Federal judge dismisses Brightpoint fraud suit Indianapolis Business Journal
- Jun 13, 2011
Sofaer Global Hedge Fund claimed Brightpoint CEO Bob Laikin persuaded the fund to lend $10 million to Hong-Kong based Chinatron Group Holdings Ltd., a company that invested in wireless communications firms. In Sofaer's complaint, Laikin was ...
BrightPoint settles two suits against rival Brightstar Indianapolis Business Journal
- Jul 13, 2012
Black had worked at BrightPoint for a dozen years when he left in November 2010 to become president of sales and purchasing at PCS Wireless Inc., a New Jersey firm BrightPoint did not consider a direct competitor. But less than a year later, he began ...
Fair trustee issues subpoena for Brightpoint CEO Indianapolis Business Journal
- Jul 14, 2011
The Fair Finance bankruptcy trustee has subpoenaed Brightpoint Inc. CEO Robert J. Laikin as it tries to recover more than $19 million that Laikin's brother borrowed from the Ohio company.
Six BrightPoint execs to share $31M golden parachute Indianapolis Business Journal
- Aug 22, 2012
In addition to Laikin, five other BrightPoint executives are in line for big payouts. J. Mark Howell, president of the company's Americas region, will get about $6.7 million.
Ingram Micro to acquire BrightPoint for $650 million ZDNet (blog)
- Jul 2, 2012
BrightPoint generated $5.2 billion in revenue last year 2011. Specializing in device lifecycle services and solutions in the mobile sector, the company may be able to offer the mobile expertise Ingram Micro Inc. currently lacks.
Brightpoint, Inc. Q4 2008 Earnings Call Transcript Seeking Alpha (blog)
- Feb 10, 2009
Welcome to Brightpoint's fourth quarter and year ending December 31, 2008 earnings conference call. (Operator Instructions) At this time, I'll turn the call over to Anurag Gupta, Senior Vice President of Global Strategy and Investor Relations of ...
Brightpoint, Inc. Q3 2008 Earnings Call Transcript Seeking Alpha (blog)
- Nov 4, 2008
(Operator Instructions) Welcome to the Brightpoint Third Quarter 2008 Earnings Conference Call. At this time for opening remarks and introductions I'd like to turn the call over to Brightpoint's Chief Executive Officer and Chairman, Mr. Robert Laikin.
Brightpoint to Benefit From Favorable Cell Phone Trends Seeking Alpha (blog)
- Apr 7, 2008
On the strength of two key acquisitions, which helped boost the number of wireless products handled in 2007 by 55% to 83 million, Brightpoint (NASDAQ:CELL) has become the largest global distributor of wireless devices and related accessories. It is ...