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Jeff Kagan selected as number one telecom and wireless influencer
Who You Gonna Call?
Oct 29, 2018
A good telecoms influencer is not hard to come by, there are plenty of innovators out there trying to push forward the most effective and simple methods for companies to reach one another. The ones EM360 were looking for, however, are not just innovators, but renaissance men and women of sorts, skilled in different sectors and ways of delivering their messages. This week we bring you the ten most brilliant people assuring your place in the telecoms world is colourful, comfortable and crisp.
1. Jeff Kagan
Wireless analyst, columnist, keynote speaker. What isn’t Jeff Kagan? Kagan advises US and global companies on all things relating to telecommunications. Having been in the spotlight for over 25 years, Kagan has been an important influencer.
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Jeff Kagan selected as one of Onalytica
Jeff Kagan is also Top Wireless and Telecom Influencer
ABOUT JEFF KAGAN
Wireless analyst, Telecom analyst, Technology analyst, Industry analyst
Columnist, Keynote Speaker, Bestselling Author, Consultant, Influencer Marketing
With his comments to the media and multiple weekly columns, Jeff Kagan is a powerful and influential member of the wireless, telecom and technology community for more than 30 years
Jeff Kagan comments on who and what is leading, losing, why and what's next.
Jeff Kagan has has worked with and covered many companies over 30 years including AT&T, AT&T Mobility, WarnerMedia, Verizon, Verizon Wireless, Sprint, CenturyLink, Comcast, Xfinity Mobile, Time Warner, Charter, Spectrum Mobile, Altice, Altice Mobile, Qualcomm, Pypestream, Faith Popcorn BrainReserve, PayPal, IBM Watson, Frontier Communications, C Spire Wireless, Motorola, Blackberry, Nokia, Siyata Mobile, Windstream, Qwest, Embarq, Clearwire, Global Crossing, BellSouth, Ameritech, SBC, Cingular, MCI, Teligent, Winstar, Terabeam, HP, Alcatel-Lucent, Nortel, Emerson, Intec, APCC, Compaq, Cap Gemini, Ivans, Con Ed, Ketchum PR, Manning Selvage Lee and many others.
Jeff Kagan is one of the most frequently quoted industry analysts in the world. He is quoted in the media on a daily basis. He also writes several, weekly columns offering his opinion on breaking news, companies and technologies.
Over the last 30 years Jeff Kagan follows and comments on communications technology companies and hot industry topics. He works as an industry analyst and consultant.
Kagan is a frequent speaker at company and industry events with keynote, panel discussions and so on.
He provides companies guidance and advice on creating effective dialogue with the industry, investors, customers, regulators and vendors. He helps companies understand the changes that are reshaping the industry going forward. Helping them identify opportunities and risks.
Kagan follows wireless, mobile, telecom, pay TV, communications technology, networks, smartphones, tablets, apps, television, cable tv, IPTV, IoT, AI, cloud, drone, fintech, mobile pay, smart cities, connected car, connected cities, connected homes, cybersecurity and much more.
Kagan has appeared in and has written thousands of news stories over thirty years online, on television, radio and print. He been a guest on CNBC, CNN, Fox News, ABC, NBC, CBS, PBS, NPR, GPB, BBC, Wall Street Journal, USA Today, New York Times and countless other newspapers, magazines and dozens of radio and television stations and news web sites nationwide and worldwide.
He is also very active sharing his opinion on social media like Twitter and LinkedIn, with a rapidly growing follower base.
WHAT OTHERS SAY ABOUT KAGAN
"Jeff Kagan became the single most widely quoted analyst in the telecommunications industry" says Dick Martin, Executive Vice President of Public Relations at AT&T (retired) in his book "Tough Calls: AT&T and the Hard Lessons Learned from the Telecom Wars"
in their "Who You Gonna Call? Top 10 Wireless and Telecom Influencers Oct 29, 2018
1. Jeff Kagan Wireless analyst, columnist, keynote speaker. What isn’t Jeff Kagan? Kagan advises US and global companies on all things relating to telecommunications. Having been in the spotlight for over 25 years, Kagan has been an important influencer.
