Recent Press Releases

Lumos Networks Corp. Reports First Quarter 2016 Results

First Quarter 2016 Highlights: · Year-over-year growth in consolidated revenues and Adjusted EBITDA · $50.8 million total revenue, up nearly 1% · $23.1...

Consolidated Communications Reports First Quarter 2016 Results

Delivered a strong quarter of data connection adds with an increase of 3,500 Increased year over year commercial and carrier data and transport services by 6.4% Generated $59.5 million in cash from...

BREAKING: Verizon Strikers, Shareholders & Supporters Arrested Outside Annual Meeting

Thousands Protest outside 400 Verizon Wireless Stores Nationwide in the Fight to Save Middle Class Jobs Customer Dissatisfaction Grows to New High and Shareholders Vote to Address Short-Sighted...

Hammer Fiber Selects IO to Provide Central Network Hub for Next-Generation Telco Services

Phoenix, Ariz. – May 4, 2016 – IO, a leading global provider of Data Center Services, today announced Hammer Fiber has selected the IO.New Jersey data center to provide network...

Cincinnati Bell Reports First Quarter 2016 Results

HIGHLIGHTS Strong first quarter Adjusted EBITDA1 of $77 million, with Adjusted EBITDA margins2 of 27 percent Revenue from strategic products totaled $152 million, up 21 percent compared to prior year...

Lumos Networks Joins Equinix Cloud Exchange

Provides Lumos Networks' enterprise customers with carrier-class access to broad portfolio of cloud providers WAYNESBORO, Va. -- (BUSINESS WIRE) Lumos Networks Corp. ("Lumos Networks"...

Windstream reports first-quarter results

Grew consumer revenue sequentially Expanded enterprise contribution margin Improved debt maturity profile LITTLE ROCK, Ark., May 05, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Windstream (NASDAQ: WIN), a leading...

CenturyLink Reports First Quarter 2016 Results

Achieved operating revenues of approximately $4.4 billion, including core revenues(1) of approximately $4.0 billion Generated operating cash flow(2) of nearly $1.7 billion, excluding special items...

GTCR Completes Acquisition of Onvoy

GTCR to Support Growth of Leading Wholesale Communications Enabler CHICAGO, IL – May 4, 2016 GTCR, a leading private equity firm, announced today that it has completed the previously announced...

GVTC leverages fiber assets/partnerships with Wholesale Carrier Ethernet business launch

SMITHSON VALLEY, May 3, 2016 — GVTC, a leader in fiber communications, is expanding its line of business into Wholesale Carrier Ethernet services. Through a unique, high-capacity fiber network,...

Consolidated Communications Launches Business Cloud Services in Six Metro Markets

Businesses can access state-of-the-art IT infrastructure without a large upfront investment MATTOON, Ill., May 04, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CNSL), a...

Birch Names Tony Tomae as President and CEO

Company plans to focus on organic growth with this coordinated executive appointment Atlanta, Ga.–May 3, 2016–Birch Communications, Inc., ("Birch") a leading provider of...

FairPoint Communications reports first quarter 2016 results

Unlevered Free Cash Flow1 of $34.7 million for the quarter Improving subscriber trends supported revenue of $206.8 million for the quarter Adjusted EBITDA1 of $62.0 million for the quarter Capital...

Telehouse and Atlantic Metro Communications Launch Partnership

NEW YORK, May 3rd, 2016 – Telehouse, a global leader for Data Centers, international Internet exchanges, and managed IT services, is announcing a partner alliance with Atlantic Metro that will...

Under Deceptive Policy, Verizon Refuses to Fix Customer Lines, Forcing Consumers to Take Fiber or Lose Service

FCC complaint exposes Verizon's efforts to deceive customers and cut off service in violation of FCC's rules WASHINGTON — A complaint filed today at the Federal Communications...

USA FIBER Completes Ashburn Ring Conduit System

Delivering on Purpose Built Network Lifecycle Management Expertise ASHBURN, Va., May 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- USA FIBER, a company that engineers, builds and operates mission critical dark fiber...

Frontier Communications Reports 2016 First Quarter Results

· Completed acquisition of California, Texas and Florida markets on April 1st · Maintained an attractive, sustainable dividend payout ratio, as adjusted, of 56% ·...

Frontier Announces Expansion of Fiber Technology to Hartford's North End

HARTFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Frontier Communications (FTR) announced an additional investment in Hartford, Connecticut that will increase speeds and deploy additional fiber technology to...

Amazon Web Services Direct Connect Now Available in the EdgeConneX® Portland Edge Data Center®

New AWS Direct Connect Location Extends Cloud Access to the Edge Herndon, VA – May 2, 2016 – EdgeConneX®, specializing in global data center solutions at the edge of the network,...

Spherix Files Complaint for Patent Infringement Against Level 3 Communications, TW Telecom, and Fairpoint Communications Inc.

Spherix Incorporated announced it has filed two lawsuits for the infringement of intellectual property formerly owned by Nortel Networks. CEO Anthony Hayes says the patent on which these new...