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Our Recent Mentions Events


Business Wire
January 27, 2017
Marcou Transportation Group Acquires GroundLink and Software Provider Limo Anywhere


San Diego Business Journal
December 4, 2014
Return to Roots


The Wall Street Journal
April 25, 2013
Subway Wireless Options Increase


Dow Jones Financial Information Services
March 27, 2012
Groundlink Acquires Limo Anywhere In Ground Transport Deal


New Jersey Local News
March 27, 2012
Transit Wireless founder advises entrepreneurs at NJ Tech Meetup to take personality test


The crowd of 1700 travel pros @PhocusWright voted for @groundlink as the top company to win the Ground Transportation
Apr. 18, 2011



Alex Mashinsky, CEO of GroundLink at The Travel Innovation Summit
Dec. 8, 2010
Alex Mashinsky, CEO of GroundLink at The Travel Innovation Summit


Photos from NYEW with Alex speaking
Nov. 8, 2010
Photos from NYEW with Alex speaking


The PhoCusWright Conference
Nov. 16-18, 2010
The PhoCusWright Conference, Westin Kierland, Phoenix, Arizona USA


New York Entrepreneur Week
Nov. 8-12, 2010
New York Entrepreneur Week


New York Times Small Business Summit
Sep. 23, 2010
New York Times Small Business Summit


Summit at Stanford 2010
Jul. 27-29, 2010
Summit at Stanford 2010


Ground-transport firm flying high
Sep. 26, 2010
Ground-transport firm flying high


What It Takes to Become a Serial Entrepreneur
Sep. 23, 2010
What It Takes to Become a Serial Entrepreneur


Groundlink -- An Expedia For Ground Transportation
Sep 12, 2010
Groundlink -- An Expedia For Ground Transportation



CEO Showcase: GroundLink
Sep 12, 2010
CEO Showcase: GroundLink



"A tenacious leader will reinvent the idea several times until they find the right positioning…"
Aug. 10, 2010
"A tenacious leader will reinvent the idea several times until they find the right positioning…"


Bloomerg
Aug. 17, 2010
GroundLink's Mashinsky Interview


TechCrunch
Aug. 10, 2010
Gogo and Groundlink's Partnership, Free Inflight Internet Deal


abc
Aug. 5, 2010
WiFi for livery cab riders


TMCnet
Aug. 5, 2010
Another Transportation Win for Alex Mashinsky: NYC Service Cars to Get WiFi


gothamist
Aug. 5, 2010
Livery Cabs Getting Free Wi-Fi


Erictric
Aug. 5, 2010
Free WiFi To Hit New York City Livery Cars


Fierce Broadband Wireless
Aug. 5, 2010
VC looking to equip NY livery cars with ad-supported WiFi


Yahoo! News
Aug. 5, 2010
New York Car Services to Get Free Wi-Fi


M2M (Machine to Machine)
Aug. 5, 2010
Another Transportation Win for Alex Mashinsky: NYC Service Cars to Get WiFi


NBC New York
Aug. 5, 2010
Wi-Fi Service Coming to NYC's Livery Cars


DNAinfo
Aug. 5, 2010
City's Livery Cabs Could Soon Be Equipped With Free WiFi


Mashable
Aug. 5, 2010
New York Car Services to Get Free Wi-Fi


The Wall Street Journal
Aug. 4, 2010
Coming Soon to City, Wi-Fi on the Go

nytimes
PBS' Nightly Business Report
Jul. 31, 2010
GroundLink on PBS' Nightly Business Report

nytimes
OnMedia NYC
Jul. 31, 2010
Watch Alex Mashinsky on OnMedia NYC

abc
abc
July 28, 2010
Venture capitalist survey shows drop in confidence

nytimes

The New York Times
June, 2010
How I Saved My Company: GroundLink


Crain’s
June, 2010
Alex Mashinsky was selected as one of Crain’s 2010 Top Entrepreneurs


Inc 500
December, 2008
Limores selected as 8th fastest growing transportation company in America.


FOXNews.com
September 21, 2007
Cell Phone Service Coming to NYC Subway System


nytimes The New York Times
September 20, 2007
M.T.A. Makes Deal for Cellphones in Stations

The Daily Deal
May 26, 2006
Investors blasts Arbinet, decry plunging stock price

CNN. Money.com
April 18, 2006

Company Founders make better CEOs


TheDeal.com
March 22, 2006
Arbinet faces proxy battle


Barrons
July 25, 2005
IF LEMONY SNICKET WROTE ABOUT STOCKS..


Q-Optics Press Release:
August, 2001
Q-Optics snags profitable first round
Q-Optics Raises $11 Million Series A round from investor group led by Warburg Pincus


Arbinet Press Release

From TheDeal.com:
July, 2001
Arbinet draws $35 million


From The Wall Street Journal:
August, 2000
Arbinet Plays Matchmaker to Telecom Firms


PWC Annual Meeting:
March, 2000
"how bandwidth exchanges can help Telcos - PWC annual meeting Paris March 2000"
  Watch live video


CNN FN, The Financial Network:
October 24, 1997
  "Digital Jam Interview: Telecom Startup Arbinet; Alex Mashinsky and Anchor Steve Young"


The New York Times
July 11, 1999
Jumping Off the Bandwidth Wagon
"There, in his cramped office above the Pulse Night Club, Alex Mashinsky has created an electronic trading floor for telephone service that resembles nothing so much as the international market for traditional commodities."


Business 2.0
April, 1999
Fast Times on the Minute Exchange
"Waste not, want not. Online spot markets are lining up to exchange global bandwidth on the fly."


Bandwidth Exchange


Nov. 1999
Preventing Telecom Capacity From Going To Waste


E-COMMERCE: GOOD-BYE TO FIXED PRICING?
"How the wired economy could create the most efficient market of them all"


Alex Mashinsky and the companies he has built have been featured in such publications as Forbes, the New York Times, Business Week, and The Economist, as well as numerous trade journals. Some articles and videos that highlight some of Alex's thinking and accomplishments:



In October 2006 Alex was selected as one of the top 100 voices of IP communications along side the inventors and builders of the internet
Click here to view list


Alex receives an award from the current prime minister of Israel Ehud Olmert

Alex has been a featured speaker at over 120 conferences around the world.
To invite Alex to speak at your event please email alex@mashinsky.com

Keynotes

Alex was part of the keynote address at Computer Telephony 1997 in front of 7,000 attendees. In 1999 Alex delivered the keynote at Telecom Business conference in LA.

Telecom related

Marcus Evans Optical summit
PWC Int. Telecom Mgm Forum 2000
ITU Telecom 99
Pulver.com VON 2000,1999,1998,1997
IIR Bandwidth Trading 2000,1999
Risk Bandwidth Trading 2000,1999
IIR Telecoms & the Internet
Phillips group CWM 2000, 1999

B2B conferences

Line 56 and Net Market makers conferences in NY and London

Financial

CSFB, DB Alex Brown, Network Outlook, WSJ Technology Summit 99

General

AT&T, BT Labs, Harvard Business school, Stern business school, PC Forum 99, IDC Telecom summit