New additions to Optus Senior Management Team

20 September 2004, 9:00 am

Optus Chief Executive Paul O’Sullivan today announced two additions to further strengthen the Optus Senior Management Team. Mr Peter Bithos will join Optus in late October as Director Strategy and Corporate Development. He will take responsibility for Optus’ corporate strategy, working in conjunction with the business units to identify business and development opportunities and to … Read more

Optus wins Victorian Government voice contract

16 September 2004, 9:00 am

16 Oct 2004 Optus announced today it had won a significant and hotly contested contract to provide the Victorian Government’s voice services. The contract is part of the Victorian Go vernment’s multi-million dollar Telecommunications Purchasing and Management Strategy (TPAMS) initiative, created to provide a strategic framework for the procurement and management of telco services across … Read more

Optus behind the controls for PanAmSat

16 September 2004, 9:00 am

Optus announced today it had re-signed a multi- million dollar agreement with PanAmSat to operateits PAS 4 satellite for another ten years. Under the agreement Optus will manage PanAmSat’s PAS 4 by undertaking orbit determination, manoeuvre planning and execution to ensure the spacecraft remains ‘on station’ at its orbit location over the equator. Optus will … Read more

Optus Chief Executive urges Federal Government to drive competitive take up of broadband

15 September 2004, 9:00 am

Speaking in Brisbane today at a QUT Portman Innovation Series Luncheon, Optus Chief Executive Paul O’Sullivan called on the Federal Government – whichever party is elected – to take urgent steps to drive the competitive take up of broadband. Mr O’Sullivan said this was the most important policy challenge in telecommunications. He called on the … Read more

SMS your support for the Optus Australian Davis Cup Team

14 September 2004, 9:00 am

Tennis fans across Australia have the opportunity to send messages of support via Optus SMS to the Optus Australian Davis Cup Team as they prepare to take on Morocco for a spot in the elite World Group. The World Group Qualifying Tie will be held in Perth, Western Australia on 24-26 September and Optus is … Read more