T-Mobile closes Layer3 TV acquisition

T-Mobile US, Inc. (NASDAQ: TMUS) has announced the completion of its acquisition of Denver-based television innovator Layer3 TV, Inc., the company said.

The Layer3 TV team has joined T-Mobile and will drive the Un-carrier´s initiative to launch a disruptive new TV service in 2018.

On December 13, 2017, T-Mobile unveiled its plans to Un-carrier your TV, fueled by the talent and technology from Layer3 TV.

T-Mobile´s new TV team will be led by Jeff Binder, CEO of Layer3 TV, who has joined T-Mobile as an Executive Vice President and part of the Senior Leadership Team, reporting to T-Mobile´s Chief Operating Officer, Mike Sievert. Jeff is joined by nearly 200 Layer3 TV employees including his executive leadership team including Lindsay Gardner, former President of Distribution at Fox; Dave Fellows, former CTO of Comcast and AT&T Broadband; Amos Smith, former SVP and CFO of Time Warner Cable Residential Services; and Gregg Grigaitis, former SVP Products of Suddenlink.

As America´s Un-carrier, T-Mobile US delivers wireless experiences to 72.6 million customers who are unwilling to compromise on quality and value. Based in Bellevue, Washington, T-Mobile US provides services through its subsidiaries and operates its flagship brands, T-Mobile and MetroPCS. For more information, visit http://www.t-mobile.com.