Kagan is a top influencer marketing specialist.
"What man is key to press coverage of the telecommunications industry? What man's disappearance would bring telco reporting to a grinding halt? Never heard of Jeff Kagan? Well, obviously you don't read about the telecom industry. Because if you did, you'd have heard of him, all right." TheStreet.com
Jeff Kagan is one of the top ten most often quoted technology analysts out of 4,000 in the United States, and in fact in other countries as well. . . Apollo Research, London
Always makes me feel plugged in when I learn big news from a Jeff Kagan email. #yahoo Yinka Adegoke, Reuters' New York Media Correspondent. May 13 2012
AdWeek Magazine says Jeff Kagan is one of the most influential technology analysts in the America, and the highest ranked telecom industry analyst, in their Influencers Report.
Jeff Kagan was named one of Telecom's Top Influencers, number five on the list along with Randall Stephenson CEO AT&T, Lowell McAdam CEO Verizon, John Legere CEO T-Mobile, Masayoshi Son CEO Softbank which acquired Sprint. "When Jeff Kagan talks, people listen." Kagan was selected by GetVoIP.com as one of the top VoIP experts and most often quoted analysts in 2015
Kagan was invited to appear before the FCC and the US Congress offering his opinion on the state of the industry and the various wireless and wire line telecom mergers and the converging marketplace. Kagan was member of the US Speaker of the House of Representatives high tech roundtable.
“He’s rushing ahead, transforming industry after industry,” says Jeff Kagan, a wireless and telecommunications analyst who’s covered the space for three decades. He is “not just competing with existing industries, but he’s changing the playing field.” For this reason, D CEO has named Stephenson Dallas-Fort Worth’s CEO of the Year for 2016.
Jeff Kagan Agrees to Judge at CTIA Emerging Technology Awards Program or E-Tech at Super Mobility Week 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016
Jeff Kagan agrees to judge at the 2017 AOTMP Telecom Management Conference Awards.
Jeff Kagan is a judge on the Compass Intelligence Awards Selection Panel. Awards will be hosted at the 2014 International CES on January 8, 2014.
Jeff Kagan, a well-respected technology industry analyst. Tampa Tribune
Respected telecom analyst Jeff Kagan is convinced there is something real here going on for Sprint stock: “Sprint is both winning new customers and hanging onto existing customers,” he writes. “Sprint has re-entered the race” and is “doing better quarter after quarter.” Nasdaq Sept 2016
BOOKS BY BESTSELLING AUTHOR JEFF KAGAN
Jeff Kagan Author Page on Amazon.com
CLIENTS AND POTENTIAL CLIENTS
Helping companies increase visibility in the marketplace.
If you would like to have Jeff Kagan follow your company or to discuss becoming a consulting client, please contact him at or 770-579-5810
REPORTERS AND THE MEDIA
Jeff Kagan offers analysis and comment on breaking news by phone or by email.
Call or email to interview.
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JEFF KAGAN QUOTED IN NEWS STORIES
The news media has been quoting Jeff Kagan for 25 years in tens of thousands of news stories.
Kagan regularly appears in and is quoted in news stories from his columns to television, radio and print. He been a guest expert on CNBC, CNN, Fox News, ABC, NBC, CBS, NPR, GPB, Wall Street Journal, USA Today, New York Times and countless other newspapers, magazines and dozens of radio and television stations and news web sites nationwide and worldwide.
An Internet search of columns and media quotes shows Jeff Kagan as one of the most influential voices today.
Kagan has used the power of todays technology like the Internet to reach the world. Executives, investors, customers and workers look to his thoughts and comments to gain personal and professional advantage.
JEFF KAGAN SPEECHES
IBM Watson Event in Las Vegas
The private White House tour was incredible.
President Bill Clintons cat Socks was so cuddly!
Click photo to watch event
Jeff Kagan is a powerful and influential member of the wireless and telecom media. He writes several columns every week available on any Web search engine like Google. He is also quoted on a daily basis by the media.
He offers comment and opinion on news items and trends around products, services, companies and the industry.
You can read my columns by clicking a link below.