RCN Metro to Exhibit at COMPTEL Plus Spring 2010 Convention & Expo

What: COMPTEL PLUS Spring 2010 Convention & Expo

When: March 14 – 17, 2010

Where: Gaylord Opryland, Nashville, TN

Who: Felipe Alvarez, President, RCN Metro, and Maura Mahoney, VP of Sales and Marketing, will be available for interviews throughout the event. To arrange a meeting, please contact Stephanie Williams at 508-621-1862 or Stephanie.Williams@rcnmetro.com.

Notes: Attendees are encouraged to visit the RCN Metro booth (#713) to learn more about RCN Metro’s high-capacity transport services, which include Ethernet, Wavelength, SONET, and Internet as well as network design, build and operate services. RCN Metro is committed to providing highly reliable, low-latency, customized communications services to carriers, enterprises customers and government agencies alike. RCN Metro will be offering visitors a chance to win an Amazon Kindle.

From 6 pm – 8 pm on Monday, March 15th, RCN Metro will host a cocktail and networking event. Invitations are available from a RCN Metro Account Executive.

About RCN Metro Optical Networks

RCN Metro, http://www.rcnmetro.com, is a premier provider of high-capacity transport services for carriers as well as large and medium-sized businesses. RCN Metro offers a comprehensive suite of services including: Ethernet, SONET, Wavelength, Video Transport, Internet and more. With a network leveraging unique rights-of-way, spanning from Maine to Virginia and out to Chicago, RCN Metro deploys custom solutions to service providers as well as companies in the finance, hospitality, media, government, health care and education industries. RCN Metro is a wholly owned division of RCN Corporation.

About RCN Corporation

RCN Corporation (NASDAQ: RCNI), www.rcn.com, is a competitive broadband services provider delivering all-digital and high definition video, high-speed internet and premium voice services to residential and small-medium business customers under the brand names of RCN and RCN Business Services, respectively. In addition, through its RCN Metro Optical Networks business unit, RCN delivers fiber-based high-capacity data transport services to large commercial customers, primarily large enterprises and carriers, targeting the metropolitan central business districts in the company’s geographic markets. RCN’s primary service areas include Washington, D.C., Philadelphia, Lehigh Valley (PA), New York City, Boston and Chicago. (RCNI-G)