Since 2004, Mark E. Crosby has served as president and chief executive officer of the Enterprise Wireless Alliance, a national association representing the interests of business enterprises that rely on wireless communications systems. Throughout his career, Mark has been an advocate for the efficient and effective use of spectrum dedicated for the use of business enterprises. Under his leadership, EWA has become recognized as a fierce defender of EWA- member spectrum rights, responsible regulatory policy and the most trusted FCC-certified frequency advisory committee.
Mark is a member of the Commerce Spectrum Management Advisory Committee, which advises the Assistant Secretary for Communications and Information at the National Telecommunications and Information Administration on spectrum policy issues, and serves as an officer and member of the Board of Directors of the Land Mobile Communications Council. Readers of MissionCritical Communications named him the top thought leader for business/industrial private wireless for the years 2016 and 2017.
Prior to joining EWA, Mark was president of Access Spectrum LLC, a company he co-founded in 2000 to pioneer spectrum band management for private wireless licensees deploying voice and data technologies. From 1975 until 2000, Mark served as president of the Special Industrial Radio Service Association and, following radio service consolidation, the Industrial Telecommunications Association.
Mark Crosby earned his bachelor’s degree in finance from the University of Maryland and is a graduate of the US Chamber of Commerce Institute for Organization Management, University of Delaware.
Mark shares his "unvarnished" views of the current state of the private wireless industry in his blog.