Jai P Bhagat

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JP Bhagat is considered as a stalwart in the wireless

industry. Jai Bhagat is currently the vice chairman of the board and audit

committee chair. Previously, in 2000, he founded AIR2LAN, a broadband service

provider, and currently serves as its chairman of the board of directors. Before

that, Bhagat co-founded SkyTel Communications, Inc, a wireless messaging

services company, and served as its vice chairman and CEO prior to its

acquisition by WorldCom in 1999.

Bhagat served as chairman of License Exempt sector of the Wireless

Communications Association International, a national trade association

representing the broadband wireless industry. He was also recently appointed by

the Governor of Mississippi to serve on Momentum Mississippi, a group formed by

the Governor to help formulate a long-range economic development plan for

Mississippi. He currently serves on the board of directors of JP Mobile. Bhagat

holds an MS in electrical engineering and a BS in electrical engineering from

BITS Pilani in India.