On Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2019 at SCTE•ISBE Cable-Tec Expo®, Rouzbeh Yassini will present the initial donation of $40,000 to the Wilt J. Hildenbrand Jr. Scholarship fund. Wilt’s daughter, will present the Wilt J. Hildenbrand Jr. Under 40 Rising Leader Award for the first time since being renamed in honor of her dad, during the Annual Awards Luncheon the following day, also at Cable-Tec Expo
“A big leap forward” Rouzbeh Yassini, Founder and Executive Director of UNH Broadband Center of Excellence, comments on the potential afforded by broadband accessibility for the small town of Chesterfield, the first NH town to approve investment in bringing fiber to every home and business in this community of 3,500 people .
Four names have been added to the Hall of Fame this year and Dr. Rouzbeh Yassini tops the list.
Dr. Rouzbeh Yassini’s life work in the field of advancing telecommunications is once again recognized as pioneering and fundamental to the rapid advancement of the telecommunications industry.