Media & Events

As the leading national association for business enterprise wireless users and the manufacturers, resellers and communication sales and service providers that serve the land mobile radio industry, the Enterprise Wireless Alliance is dedicated to delivering to its members news, information and events that can support their businesses. 

  • Through the Wireless Leadership Summit, EWA creates opportunities for members to work together to define the future of the industry. 
  • In publications like the Enterprise Wireless Insider and Wireless Works, EWA provides information and insights that can help keep members' businesses on track.

In addition, EWA offers opportunities to the media to tell stories about the use of wireless communications in businesses across the United States. Please see EWA's Press Kit to learn more.

To learn more about the Enterprise Wireless Alliance, please see the 2016 Annual Report.


Recent News

  • NE Colorado Cellular. Fined $20K for transmitting for 2 days in the 3650-3700 MHz band with an unregistered, therefore unauthorized, station. (DA 19-64)
  • WAGY, Inc. Will make an $8,000 payment under a Consent Decree in which the licensee of an AM radio station and FM translator acknowledged a series of unauthorized transfers of control going back to 1989. (DA 19-4)

At IWCE 2019, Enterprise Wireless Alliance (EWA) President Mark Crosby will be part of a panel of experts to discuss T-Band and alternatives for users that are required by law to exit the band by 2021. Join him for the conversation in Room N256 on Tuesday, March 5, 2019, at 1:30 p.m. local time. Learn more and register online.



In a blog post, Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Ajit Pai has announced that at the FCC meeting scheduled for March 15, he will propose “to make a segment of the 900 MHz band available for broadband.” In addition, Pai proposes, among other potential approaches, a “market-driven, voluntary exchange process that would allow existing licensees to agree on a plan for relocating incumbents and transitioning the band.”

On this announcement, Mark Crosby made the following statement:


EWA applauds the FCC for granting a waiver request by Flint Hills Resources Pine Bend, LLC (Flint Hills) to use three UHF Public Safety (PS) Pool channels. Flint Hills, which operates one of the largest oil refineries in the United States, sought these channels only after exhausting all options for Industrial/Business (I/B) Pool spectrum and after ensuring that its system design and operations would limit the potential for interference.

The FCC reopened on January 28, but it is not yet back to business as usual and the possibility remains that they could have to close shop again after February 15 because of another possible government shutdown. The Commission is processing its month-long backlog of applications and other filings; however, it is uncertain when the backlog will be cleared or what will be the processing time for these filings. Now, the FCC is focused on matters related to deadlines during the time that they know they will be open and preparing for the possibility of another shutdown.

On February 4, 2019, the FCC published a compliance guide to help small businesses, organizations and governmental jurisdictions comply with FCC rules that have been revised as a result of the Report a