MIDDLETOWN, R.I., Sept. 26, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Towerstream (Nasdaq:TWER), a leading 4G and Wi-Fi/Small Cell Network provider, today announced that its President and CEO, Jeff Thompson, will participate on a panel titled, "Wi-Fi and DAS: Working Together" at the 2012 Wireless Infrastructure Show on Tuesday, October 2nd, 2012, at 10:45amET in the Barrel Spring room of the Peabody Orlando.
Additional panelists include: Jim Parker, AT&T; Bob Friday, Cisco; Bo Piekarski, Crown Castle; Josh Gerst, RF Connect; and moderated by Peter Murray, CCI Systems.
Panel Description: Rising smartphone usage and endless data sessions mandate changes to how operators provide services indoors. Because more than 70% of wireless connections initiate from inside a building, wireless operators increasingly are leveraging Wi-Fi to relieve network congestion. This panel will explore how wireless operators are using Wi-Fi technology as an offload strategy, and the challenges and opportunities associated with Wi-Fi offload.More information can be found at: http://bit.ly/P1HJKw . Towerstream Corporation owns, operates and leases a leading wireless infrastructure network consisting of thousands of nodes in several major U.S. markets. The company provides Wi-Fi and small cell network capabilities to cellular phone operators as well as tower, Internet and cable companies. For more information about the Conference or to schedule a one-on-one meeting, please contact Towerstream's public relations representative Todd Barrish at 646-396-6090. About Towerstream Corporation Towerstream (Nasdaq:TWER) is a leading 4G and Wi-Fi/Small Cell Network provider. The company owns, operates, and leases Wi-Fi and Small Cell sites to cellular phone operators, tower, Internet and cable companies and hosts a variety of customers on its network. Towerstream was originally founded in 2000 to deliver fixed-wireless high-speed Internet access to businesses and to date offers superior broadband services in over 12 urban markets including New York City, Boston, Los Angeles, Chicago, Philadelphia, the San Francisco Bay area, Miami, Seattle, Dallas-Fort Worth, Nashville, Las Vegas-Reno and the greater Providence area. For more information on Towerstream services, please visit www.towerstream.com and/or follow us @Towerstream. The Towerstream Corporation logo is available at: http://www.globenewswire.com/newsroom/prs/?pkgid=6570 Safe Harbor Certain statements contained in this press release are "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of applicable federal securities laws, including, without limitation, anything relating or referring to future financial results and plans for future business development activities, and are thus prospective. Forward-looking statements are inherently subject to risks and uncertainties, some of which cannot be predicted or quantified based on current expectations. Such risks and uncertainties include, without limitation, the risks and uncertainties set forth from time to time in reports filed by the Company with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including, without limitation, risk related to our ability to deploy and expand a small cell rooftop asset platform in the New York City and other key markets. Although the Company believes that the expectations reflected in such forward-looking statements are reasonable, it can give no assurance that such expectations will prove to be correct. Consequently, future events and actual results could differ materially from those set forth in, contemplated by, or underlying the forward-looking statements contained herein. The Company undertakes no obligation to correct or update any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.
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