Lightower to Join Communication Industry Leaders in Chicago at Channel Partners Conference & Expo, August 24-26

Leading metro fiber provider to share the latest updates on its growing Northeast network

BOXBOROUGH, MA — August 24, 2011 — Lightower Fiber Networks, a leading metro fiber network and bandwidth service provider, will be attending the Channel Partners Conference and Expo on August 24-26, 2011 at the Hyatt Regency McCormick Place in Chicago, IL.  Lightower representatives will be on hand to talk about the company’s expanding fiber network in the Northeast and its complete suite of all-fiber networking and broadband solutions.

“Over the past three years, Lightower has aggressively expanded its footprint through strategic acquisitions and the installation of new fiber routes.  Today our customers benefit from one of the most robust all-fiber networks in the United States,” said Doug Dalissandro, EVP of sales, Lightower.  “Channel Partners allows us to come together with colleagues from across our industry and share updates on our network expansion and company growth.”

With over 6,100 route miles of fiber serving over 2,400 locations, Lightower offers unparalleled network density, performance, and reliability in the Northeast, making it the premier metro fiber provider in the region.  Lightower offers end-to-end fiber networking solutions, including Ethernet, wavelengths, dark fiber, Internet access, video transport, private networks, SONET, and collocation.  Lightower’s mission critical network serves Fortune 500 companies, telecommunications carriers, wireless carriers, financial services companies, health care organizations, schools, universities, governments, and other enterprises.

The 2011 Channel Partners Conference and Expo is the communications industry’s only event exclusively for indirect sales organizations — agents, VARs, systems integrators, interconnects and consultants — focused on transforming their businesses to become the next-generation solutions providers.

To meet with a Lightower representative during Channel Partners, please email info@lightower.com, visit www.lightower.com, or call (888) LT-FIBER.

About Lightower Fiber Networks

Lightower Fiber Networks is a leading fiber network and broadband service provider in the Northeast, offering over 6,100 fiber route miles coupled with comprehensive transport, alternative access, and nationwide long haul services.  Lightower’s fiber footprint extends from New England, to eastern New York State, northern New Jersey, Long Island, and New York City.  With access to over 2,400 buildings, Lightower offers unparalleled regional density, performance, scalability, security, and reliability in the Northeast.  Lightower Fiber is headquartered in Boxborough, MA.  For more information, visit www.lightower.com or call 888-LT-FIBER.

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