Nicholas Constantinopoulos, the president of FreedomPop, has given an interesting six-minute interview to Mobile World Live, and he discussed interesting facts about the company’s recent venture capital funding.
Recently, FreedomPop raised an additional $50 million in funding. The intentions for the money are varied. Among those intentions is the desire to manufacture a Wi-Fi phone and to create a Wi-Fi hotspot in Europe. All these plans are good ones, but the most dramatic one focuses on the development of a massive 25 country expansion. The proverbial final touches are being put on a deal that would bring FreedomPop into these new territories. The company would end up becoming a global powerhouse as a result. Ironically, the massive financial success of the company would result from saving its customers massive amounts of cash per year.
FreedomPop may be on the way to changing the mobile phone and internet industry forever. FreedomPop was assuredly not the first budget phone to arrive on the telecommunications scene, but the concept of delivering free data, phone, and text helped the Los Angeles-based startup become noticed quickly. After becoming a huge hit in the United States, FreedomPop entered the United Kingdom’s market. As the CEO of FreedomPop, Stephen Stokols, noted in a different interview, the service was a hit in Britain among those looking to cut phone costs. Over 250,000 subscribers signed up in record time. Nearly 45% of them upgraded to paying service. All of this was achieved in only 120 days of FreedomPop’s arrival in the United Kingdom.
Constantinopoulos notes that the company is able to take clients from the free service and convert them to paying ones. Basically, the customers opt to go with expanded services for a fee. In the United States and the United Kingdom, conversions from free to paying services are very impressive. FreedomPop is doing something customers are reacting to positively.
Potential investors and partners are looking closely at FreedomPop’s good fortunes. As long as the firm continues to thrive, more are going to be interested in affiliated with it. FreedomPop will end up growing even larger and more successful as a result.
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Animals have for a long time been essential to the society. In recognition of this, a renowned and successful lawyer in New York initiated a fundraiser with the primary objective of taking care of animals in the city. While the target has been set at $5000, Ross Abelow has pledged to donate the entire amount that will be raised for the provision of care and shelter to animals in need especially in times of winter when the temperature drops considerably. At this time, some animals have been established to suffer a lot from the unfavorable weather. The premise and influencing factor for the project was the need to take care of animals that suffered owing to adverse weather conditions.
The money will be distributed across different animal home shelters across the city. The primary objective will be directed towards offering warmth and medication to the rescued animals during winter. The GoFundMe page has provided a description of the nature of the project as well as offered a clear indication of how the money will be spent. This is a clear indication of the high degrees of transparency and accountability that Ross holds himself in the animal welfare project. The animal shelters that will benefit from the proceeds do not necessarily have to have any specific animal. As long as they pledge to advance the interests of animals, they fit the bill. This is evidently a laudable and noble cause.
Ross has been in practice in New York since 1990 when he was licensed. Over the years, he has built a reputation as one of the most successful and accomplished lawyers. He has been involved in a number of high profile cases which he successfully argued. With a focus on family law, Ross has a successful academic background since graduating from Brooklyn Law School. His becoming partner at Abelow and Cassandro is an illustration of the strides he has made in life to this point. He has always been committed to using law practice to advance the interests of members of the community. During his spare time, Ross writes and submits legal articles on emerging legal issues.
Ross has set an important example to everyone in society particularly when it comes to caring for animals and engaging in general acts of charity. As seen from his expertise and how he chooses to work, Ross will continue enjoying success in his field of practice and in life in general.
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