ANNUAL REVENUE: $40 billion
President and CEO: Gary D. Forsee, current chairman and chief executive for Sprint
Chairman: Timothy M. Donahue, current president and CEO of Nextel
EMPLOYEES: About 77,000
WIRELESS SUBSCRIBERS: More than 35 million
LOCAL TELECOM CUSTOMERS: 7.7 million. Would be spun off as a separate company with about $6 billion in annual revenue.
EXECUTIVE HEADQUARTERS: Reston, Va., Nextel's current headquarters
OPERATIONAL HEADQUARTERS: Overland Park, Kan., Sprint's current headquarters