Dish names telecom veteran to head Boost Mobile

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Dish Network Corp. on Tuesday named Stephen Stokols chief executive of Boost Mobile, its business unit with more than 9 million subscribers and over $4 billion in 2019 revenue. Stokols, who most recently served as founder and CEO of FreedomPop, told MarketWatch he plans to ratchet up innovation, and increase availability of Boost Mobile across all channels. Dish shares are down 15.5% in 2020. The broader S&P 500 index has inched up 2% this year.
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