USM - United States Cellular Corporation

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United States Cellular Corporation

8410 West Bryn Mawr
Suite 700
Chicago, IL 60631
United States

SectorCommunication Services
IndustryTelecom Services
Full Time Employees5,500

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Kenneth R. MeyersPres, CEO & Director2.42M4.03M1954
Mr. Jay M. EllisonExec. VP & COO1.33M1.47M1953
Mr. Michael S. IrizarryExec. VP and CTO of Engineering & Information Services1.29M544.38k1962
Mr. Steven T. CampbellExec. VP, Chief Admin. Officer & Director1.31M3.01M1952
Ms. Deirdre Candice DrakeExec. VP & Chief HR Officer867.69k394.12k1966
Amounts are as of December 31, 2018 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


United States Cellular Corporation provides wireless telecommunications services in the United States. The company offers postpaid and prepaid service plans with voice, messaging, and data usage option services; and smartphone messaging, data, and Internet services, which allow the customer to access the Web and social network sites, e-mail, text, picture, and video messaging, as well as to utilize GPS navigation, and browse and download various applications. It also provides roaming services; machine to machine solutions and software applications in the areas of monitor and control, business automation/operations, communication, and asset management; wireless devices, such as handsets, tablets, mobile hotspots, home phones, and routers; and accessories comprising wireless basics, such as cases, screen protectors, chargers, and memory cards. In addition, the company offers assortment of consumer electronics consisting of headphones, speakers, wearables, and home automation products. It serves approximately five million customers, including retail consumers, governments, and small-to-mid-size business customers in construction, retail, agriculture, professional services, and real estate industries. The company provides its products and services through retail sales, direct sales, third-party national retailers, and independent agents, as well as Website and telesales. As of December 31, 2018, it operated 259 retail stores and kiosks. The company was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois. United States Cellular Corporation is a subsidiary of Telephone and Data Systems, Inc.

Corporate Governance

United States Cellular Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of February 3, 2020 is 10. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 10; Shareholder Rights: 10; Compensation: 6.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.