[Techtaffy Newsdesk]

Spring Wireless has appointed Stephen De Wees as senior vice president for corporate development. Mr. De Wees most recently managed all financial operations for DBSD North America and has held senior corporate development and finance positions with FTI Consulting and Sprint Nextel Corporation.

Mr. De Wees holds an undergraduate degree from Macalester College, and graduate degrees in Business Administration and Finance from the University of Maryland.