About Us

Next Generation Wireless first started as an Authorized Agent of UScellular back in 2001, with two retail locations in Cedar Falls and Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Since then, we’ve expanded to several locations throughout the Midwest. Our success is contributed to the hard work and the value we put into our customers and associates. Our associates’ knowledge, passion, and commitment help provide the best experience possible which cultivates long-term customer loyalty. We pride ourselves on respecting others and offering both our customers and associates the support and service they’ve grown to expect. With a kind heart, sense of humor, and a great deal of respect you can accomplish anything.


Meet the Corporate Office

From our Leadership Team to our store managers and associates and customers, our focus is on providing our customers with the best experience possible. Get to know the members of our Leadership Team that help our company provide greater services to our customers.

Bill Bradford

Founder & Lead Visionary

This Steelers football fan loves spending time with his family at the lake and cheering on the UNI Panthers. Life is all about smiles on faces (which is exactly what happens to this guy when presented with a deliciously prepared, Filet)!

James Rozendaal

Chief Financial Officer

When James isn't swooning over his beloved spreadsheets, he's enjoying time with his wife and kids, camping, or watching sports. GO HAWKS!

Molly Burdess

Human Resources Leader

This hard-working woman is a Human Resources Enclyopedia by day and a soccer mom by night!

Brett Cooney

Inventory Manager

This family man enjoys anything and everything outdoors!

Alex Haats

IT Coordinator

The only thing to do after a hard day's work staring at monitors is to go home and look at a nicer monitor...

Jonathan Jusino

Director of Sales

While I may not be whipping up gourmet meals in the kitchen, I've mastered the art of the BBQ, which is a whole different kind of culinary expertise. Spending quality time with my family, enjoying those BBQ dinners, is the perfect way to recharge and enjoy my time outside the office.

Emilee Nedoba

Marketing Coordinator

I thrive on the opportunity to unleash my creative spirit and tackle challenges daily. My role allows me to blend innovative thinking with problem-solving skills, crafting supportive tools to help my teammates. Beyond the office, I'm fueled by a deep passion for community involvement. Whether it's lending a hand at local events or brainstorming opportunities to support our thriving downtown - I'm dedicated to making a positive impact wherever I go. When the weekend rolls around, you'll often find me gardening, reading, camping, or chasing my kids around with my husband.

Megan Hix

Accounting/HR Associate

Marie Kondo got her big start after learning a thing or two from this organizing pro!

Chelsea Burrows


This UNI Grad enjoys spending time with her boyfriend Caleb and their dog, Josey. When Chelsea isn't working, you will most likely find her outdoors near water!

Jennie Tranbarger

Accounting Specialist

After the laptop closes, this gal enjoys spending time outside fishing, gardening, or relaxing in the sun!

Adam Kies

Property Manager

Ashley Hackett

HR Specialist

Freshly minted from university, Ashley is making waves in the dynamic realm of HR. With a passion for people and a knack for problem-solving, she’s diving headfirst into the intricate world of human resources. When she’s not navigating the intricacies of workplace dynamics, you can find Ashley soaking up the sun outdoors or sharing quality moments with her beloved cat, Binx.

Neil Sura

Reconciliation Specialist

I love playing tennis and exercising - I've found it helps keeps me energized and focused. On weekends, you can often find me glued to soccer matches, cheering for my favorite teams. I also enjoy hanging out with friends, exploring new places, and playing cards with my girlfriend!

Courtney Frey

Sales Trainer

With a background in Psychology and over 15 years of sales experience, Courtney’s human centric approach to training empowers others to grow and operate at their very best. Courtney is also a public speaker, published author, certified life coach, and ordained wedding officiant. She lives with her husband James of twenty nine years and together they raised three happy adult children. She has four beautiful grandchildren, two dogs, loves the outdoors, is active in theater, and loves to host and throw parties.

Morgan Helle

Accounting Intern

Morgan loves listening to country music and spending time with her family. Outside of work she enjoys hiking, hanging out with friends, and summer bonfires.

Meet the Area Sales Leaders + our Business Account Executive

Derek Lindstrom

Area Sales Leader, Eastern Iowa Region

Knowledgeable about all the latest technology - somehow, this man is also in the know about antique automotive tech (like the old Mustang he is restoring)!

Jose Ortiz

Area Sales Leader, Western Illinois Region

This man's homemade Pico Salsa game is about as strong as his hair gel. But in all seriousness, if you haven't tried Jose's Pico - you're missing out!

Lee Green

Area Sales Leader, NW Iowa + Nebraska

After hours, Lee trades his tie for a toolbelt and turns his acreage into a world of innovation to let his creativity flow!

Blane Swanson

Business Account Executive

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