/// Voyager Mobile, a 22-Year-Old’s Cellphone Start-Up, Launches After Delay

May 20, 2012  |  All Things Digital


An attack on his Web site pushed things out a few days, but John Mardini says Voyager Mobile is now ready to take orders for cut-rate cellphone service. Mardini, a 22-year-old entrepreneur and New York University student, is reselling devices and services from Sprint . In fact, Sprint is handling most facets of the business, aside from sales and marketing. That’s a good thing, since Voyager Mobile consists of about seven employees, mostly family and friends. But though Mardini is only 22, this is already his third start-up, having already built up businesses in music equipment and IT services. Mardini says the goal with Voyager is to offer customers low monthly prices

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/// Voyager Mobile, a 22-Year-Old’s Cellphone Start-Up, Launches After Delay

May 20, 2012  |  All Things Digital


An attack on his Web site pushed things out a few days, but John Mardini says Voyager Mobile is now ready to take orders for cut-rate cellphone service. Mardini, a 22-year-old entrepreneur and New York University student, is reselling devices and services from Sprint . In fact, Sprint is handling most facets of the business, aside from sales and marketing. That’s a good thing, since Voyager Mobile consists of about seven employees, mostly family and friends. But though Mardini is only 22, this is already his third start-up, having already built up businesses in music equipment and IT services. Mardini says the goal with Voyager is to offer customers low monthly prices. Voyager is pitching $19 (plus taxes) a month for unlimited talking and texting, and $39 (plus taxes) for talking, texting and Web use. “I pay so much for my cellphone,” Mardini said in an interview last week. “I was thinking there has to be a better way to make it cheaper for everyone.” The company was all set to start taking orders on Tuesday, but the Web-site issues forced a few days’ delay. Things are up and running now, with Voyager offering a range of prepaid devices, including a pair of Android phones at $219 and Samsung’s Galaxy S II Epic 4G Touch for $549.

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