Chief technology officer hired for C Spire

C Spire said that Stephen Bye will be joining the executive team of the Mississippi-based diversified telecommunications and technology services company as chief technology officer effective November 1.

Bye most recently served as CTO at Sprint where he led a major overhaul and shift in the strategic direction of their network. He is a Chartered Engineer, a Senior Member of the IEEE and a Fellow of the Institution of Engineering and Technology (UK). He holds a bachelor´s degree with honors in electrical engineering from the University of Tasmania, Australia, and a bachelor´s degree with honors in banking and finance from the London School of Economics, University of London.

C Spire is a diversified telecommunications and technology services company that provides world-class, customer-inspired wireless communications, one gigabit consumer Internet access as well as a full suite of dedicated Internet, wireless, IP Voice, data and cloud services for businesses.