Consumer Cellular is a postpaid mobile virtual network operator founded by John Marick and Greg Pryor in October 1995. Based in Tigard, Oregon, near Portland, the company pioneered the no contract plan model, with a key focus of their marketing being retirees. In September 2008, the company began working with AARP, helping to enlarge the Consumer Cellular's subscriber base from around 30,000 customers in 2006 to more than two million in 2016.

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  • Consumer Cellular is a postpaid mobile virtual network operator founded by John Marick and Greg Pryor in October 1995. Based in Tigard, Oregon, near Portland, the company pioneered the no contract plan model, with a key focus of their marketing being retirees. In September 2008, the company began working with AARP, helping to enlarge the Consumer Cellular's subscriber base from around 30,000 customers in 2006 to more than two million in 2016. The company received the top customer satisfaction ranking from Consumer Reports in 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2016. The company has also been named one of Oregon's fastest-growing companies, listed on the Inc. 5000 growth list since 2009, and ranked in the Portland Business Journal's Top 100 Oregon Companies list every year since 2010. The company operates using network capacity from AT&T and T-Mobile, and also resells AT&T wholesale wireless services to other virtual operators as well. (en)
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  • Consumer Cellular is a postpaid mobile virtual network operator founded by John Marick and Greg Pryor in October 1995. Based in Tigard, Oregon, near Portland, the company pioneered the no contract plan model, with a key focus of their marketing being retirees. In September 2008, the company began working with AARP, helping to enlarge the Consumer Cellular's subscriber base from around 30,000 customers in 2006 to more than two million in 2016. (en)
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