Technology >> Analyst Interviews >> May 16, 2011

Wireless Communication In The U.s. & Latin America – Jim Breen

Breen, Jim
Jim Breen, CFA, joined William Blair & Company, L.L.C., in 2010 as a Communication Services Analyst. Previously, Mr. Breen spent 10 years as an Analyst at Thomas Weisel Partners, LLC. He has been recognized several times in recent years by The Wall Street Journal's "Best on the Street" and the Financial Times/StarMine "World's Top Analysts" listing, the former of which ranked him the number-two stock picker for 2010 in Internet and computer services. Mr. Breen also worked as a high-yield fixed income Analyst at BancBoston Robertson Stephens, and as a Civil Engineer at Modern Continental Construction Company. He holds a B.S. in civil engineering from Tufts University and an MBA from the Carroll School of Management at Boston College. Profile
TWST: What is your coverage in the wireless space?

Mr. Breen: In terms of my total coverage universe, I have 19 names under coverage. Approximately half of those are what I refer to as traditional