Company History

Company History

The 1980s

1983

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) authorized cellular mobile telephone service. Century obtained FCC approval to operate cellular systems in three areas in Michigan.

Clarke M. Williams, Jr., was named President of Century.

1989

Century paid $90 million in cash for the outstanding capital stock of Universal Telephone, Inc.

Clarke M. Williams, Jr., was named Chief Executive Officer of Century.

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