Unite Private Networks Joins COMPTEL

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Unite Private Networks Joins COMPTEL Membership will expand opportunities for UPN

Kansas City, MO (October 16, 2013) – Unite Private Networks (UPN) announced today it recently became a member of COMPTEL, the leading industry association representing competitive communications service providers and their supplier partners.

“Becoming a member of COMPTEL will open doors to new and exciting opportunities for UPN,” stated Jason W. Adkins, Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing. “We are excited to be joining an influential organization that advocates for the principles of a competitive telecommunications marketplace.”

"COMPTEL welcomes Unite Private Networks as one of the newest members of the association. With its proven history providing high-bandwidth, fiber services to schools, healthcare organizations, government entities, data centers and enterprise, Unite is a great example of how the competitive carriers we represent are benefiting consumers around the country," said Jerry James, CEO of COMPTEL. "We look forward to working with Unite on our policy advocacy efforts and having the company benefit from our biannual convention and networking events."

COMPTEL members are entrepreneurial companies driving technological innovation and creating economic growth through competitive voice, video, and data offerings and the development and deployment of next-generation, IP-based networks and services.

About Unite Private Networks: UPN provides high-bandwidth, fiber-based communications networks and services to schools, governments, carriers, data centers, hospitals, and enterprise business customers across a 20 state, 5,000 route-mile, service area. Service offerings include dark and lit fiber, private line, optical Ethernet, wavelength services, Internet access, data center services, and other customized solutions. Headquartered in Kansas City, MO, UPN has been providing customer focused communications solutions since 1998. For more information on UPN, please visit www.uniteprivatenetworks.com.

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