Cricket Wireless names new president

Cricket Wireless and its parent company AT&T (NYSE: T) named industry veteran John Dwyer as the new leader of the Cricket premium no annual contract brand, the company said.

Dwyer will oversee the company´s day-to-day operations and long-term planning, strategy and execution to drive continued growth and profitability.

Dwyer replaces Jennifer Van Buskirk, who has been named President of AT&T´s Northeast Region.

Cricket is bringing consumers more value with a simple, friendly, and reliable nationwide wireless experience with no annual contract.