Lumos Networks Powers 17 Location Customized Wide Area Network (“WAN”) for DePaul Community Resources

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WAYNESBORO, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Lumos Networks Corp. (“Lumos Networks” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: LMOS),
a leading fiber-based provider of data, voice and IP-based
telecommunication services in the Mid-Atlantic region, announces the
continued strengthening of its relationship with DePaul Community
Resources, a provider of mental health and human services in Central and
Western Virginia. DePaul Community Resources is headquartered in
Roanoke, Va. and provides foster care, adoption, and services for
individuals with developmental disabilities. DePaul has been a customer
of Lumos Networks since 2002, and over that time, Lumos Networks has
customized a Wide Area Network (WAN) Ethernet solution for DePaul’s 17
separate locations.

“Given our expansion efforts, particularly in more remote locations
across the Commonwealth of Virginia and beyond, an increasingly robust
network and increased bandwidth has become paramount in our ability to
deliver on our mission of transforming the lives of children, families
and adults with unique challenges,” said Amanda Stanley, President &
Chief Executive Officer. “The solutions Lumos Networks have provided
ensure effective communications for DePaul across our footprint in order
to open doors to hope and belonging.”

“Given that DePaul continues to remain in expansion mode, they needed a
system that could provide increased bandwidth and improve business
efficiencies between their headquarters in Roanoke and remote
locations,” said Joseph McCourt, Chief Revenue Officer for Lumos
Networks. “A customized wide area network provides a secure, fast and
reliable connection for their organization and provides those they serve
with a personal connection to the web. We are proud to call DePaul
Community Resources a long-standing customer and look forward to growing
with them for years to come.”

About DePaul Community Resources

DePaul Community Resources opens doors to hope and belonging for
countless children, families, and individuals with unique challenges
across Central and Western Virginia. Since 1977, our services –
including foster care, adoption, and services for individuals with
developmental disabilities – have helped to provide safe homes,
permanent families, integrated community support, and opportunities for
deep healing. At the heart of DePaul is the belief that new things are
possible when you belong. For more information about DePaul Community
Resources, visit our website depaulcr.org
or contact us at our main office in Roanoke at 540.265.8923.

About Lumos Networks

Lumos Networks is a leading fiber-based service provider in the
Mid-Atlantic region serving Carrier, Enterprise and Data Center
customers, offering end-to-end connectivity in 24 markets in Virginia,
Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Maryland, Ohio and Kentucky. With a fiber
network of 8,607 fiber route miles and more than 384,000 total fiber
strand miles, Lumos Networks connects 1,099 unique Fiber to the Cell
sites, 1,440 total FTTC connections, 34 data centers, including 7
company owned co-location facilities, 1,732 on-net buildings and over
2,800 total on-net locations. In 2015, Lumos Networks generated over
$114 million in Data revenue and over $51 million in Adjusted EBITDA
over our fiber network. Detailed information about Lumos Networks is
available at www.lumosnetworks.com.

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