NII Holdings

When was your company established and what is the origin of your company name?
NII Holdings, Inc., based in Reston, Virginia, was originally organized in 1995 as a holding company for Nextel Communications, Inc. in selected international markets. It was incorporated in Delaware in 2000 as Nextel International, Inc. The company changed its name to NII Holdings Inc. in 2001 and began trading on the NASDAQ stock exchange in 2003 under the symbol NIHD.

Who owns your company?
NII Holdings, Inc. is a publicly traded company and one of the world's leading providers of integrated mobile communication services, with its principal operations Latin America. NII claims a spot on the Fortune 500 list as one of the largest and most profitable companies in the U.S.

What is the main business focus of your Fairfax County office?
NII Holdings, Inc.’s worldwide headquarters are located in Reston, Virginia.

Who are your primary customers and what sets you apart from your competitors?
The company’s proven business model focuses on the most highly valued customers in Latin America by offering differentiated wireless products and unparalleled customer service by the best people in the business. With operations in key business centers throughout Mexico, Brazil, Argentina, Peru and Chile, the company boasts the industry’s best financial and operational metrics: during the third quarter of 2010 the Company added 436,000 net subscribers to its network, bringing its ending subscriber base to over 8.6 million.

How many employees do you have and how many do you anticipate hiring in the next 12 months?
NII Holdings, Inc. has more than 13,000 employees worldwide and over 260 in the United States. In the next 12 months NII is considering adding up to 30 new employees to its workforce in Fairfax County.

What are the advantages of your Fairfax County location?
Our office is located in Reston Town Center which is a charming, functional and easily accessible area. It is very agreeable for most of our employees who enjoy their lunch breaks and convenient parking facilities on a daily basis. Its proximity to Washington Dulles International Airport  makes it very convenient, too.

Where do you see your business in five to 10 years?
With a market capitalization of $7 billion, the company exceeded all of its growth goals and expectations in terms of revenue growth and subscriber growth further solidifying its position in Latin America. Delivering on its potential, NII Holdings follows a profitable growth strategy by capitalizing on the region’s emerging economies and positioning the company for long-term growth. The company looks forward to opportunities to continue investing in and expanding network coverage, growing distribution channels and developing new offerings to support profitable new revenue streams.

Where is your company located?
1875 Explorer Street, Suite 1000, Reston, VA 20190. Phone: (703) 390-5100,