Airband Communications Adds New Board Member

Dallas-based Airband Communications, a provider of fixed wireless broadband services for businesses, said today that it has named Jim Akerhielm to the firm's board of directors. Akerhielm has previously served as CEO of NuVox Communications, which he recently sold to Windstream Communications. Akerhielm also has served as CEO of NewSouth Communications. Airband said the the addition of Akerhielm will contribute to the firm's corporate strategy development.