Media Access Project (MAP) has named Matthew Wood as new associate director. He is formerly with the D.C. law practice of Hogan & Hartson and before that Dow, Lohnes & Albertson.
His background includes broadband deployment--a hot-button issue given the FCC's national broadband plan due to Congress Feb. 17, 2010--as well as cable programming contract negotiation, new tech issues, wireless spectrum, universal service and more.
MAP is a nonprofit firm that advocates for open and diverse, media and has represented challengers to FCC rules, including its attempted ownership rule rewrites.
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