PRESS RELEASE


 

Media Contact
Will Davis
Senior Vice President of Marketing and Investor Relations
Chief of Staff
(917) 519-6994
davisw@lumosnet.com

 

For immediate release

Thursday, March 24, 2016
Lumos Networks to be Gold Sponsor of the 2016 Spring Incompas Show on April 10-13

WAYNESBORO, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Lumos Networks Corp. (“Lumos Networks” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: LMOS), a leading fiber-based provider of service provider in the Mid-Atlantic region, is pleased to be a Gold Sponsor of the Spring 2016 Incompas Show, to be held April 10-13 at the Gaylord National Hotel and Convention Center in the metro Washington D.C. area. The all-new INCOMPAS show (formerly COMPTEL PLUS) is expected to have over 1,200 attendees and is the leading venue for representatives from representatives from the fiber, telecom, wireless, Internet, media and content industries.

“We are pleased to be a Gold Member sponsor of the Spring Incompas Show,” said Joseph E. McCourt, Chief Revenue Officer for Lumos Networks. “We view Incompas to be a ‘must attend‘ venue for the fiber bandwidth industry and we expect to meet with all of our key customers at this show.”

Mr. McCourt continued, “We plan to unveil our revised Near-Net Building list of 100,000+ locations within ½ mile of our 8,600+ route mile fiber network. This refined offering will also include sites in our newly-added 822-mile network expansion into the markets of Richmond, Norfolk and Hampton Roads. We look forward to working closely with our partners to help solve the fiber bandwidth needs of their customers’ with cost effective solutions using our dense fiber network.”

If you would like to schedule a meeting with the Lumos Networks Carrier End User/Wholesale Partnership sales team, please contact Roger Adamiak, Director of Strategic Sales, adamiakr@LumosNet.com and 412-963-7333.

Additionally, Lumos Networks is pleased to participate in panel event at the Incompas event:

Time/Date: Monday, April 11 (10:30am-11:30am)
Venue: AT&T Theater
Topic: Next Generation of Mobile Technology:
Moderator: Jim Patterson, Chairman and CEO, Patterson Advisory Group, LLC

Speakers:

  • Steve Sharkey, VP, Government Affairs, Technology and Engineering Policy, T-Mobile
  • Paula Boyd, Director, Government and Regulatory Affairs, Microsoft
  • Will Davis, SVP, Marketing and Investor Relations & Chief of Staff, Lumos Networks

Panel Topic Summary: Wireless communications technology and Internet Protocol (IP) are converging to create the next generation of mobile technology. This convergence has radio frequency spectrum capacity demands being increased requiring higher-speeds (5G) for more robust content (IoT). This panel of industry experts will discuss the trends, opportunities and issues in licensed and unlicensed spectrum to deliver mobile broadband to consumers and businesses.

Please click here to view registered companies for the Incompas event.

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.