Who: Cavalier Telephone and TV
Vitals: This independent telco is based in Richmond, Va., and was founded in 1998. It serves 16 states and has more than 650,000 lines serving residential and business customers.
Why you should care: Cavalier has been growing steadily, acquiring TalkAmerica and Elantic in 2006, and several other companies over the last seven years. It also has move aggressively into TV services.
What's next: Cavalier is now deploying mid-band Ethernet technology from Hatteras Networks.
- see this press release from Hatteras