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Consumer Telecom Services


Dallas TX

Company Overview:

MetroPCS owned valuable PCS spectrum In the San Francisco, Sacramento, Miami and Atlanta markets and ultimately built out a premier wireless network and a business that targeted month-to-month and prepaid wireless customers. The Company pioneered wireless marketing to unbanked, white color workers with little credit history and an aversion to long term contracts.

Investment Status:

Realized. IPO in 2007

Transaction Date:

2000 Growth Investment

Transaction Overview:

We backed a team of wireless veterans and invested alongside sector specialists like Chase Capital, TA Associates and Accel. Focus was on creating a company and building out a scalable wireless network.