Lavon Internet's coverage area is contiguous to TierOne's existing network and will create the option for Lavon Internet customers to upgrade to higher speeds. Lavon is the second in a rapid series of transactions scheduled to close in 2008 which, taken together, will create the largest WISP in Texas.
Dallas, TX (PRWEB) August 11, 2008
TierOne Networks today announced an agreement to acquire Lavon Internet a Lavon, Texas based Wireless Internet Service Provider (WISP). The acquisition represents the second in a series of acquisitions in the Dallas-Fort Worth area for TierOne Networks. The terms were not disclosed and the transaction is expected to close within a few weeks.
"The purchase of Lavon Internet represents a significant step toward achieving our goal of creating the largest WISP in the DFW market," said Kevin Weaver, President and CEO of TierOne Networks. "Lavon Internet's coverage area is contiguous to TierOne's existing network and will create the option for Lavon Internet customers to upgrade to higher speeds. Lavon is the second in a rapid series of transactions scheduled to close in 2008 which, taken together, will create the largest WISP in Texas."
"Jeff Donaldson, Owner of Lavon Internet added, "This transaction represents the culmination of six years of hard work and I will be joining TierOne where I expect to contribute significantly to their rapid expansion plans."
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TierOne Converged Networks, Inc. is a next generation Wireless Internet Service Provider ("WISP") headquartered in Dallas, TX. TierOne's management and technical knowledge is positioned to dominate rural WISP markets in the southwestern U.S. We provide wireless broadband services to smaller or secondary rural markets that are underserved by the Incumbent Local Exchange Carriers ("ILECs") and cable TV operators. Our FCC Licensed Broadband Network delivers inexpensive, high speed, low latency internet to underserved areas in the DFW area. In addition to expanding its business through strong organic growth, TierOne Networks is pursuing an active acquisition strategy of WISPs to expand its operations and to augment its organic growth initiatives.
TierOne is interested in acquiring TX-based WISPs. Inquiries should be directed to Ron Celmer at (214) 217-8626 ext 2031.
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