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For immediate release

Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Lumos Networks to Participate in Panel at Metro Connect on January 31, 2017

WAYNESBORO, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Lumos Networks Corp. (“Lumos Networks” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: LMOS), a leading fiber-based service provider in the Mid-Atlantic region, announced that it will participate in a panel discussion at the Metro Connect Conference on January 31, 2017.

Metro Connect Panel: Steps to Creating Tomorrow’s Metro Market
Miami, FL: Tuesday, January 31, 2017 @ 10:00am

Timothy Biltz, President and CEO of Lumos Networks will participate in a CEO Panel Discussion: Steps to Creating Tomorrow’s Metro Market. Other guests on the panel include Cliff Kane, Co-CEO Cleareon Fiber Networks; Dave Schaeffer, Founder & CEO Cogent Communications and Bob Udell, President & CEO Consolidated Communications.

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.