Paget Alves

Former Chief Sales Officer at Sprint Corp.

Paget Alves

Paget Alves

Former Chief Sales Officer at Sprint Corp.

Overview
Career Highlights

Muratec America, Inc.
Centennial Communications Corp.
Sprint/United Management Co.

RelSci Relationships

10674

Primary Location

Leawood, KS, United States

Number of Boards

14

Birthday

1955 - New York City, NY

Age

64

Number of Awards

3

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Vice President-Digital Platforms at International Business Machines Corporation

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Chief Executive Officer at Yum! Brands, Inc.

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Executive Chairman at DeA Capital SpA

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President at De Agostini Planeta Group

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Founder at 1-800-flowers.com, Inc.

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Chief Executive Officer & Director at International Game Technology Plc

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Chief Executive Officer at Univision Communications, Inc.

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President at Harrah's Laughlin LLC

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Vice Chairman at International Game Technology

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Co-Chief Executive Officer at Ariel Investments LLC

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Former Chief Sales Officer at Sprint Corp.
Education
JD

Cornell Law School, located in Ithaca, New York, is a graduate school of Cornell University and one of the five Ivy League law schools. The school confers three law degrees. The school has three law journals that are student-edited: the Cornell Law Review, the Cornell International Law Journal, and the Cornell Journal of Law and Public Policy. Additionally, the Journal of Empirical Legal Studies is a peer-reviewed journal that is published by Cornell Law faculty.

BS in Industrial & Labor Relations

Along with its excellent faculty and facilities, Cornell University boasts a beautiful location in the Finger Lakes region of central New York. The huge hillside campus overlooks Lake Cayuga and is crisscrossed by deep gorges and bridges. Cornell is unique among the Ivy League universities in that its agricultural program is part of the state school system. Cornell is well known for its schools of engineering and hotel management. Its strengths in research and instruction have earned it membership in the Association of American Universities, and Cornell can also boast of a chapter of Phi Beta Kappa. Cornell's athletic teams are called the Big Red.

Memberships
Member

The Executive Leadership Council (ELC) is a national organization comprised of current and former African-American CEOs and senior executives at Fortune 500 and equivalent companies. For more than 25 years, the ELC has worked to build an inclusive business leadership pipeline and to empower African-American corporate leaders to make significant and impactful contributions in the global marketplace and their communities.

Career History
Regional President
2003 - Prior

Sprint Communications, Inc. provides a comprehensive range of wireless and wireline communications services that are designed to meet the needs of individual consumers, businesses, government subscribers and resellers. It provides 4G wireless broadband services. The company builds and operates next generation mobile broadband networks, which provide high-speed mobile Internet and residential access services, as well as residential voice services, in communities throughout the country. It operates through two reportable segments: Wireless and Wireline. The Wireless segment offers wireless services on a postpaid and prepaid payment basis to retail subscribers and also on a wholesale and affiliate basis, which includes the sale of wireless services which utilize the Sprint network but are sold under the wholesaler's brand. The Wireline segment provides a broad suite of wireline voice and data communications services to other communications companies and targeted business and consumer subscribers. It also provides voice, data and IP communication services to Wireless segment and IP and other services to cable Multiple System Operators that resell local and long distance services and use back office systems and network assets in support of their telephone service provided over cable facilities primarily to residential end-user subscribers. The company was founded by Cleyson Brown in 1899 and is headquartered in Overland Park, KS.

President
Prior

Centennial Communications Corp. provides wireless and broadband telecommunication services. It provides services to business and residential customers. The firms offers regional wireless and broadband telecommunication service, voice, data and Internet solutions. The company was founded in 1988 and is headquartered in Wall, NJ.

Chief Sales Officer
2003 - 2013

Chung joins Sprint from LG Electronics where he served as a senior vice president, managing the account division for major U.S. operators. Previously he worked at McKinsey and Company Inc. and also held management positions at Hewlett Packard/Agilent Technologies. Chung earned his bachelor's degree at U.C. Berkeley in Computer Science and earned his master's degree at Stanford University in Computer Science. He also holds an MBA from the University of Pennsylvania at Wharton.

Boards & Committees
Member, Board of Directors
Prior

GTECH Holdings Corp. develops interactive lottery game software. The firm designs, installs, operates, and maintains lottery. The company was founded in 1980 and is located in Providence, RI.

Member, Board of Directors
Prior

IGT Global Solutions Corp. provides gaming technology and services. It offers innovative technology, creative content and superior service delivery. The company is located in West Greenwich, RI.

Member, Board of Directors
Current
Political Donations
$500
2012

Former Senator from Missouri

$1,000
2012

Former President of United States

$292
2011
Public Holdings
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Awards & Honors
2012
Black Enterprise Magazine - 100 Most Powerful Executives in Corporate America
2008
National Eagle Leadership Institute - CareerFocus Eagle Award
Black Enterprise Magazine - Top 75 African Americans in Business
Events
Honoree
Most Important Blacks in Technology

Speaker
Eighth Annual Conference of the Quality Education for Minorities Mathematics, Science and Engineering Network

Speaker
2011 Global CIO Executive Summit

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