NEW YORK -- Light Reading (www.lightreading.com), the world's leading online publication for the telecom industry, today announced the winners of its Leading Lights Awards, recognizing companies and their executives for their outstanding achievements in the telecom industry.
Light Reading received more than 300 awards nominations for the third annual Leading Lights Awards. The winners survived three months of scrutiny and debate by a staff of more than 20 editors and analysts from Light Reading and its leading market-research division, Heavy Reading.
The winners are listed below by category:
Best Leadership (Public Company): This award was intended for the CEO or senior executive who has demonstrated the greatest qualities of leadership, technological vision, and financial acumen when guiding his/her public company. Unfortunately, we couldn't find somebody who stepped up to fit the bill.
The Winner: No award given in 2006
The Winner: Kevin Sheehan, CEO, Hatteras Networks
The Winner: Juniper Networks' MX960
The Winner: 2Wire's HomePortal iNID
The Winner: Verizon Communications
The Winner: Cedar Point Communications
The Winner: Level 3 Communications
The Winner: AT&T's U-verse
The Winner: Yipes Enterprise Services' FinancialConnect!
The Winner: Cisco Systems
The Winner: Strix Systems
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Light Reading Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of CMP Media, is a B-to-B network information provider. Light Reading publishes www.lightreading.com, the leading global content site for the telecom industry; www.byteandswitch, a storage networking site; and www.unstrung.com, dedicated to wireless networking. Light Reading is also affiliated with www.heavyreading.com, a market research site for quantitative analysis of telecom technology to carriers, service providers, and vendors.
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