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Friday, June 20, 2014
Lumos Networks Joins FTTH Cloud Impact and Women in Fiber Panels
WAYNESBORO, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Lumos Networks Corp. (“Lumos Networks” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq:LMOS), a fiber-based service provider of data, voice and IP-based telecommunication services in the Mid-Atlantic region, announced Joti Balani, Lumos Vice President of Marketing, will join panel discussions on Cloud services and Women in Fiber at the Fiber to the Home Conference & Expo. The event will take place from June 23rd to June 25th in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
 
The 2014 FTTH Conference & Expo is FTTH Council of Americas’ annual conference which explores the evolution of fiber in the first mile advancements, techniques, applications, and network management best practices for both business and residential consumers. Ms. Balani will participate in the following panels:
 
Women in Fiber Panel Discussion and Luncheon: The Path to Success: June 23rd 12:00 p.m.
 
Corning will host this inaugural panel of leading women in the telecommunications industry who will provide their insight into professional development and the opportunities for women to achieve their full potential in the field.
 
Cloud Summit: Providing Consumers with the Cloud Services They Need and Want: June 25th 10:45 a.m.
 
Ms. Balani will join moderator Sean Buckley of FierceTelecom, Google, ITS Telecommunications and NeoNova to discuss the various models fiber network operators are pursuing to create value and increase customer retention with Cloud Services.
 
"We are very excited by the tremendous market response to Fiber to the Home that has occurred just within the last year. Communities everywhere are reaching out to find out how to bring future proof scalable ultra-high bandwidth to their citizens," said Heather Burnett Gold, President FTTH Council Americas. "We are excited to have Joti participating in both our Women in Fiber panel on Monday and our Cloud Summit on Wednesday. Her experience and knowledge will serve as a great role model to other women and promises exceptional content at our Summit," she added.
 
Please refer to the Fiber to the Home website for more information: http://www.ftthannual.org

About the Combination of Spirit Communications and Lumos Networks

The combination of Spirit Communications and Lumos Networks creates a super-regional fiber bandwidth network with over 21,000 miles of fiber and more than 9,000 on-net locations across nine states in the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast United States. The new entity offers a full range of Ethernet, MPLS, dark fiber, advanced voice and cloud services to thousands of carrier, enterprise, data center and government customers. The entity also connects 44 total data centers, including 12 co-location and data centers. More information: is available at www.lumosnetworks.com. and www.spiritcom.com.

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Lumos Networks provides fiber internet, voice, and IP connectivity over a dense fiber-based network serving enterprise and carrier customers in areas around and including Roanoake, VA, Richmond, VA, Daleville, VA, Waynesboro, VA, Hampton Roads, VA, Virginia Beach, VA, Lynchburg, VA, Charleston, WV, Huntington, WV, Beckley, WV, Parkersburg, WV, Clarksburg, WV, Morgantown, WV, Wheeling, WV, Pittsburgh, PA, Harrisburg, PA, Altoona, PA, Hagerstown, MD, and Washington, D.C.