R. Andrew Salony is Chief Administrative Officer for NextWave Wireless and NextWave Broadband, and is responsible for Corporate Planning, Administration and Human Resources. Since joining NextWave Telecom in 1996, Mr. Salony has served in numerous executive management roles, including Senior Vice President of Marketing, Strategy, Business Development and Human Resources.
Prior to his tenure at NextWave, Mr. Salony was a Senior Partner and Managing Director of the wireless division at Warren, Morris and Madison Ltd., a leading boutique executive search firm specializing in telecommunications and entertainment.
He began his wireless telecommunications career in 1982 with Communication Industries, where he held executive positions in sales, marketing, international business development, and general management in the company’s cellular and paging operations. Mr. Salony remained with the company which was sold to US West in 1986 until 1993, serving as General Manager of the Southern California Region.