, 1998

Patricia L. Quolke
412-563-0367
Maggie Aloia Rohr
908-306-7757

PITTSBURGH, PA — Roger C. Tang has been named regional vice president for Bell Atlantic Mobile in Pittsburgh and will direct the company's operations throughout southwestern Pennsylvania and West Virginia.

Tang had been executive director of Store Sales and Operations for Bell Atlantic Mobile's Northeast Region since 1996. He entered the wireless communications industry in 1988 when he joined MetroMobile in Greenville, South Carolina. That company merged with Bell Atlantic Mobile in 1992. Tang held a number of finance and operations positions in the firm's Southeast Region before moving to Woburn, Massachusetts, for his most recent post.

A 1982 graduate of Potsdam University, Tang holds a B.A. degree in Economics and received his M.B.A. in Finance from Adelphi University in 1985.

Editor's Note: Bell Atlantic Mobile owns and operates the largest wireless nework in the East, covering 112,000 square miles, and the largest chain of retail outlets devoted exclusively to wireless voice, data and paging. The company's Pittsburgh Regional Headquarters are in Thorn Hill Industrial Park in Marshall Township.

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