Tracking the wireless industry's rising stars

2015 rising starsFor Verizon (NYSE: VZ), LTE Broadcast (which it has dubbed LTE Multicast) is a critically important emerging technology. With it, streaming content can be sent to a large number of viewers at the same time. With AT&T (NYSE: T) hotly pursuing LTE Broadcast as well, it's no surprise that Verizon has put one of its most talented executives in charge of the unit. Parissa Pandkhou has the task of moving LTE Multicast from trial stage to real-word commercial service, and that's part of why she's been named one of FierceWireless' Rising Stars for 2015. Check out all of FierceWireless' top picks in the latest special report.

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