David Thodey - News, Features, and Slideshows


  • Telstra pushes back shareholder vote on NBN Co deal

    Telstra (ASX:TLS) has pushed back an extraordinary general meeting initially scheduled in July for shareholders to vote on its financial heads of agreement with NBN Co, but has continued to advise that negotiations remain on track.

    Written by Tim Lohman18 March 11 10:21
  • Telstra LTE network coming by year's end

    Telstra is set to become the first Long Term Evolution (LTE) network operator in Australia, with plans to launch the technology publicly in all Australian capital cities and some regional centres by the end of the year.

    Written by James Hutchinson15 Feb. 11 00:01
  • Project New becomes "business as usual" at Telstra

    Telstra's program to simplify management and employment structure has become "business as usual" since its inception in September, according to chief executive, David Thodey.

    Written by James Hutchinson10 Feb. 11 10:56
  • Telstra uses Salesforce for crowd sourcing

    The use of the Salesforce Ideas internal forum has created more than 300 company initiatives for Telstra since it began using the application in March 2010.

    Written by Hamish Barwick11 Nov. 10 11:26
  • Telstra to focus on cost cuts, user retention

    Telecom operator Telstra (ASX:TLS) will focus on reducing costs, improving customer acquisition and retention, and long-term growth to counter an expected high-single-digit ebitda decline in FY11

    Written by Dylan Bushell-Embling21 Sept. 10 17:14
  • Telstra signs $4.5 million mobility contract with ME Bank

    Telstra has announced a new $4.5 million contract with ME Bank. The telco will provide products and services aimed at supporting the bank's "growing and increasingly mobile workforce".

    Written by Lisa Banks20 May 10 12:36
  • Competition tribunal backs Telstra’s ULLS denial

    The Australian Competition Tribunal has backed the ACCC’s decision to reject Telstra’s proposed pricing for their unconditioned local loop service (ULLS); the copper line that connects the telephone exchange to the consumer.

    Written by Lisa Banks19 May 10 11:31