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  • 7/15/16 9:00 am EDT

    Begins nationwide search for best talent to fill a wide range of more than 50 positions by the end of the year

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The evolution of Virgin Mobile USA continues with the selection of downtown Kansas City, Missouri, as the location for its new headquarters. A search for premier talent has begun among all industries – including executive-level positions – to join an entrepreneurial team as part of the brand’s relaunch. Construction on the new office space is expected to be completed by the end of 2016. “Kansas City has an emphasis on entrepreneurshipmore...
  • 6/29/16 9:00 am EDT

    Hyde named president of Prepaid and Wholesale Services

    Dow Draper to lead new Virgin Mobile USA venture

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sprint (NYSE: S) bolstered its leadership team with wireless veteran Jim Hyde taking over the reins of the Sprint Prepaid Group. Dow Draper moves to a new role, leading the exciting new Virgin Mobile USA endeavor. As president of Prepaid and Wholesale Services, Hyde is responsible for developing and driving the prepaid strategy and business across the Boost Mobile and Sprint Prepaid platforms and the legacy Virgin Mobile business. Hemore...
  • 11/14/15 12:39 pm EST
    OVERLAND PARK, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sprint (NYSE:S) is waiving international long distance, roaming and SMS charges to France for all Sprint, Boost and Virgin Mobile customers in the wake of the devastating events in Paris yesterday. Effective Nov. 13, 2015, all Sprint postpaid and prepaid customers from anywhere around the world will receive free international long distance usage to France until a yet-to-be determined date. “Our hearts and prayers go out to allmore...
  • 10/7/15 10:00 am EDT
    OVERLAND PARK, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Music lovers, rejoice! Beginning Friday, Oct. 9, Virgin Mobile USA1 is unveiling limitless music streaming2 as iHeartRadio, Pandora and Slacker Radio now stream data-free on Virgin Mobile plans.   Virgin Mobile Plans $35/monthmore...
  • 7/28/15 10:00 am EDT
    OVERLAND PARK, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A recent study from Mobidia Technology Inc.1 shows that on average, American wireless users consume 1.8GB of data each month. Recognizing that Americans continue to want and need more data, Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile USA are making it easy for monthly unlimited customers to add more high-speed data with the launch of $5 and $10 per month Data Pack2 add-ons as an option if they meet their plan’s high-speed data threshold andmore...
  • 5/15/15 2:00 pm EDT

    Data Done Right Single Line plans also get an upgrade and cost less with more data

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Virgin Mobile USA will offer customers more data at a lower price with its Data Done Right Single Line plans and the Multi-line plans are getting even more data, beginning May 16 exclusively at Walmart. Single Line monthly plans have each been lowered by $5 and include 500MB more high-speed datamore...
  • 1/16/15 10:00 am EST

    New plans offer 4G LTE multi-line data sharing for as low as $30/line for three lines

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Virgin Mobile USA announced today the launch of the industry’s first no-contract data sharing plans, available exclusively at Walmart. Beginning Saturday, Jan. 17, the new plans are available on four specific 4G LTE1 smartphones pre-loaded with the Virgin Mobile data-sharing application, which provides data buy-ups and international add-ons with one touch, directly from the device. Every multi-line plan will also come with a free Mobilemore...
  • 12/16/14 10:00 am EST

    First Lumia Windows Phone for Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile USA launches on Dec. 23 on no-contract plans; available Jan. 16 for Sprint postpaid customers

    IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sprint and Microsoft will proudly showcase a renewed partnership with the announcement of Lumia 635 arriving across multiple Sprint brands beginning with Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile on Dec. 23. It will be available on Jan. 16 to Sprint postpaid customers. This is the first Windows Phone 8.1 smartphone to launch on Sprint’s network and the first Lumia Windows Phone available to Sprint’s prepaid customers. Both Boost Mobile andmore...
  • 11/20/14 2:51 pm EST
    Parental Controls Infographic
    Incredible ControlPeace of MindVirgin Mobile's Custom technology enables you to do it all from your phone — share specific amounts of talk, text and data; set curfews and limits; add additional features to your plan; even block other numbers from calling or texting the lines on your account if you choose. App ControlYou now have a say over which apps your kids use and when — right from your phone. Easily grant access to specific features — you decide which ones they can use, what days andmore...
  • 10/7/14 12:44 pm EDT

    Provides Customers More No-Contract Options and Flexibility for their Wireless Service

    Virgin Mobile introduced new Unlimited plans providing customers more no-contract options and flexibility for their wireless service. For customers that only use data via Wi-Fi, there is a new $20 option. Customers on the $35 price plan can choose between more high-speed 3G/4G data or more talk based on their needs. The $45 and $55 plans feature new international options.Price$20$35$45$55Talk & Text300 minutes, Unlimited TextUnlimited OR 300 minutes/ Unlimited textUnlimitedUnlimitedDataWi-more...